Posts Covering Mortgage Rates

May 2016 Mortgage Rate Forecast (FHA, VA, USDA & Conv)

Experts said mortgage rates would over 4.5% by now. Instead, they're in the 3s. For May 2016, there are several threats to low rates. Should you lock today?

Freddie Mac: Mortgage Rates Rise For 2nd Straight Week

Mortgage rates rose for the second straight week but remain near the lowest levels of the last 3 years. Is this your last chance to get cheap rate for a purchase, or to do that home loan refinance?

Are Mortgage Rates Today Moving Higher or Lower?

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.

Mortgage Rates This Week: Fed Meeting & More

The Federal Reserve meets this week and, although the Fed doesn't set mortgage rates, its rhetoric and actions can influence them. Analysis and advice.

Freddie Mac: 30-Year Mortgage Rates Drop To 153-Week Low

Freddie Mac reports 30-year mortgage rates dropping for the second straight week, and reaching a new, three-year low. Mortgage rates are down more than 40 basis points (0.40%) from the New Year.

Mortgage Rates: Almost Everything You Want To Know

Know more about mortgage rates, and you'll get a better rate. Understand how rates are made and how to best shop for FHA, VA, USDA, & conventional loans.

Mortgage Rates Just Dropped Most In 66 Weeks; Lowest Since May 2013

Mortgage rates are defying expert forecasts, and have just dropped to their lowest levels in 55 weeks. Analysis of mortgage rates plus float/lock advice.

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.

Freddie Mac: Mortgage Rates Unchanged At 3.71%

With mortgage rates dropping again, and considerable up-side potential on next month's market, it may be time (finally!) to start that home loan refinance.

Will Mortgage Rates Go Even Lower In 2016?

Mortgage rates were expected to rise in 2016. Instead, they dropped to 12-month lows. Surprisingly, there is still room for rates to drop.

April 2016 Mortgage Rate Forecast (FHA, VA, USDA & Conv)

Experts said mortgage rates would over 4.5% by now. Instead, they're in the 3s. For April 2016, there are several threats to low rates. Should you lock today?

Mortgage Rates Already Retreating From Freddie Mac’s Print Of 3.73%

Waiting to find a mortgage rate in the 3s? It's a good time to get one. Analysis of the weekly Freddie Mac survey, plus live rate quotes and expert mortgage rate forecasts.

This Week In Mortgage Rates: Fed Meeting & More

The Federal Reserve meets this week and, although the Fed doesn't set mortgage rates, its rhetoric and actions can influence them. Analysis and advice.

Freddie Mac: 30-Year Mortgage Rates Rise For 2nd Straight Week

Freddie Mac reports 30-year mortgage rates rising for the second straight week. However, rates remain much cheaper than they were to start the year.

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: Mortgage Payments Fall 4% For Today’s Home Buyers

Mortgage rates dropped again this week. What should you expect to pay for your mortgage, whether fixed-rate or ARM? Analysis & access to today's live rates.

Freddie Mac: Mortgage Rates Now Lowest In 385 Days

Mortgage rates are defying expert forecasts, and have just dropped to their lowest levels in 55 weeks. Analysis of mortgage rates plus float/lock advice.

A Mortgage Rate Forecast: Week Of February 22, 2016

Mortgage rates are rising after 6 straight weeks of drops. What should a rate shopper expect for the week ahead? An analysis of today's mortgage rates.

The Best Mortgage Refinance Candidates: February 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.

Freddie Mac: Mortgage Rate Win Streak Hits 6 Weeks

2016 mortgage rates are defying expert predictions. Instead of rising toward 5%, rates are dropping -- big time. Analysis and access to quick, live quotes.

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)