Posts Covering Mortgage Rates

Today’s Mortgage Rates Analysis

Current mortgage rates and mortgage market movement. Today's mortgage rates and mortgage news. Live rate quotes available. News and data provided by MBSQuoteline, a real-time mortgage market data service available to loan officers, real estate agents, and other finance professionals.

Freddie Mac: Mortgage Rates Extend 13-Week Run

Freddie Mac reports falling mortgage rates. Consumers still have access to rates near all-time lows.

When Is The “Perfect” Time To Lock Your Mortgage Rate?

Is there a "best" day, week, or month to lock your rate? Mortgage rate shoppers can find better rates by strategically planning their lock.

Today, Will The Fed Finally Raise Its Interest Rates?

The Federal Reserve meeting adjourns today and, although the Fed doesn't set mortgage rates, its rhetoric and actions can influence them. Analysis and advice.

Freddie Mac: Mortgage Rates Still Cheap After Modest Rise

Freddie Mac reports a rise in the 30-year mortgage rate, to 3.50%. Mortgage consumers still have access to rates near all-time lows.

Insider’s Guide To: Predicting And Forecasting Mortgage Rates

Want to lock a low mortgage rate? It helps to know how mortgage interest rates work. Be a better shopper. Learn how to predict today's mortgage rates.

Freddie Mac: 30-Year Mortgage Rates Keep On Giving

Freddie Mac reports 30-year mortgage rates dropping again, and hiding beneath 3.5%. Mortgage rates are down close to 60 basis points (0.60%) from the New Year.

With Mortgage Rates In The 3s, It Still Pays To Shop

Mortgage rates are in the 3s, but that doesn't mean you should skip rate shopping. Get an even lower rate with time-proven rate shopping methods.

September 2016 Mortgage Rates (Purchase & Refinance)

Experts said mortgage rates would 4.5% by now. Instead, they're below 3.5%. For September 2016, there are several threats to today's low rates. Should you lock today?

Freddie Mac: Mortgage Rates Streak Hits 10 Weeks

Mortgage rates have held below 3.5% for 10 straight weeks. This has never happened in history. Is it your last chance to get cheap rate for a purchase, or to do that home loan refinance?

Mortgage Rates Have Never Been This Low, For This Long

Mortgage rates are holding in a very tight range. Mortgage consumers are enjoying prolonged opportunity to secure a low rate.

Today’s Best Mortgage Refinance Candidates: August 23, 2016

Refinance activity is rising. Who is refinancing, and who is missing the boat? Analysis of today's low mortgage rates plus access to today's live mortgage rates.

Homeowners, Home Buyers Enjoy Prolonged Rate Slide

Mortgage rates are holding in a very tight range. Mortgage consumers are enjoying prolonged opportunity to secure a low rate.

Make Lenders Fight Over You, Plus 6 More Refinance Rate Strategies

Just about anyone can get a low rate in today’s market. But that's no excuse to leave money on the refinance table.

Study: Mortgage Consumers Refuse To Shop For Rates

Fewer than 25% of mortgage consumers apply with more than one lender. Know these time-proven strategies to find the best loan and rate for you.

Mortgage Rates Strikingly Subdued Near 39-Month Low

Mortgage rates are holding in a very tight range. Mortgage consumers are enjoying prolonged opportunity to secure a low rate.

What Happens To Home Buying Power As Rates Rise?

Home buyers often watch the price of homes, but that's just half the equation. Mortgage rates could affect affordability even more.

The Mistake That Is “Waiting For Lower Rates”

Mortgage rates are near record lows. Most homeowners will do better by taking available rates today instead of waiting for a future drop.

Don’t Accept Your First Mortgage Rate Quote

Shopping for a mortgage rate is not time consuming, but half of home loan consumers don't do it. They could be missing out on significantly better rates and fees.

August 2016 Mortgage Rate Forecast (Purchase & Refinance)

Experts said mortgage rates would 4.5% by now. Instead, they're below 3.5%. For August 2016, there are several threats to today's low rates. Should you lock today?

2016 Conforming, FHA, & VA Loan Limits

Mortgage loan limits for every U.S. county, as published by Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac, the Federal Housing Administration (FHA), and the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)