Mortgage rates move down for Friday

wavebreakmedia/Shutterstock.com Several closely watched mortgage rates fell today. The average rates on 30-year fixed and 15-year fixed mortgages both receded. The average rate on 5/1 adjustable-rate mortgages, or ARMs, the most popular type of variable rate mortgage, held firm. Mortgage rates are constantly changing, but they have remained in a historically low range for quite…

Refinance rates move lower for Thursday

bbernard/Shutterstock Multiple benchmark refinance rates receded today. Nationwide averages for 30-year fixed and 15-year fixed refinances both slid down. Meanwhile, the average rate on 10-year fixed refis inched up. Refinancing rates are constantly changing, but, overall, they are very low by historical standards. If you’re in the market to refinance, it may make sense to…

Mortgage rates ease for Wednesday

Monkey Business Images/Shutterstock.com Multiple benchmark mortgage rates ticked downward today. The average rates on 30-year fixed and 15-year fixed mortgages both ticked downwards. The average rate on 5/1 adjustable-rate mortgages, or ARMs, the most popular type of variable rate mortgage, climbed. Rates for mortgages are in a constant state of flux, but they continue to…

Refinance rates tick higher for Tuesday

bbernard/Shutterstock Multiple key refinance rates notched higher today. Nationwide averages on 30-year fixed and 15-year fixed refinances both floated higher. Meanwhile, the average rate on 10-year fixed refis also rose. Compare refinancing rates in your area now. 30-year fixed refinance The average 30-year fixed-refinance rate is 4.02 percent, up 6 basis points from a week…

Mortgage rates increase for Tuesday

Monkey Business Images/Shutterstock.com Several closely watched mortgage rates ticked up today. The average for a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage climbed higher, but the average rate on a 15-year fixed were flat. Meanwhile, the average rate on 5/1 adjustable-rate mortgages inched up. Rates for mortgages are constantly changing, but they continue to represent a bargain compared to…

Mortgage rates move lower for Monday

DGLimages/Shutterstock.com Multiple key mortgage rates dropped today. The average rates on 30-year fixed and 15-year fixed mortgages both tapered off. The average rate on 5/1 adjustable-rate mortgages, meanwhile, also receded. Rates for mortgages are constantly changing, but they continue to represent a bargain compared to rates before the Great Recession. If you’re in the market…

Mortgage rates decline for Friday

wavebreakmedia/Shuttestock.com Several key mortgage rates sunk lower today. The average rates on 30-year fixed and 15-year fixed mortgages both declined. The average rate on 5/1 adjustable-rate mortgages, meanwhile, also sunk lower. Mortgage rates change daily, but they remain low by historical standards. If you’re in the market for a mortgage, it may be a great…

Mortgage rates dip for Wednesday

The Nice Life Pic/Shutterstock.com Multiple closely watched mortgage rates ticked downward today. The average rates on 30-year fixed and 15-year fixed mortgages both were down. Meanwhile, the average rate on 5/1 adjustable-rate mortgages also slid lower. Mortgage rates are in a constant state of flux, but they continue to represent a bargain compared to rates…

Refinance rates move lower for Tuesday

bbernard/Shutterstock Several benchmark refinance rates dropped today. Average rates nationwide for 30-year fixed and 15-year fixed refinances both fell. The average rate on 10-year fixed refis, meanwhile, also ticked downward. Rates for refinancing change daily, but, overall, they are very low by historical standards. If you’re in the market to refinance, it may make sense…

Mortgage rates fall for Tuesday

Monkey Business Images/Shutterstock.com (1) Multiple benchmark mortgage rates were down today. The average rates on 30-year fixed and 15-year fixed mortgages both tapered off. The average rate on 5/1 adjustable-rate mortgages, meanwhile, also trended down. Rates for mortgages are in a constant state of flux, but overall, they are very low by historical standards. If…

Mortgage rates ease for Monday

Monkey Business Images/Shutterstock.com Several benchmark mortgage rates dropped today. The average rates on 30-year fixed and 15-year fixed mortgages both were down. The average rate on 5/1 adjustable-rate mortgages, meanwhile, also fell. Mortgage rates change daily, but they remain much lower overall than they were before the Great Recession. If you’re in the market for…

Key mortgage rates mixed for Friday

wavebreakmedia/Shuttestock.com Mortgage rates showed no clear direction today. The average for a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage was flat, but the average rate on a 15-year fixed climbed higher. Meanwhile, the average rate on 5/1 adjustable-rate mortgages receded. Rates for mortgages are constantly changing, but they have remained in a historically low range for quite some time.…