Mortgage rates increase for Friday

Monkey Business Images/Shutterstock.com Several closely watched mortgage rates increased today. The average rates on 30-year fixed and 15-year fixed mortgages both climbed. On the variable-mortgage side, the average rate on 5/1 adjustable-rate mortgages also advanced. Mortgage rates are in a constant state of flux, but they continue to represent a bargain compared to rates before…

Refinance rates ease for Tuesday

bbernard/Shutterstock Several benchmark refinance rates sunk lower today. Average rates nationwide for 30-year fixed and 15-year fixed refinances both ticked downwards. The average rate on 10-year fixed refis, meanwhile, also trended down. RATE SEARCH: Compare refinancing rates in your area now. 30-year fixed refinance The average 30-year fixed-refinance rate is 4.08 percent, down 1 basis…

Mortgage rates fall for Tuesday

wavebreakmedia/Shuttestock.com Several key mortgage rates decreased today. The average for a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage fell, but the average rate on a 15-year fixed held steady. The average rate on 5/1 adjustable-rate mortgages, the most popular type of variable rate mortgage, dropped. RATE SEARCH: Compare mortgage rates in your area now. 30-year fixed mortgages The average…

Mortgage rates move lower for Monday

wavebreakmedia/Shutterstock.com Multiple key mortgage rates receded 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, the most popular type of variable rate mortgage, also declined. RATE SEARCH: Compare mortgage rates in your area now. 30-year fixed mortgages The average 30-year fixed-mortgage rate is…

Mortgage rates move higher for Friday

Monkey Business Images/Shutterstock.com Multiple key mortgage rates notched higher today. The average rates on 30-year fixed and 15-year fixed mortgages both trended upward. The average rate on 5/1 adjustable-rate mortgages, meanwhile, also climbed. RATE SEARCH: Compare mortgage rates in your area now. 30-year fixed mortgages The average 30-year fixed-mortgage rate is 4.09 percent, up 2…

Mortgage rates move higher for Thursday

DGLimages/Shutterstock.com Several benchmark mortgage rates floated higher today. The average rates on 30-year fixed and 15-year fixed mortgages both trended upward. The average rate on 5/1 adjustable-rate mortgages, meanwhile, also climbed. RATE SEARCH: Compare mortgage rates in your area now. 30-year fixed mortgages The average 30-year fixed-mortgage rate is 4.08 percent, up 9 basis points…

Refinance rates rise for Thursday

bbernard/Shutterstock Multiple closely watched refinance rates increased today. The average rates on 30-year fixed and 15-year fixed refinances both climbed higher. The average rate on 10-year fixed refis, meanwhile, also floated higher. RATE SEARCH: Compare refinancing rates in your area now. 30-year fixed refinance The average 30-year fixed-refinance rate is 4.12 percent, up 11 basis…

Mortgage rates move up for Wednesday

bbernard/Shutterstock.com Several benchmark mortgage rates rose today. The average rates on 30-year fixed and 15-year fixed mortgages both rose. The average rate on 5/1 adjustable-rate mortgages, the most popular type of variable rate mortgage, also notched higher. RATE SEARCH: Compare mortgage rates in your area now. 30-year fixed mortgages The average 30-year fixed-mortgage rate is…

Refinance rates tick higher for Tuesday

bbernard/Shutterstock Several benchmark refinance rates notched higher today. Average rates nationwide on 30-year fixed and 15-year fixed refinances both saw an increase. The average rate on 10-year fixed refis, meanwhile, also increased. RATE SEARCH: Compare refinancing rates in your area now. 30-year fixed refinance The average 30-year fixed-refinance rate is 4.09 percent, up 1 basis…

Mortgage rates advance for Tuesday

Yuganov Konstantin/Shutterstock.com Several closely watched mortgage rates advanced today. The average rates on 30-year fixed and 15-year fixed mortgages both climbed. The average rate on 5/1 adjustable-rate mortgages, the most popular type of variable rate mortgage, held steady. RATE SEARCH: Compare mortgage rates in your area now. 30-year fixed mortgages The average 30-year fixed-mortgage rate…

Mortgage rates advance for Monday

Several closely watched mortgage rates cruised higher today. The average rates on 30-year fixed and 15-year fixed mortgages both rose. On the variable-mortgage side, the average rate on 5/1 adjustable-rate mortgages, or ARMs, also climbed higher. RATE SEARCH: Compare mortgage rates in your area now. 30-year fixed mortgages The average 30-year fixed-mortgage rate is 4.09…

Trump halts FHA fee cut

Joe Raedle/Getty Images The Trump administration has suspended a cut in fees on FHA-insured mortgages that had been set to take effect this month. A reduction in the Federal Housing Administration’s annual mortgage insurance premium had been scheduled to take place Jan. 27. In one of the first acts of the Trump administration, the cut…

Mortgage rates move higher for Friday

Multiple benchmark mortgage rates climbed today. The average rates on 30-year fixed and 15-year fixed mortgages both ticked up. On the variable-mortgage side, the average rate on 5/1 adjustable-rate mortgages, or ARMs, also rose. RATE SEARCH: Compare mortgage rates in your area now. 30-year fixed mortgages The average 30-year fixed-mortgage rate is 4.07 percent, up…

Refinance rates tick higher for Thursday

bbernard/Shutterstock Several closely watched refinance rates trended upward today. The average rates on 30-year fixed and 15-year fixed refinances both ticked up. The average rate on 10-year fixed refis, meanwhile, also floated higher. RATE SEARCH: Compare refinancing rates in your area now. 30-year fixed refinance The average 30-year fixed-refinance rate is 4.01 percent, up 3…

Mortgage rates advance for Thursday

Multiple closely watched mortgage rates climbed higher today. The average rates on 30-year fixed and 15-year fixed mortgages both floated higher. Meanwhile, the average rate on 5/1 adjustable-rate mortgages, or ARMs, held firm. RATE SEARCH: Compare mortgage rates in your area now. 30-year fixed mortgages The average 30-year-fixed mortgage rate is 3.99 percent, up 3…

Refinance rates move higher for Tuesday

bbernard/Shutterstock Several closely watched refinance rates climbed up today. The average rates on 30-year fixed and 15-year fixed refinances both climbed. The average rate on 10-year fixed refis, meanwhile, also floated higher. RATE SEARCH: Compare refinancing rates in your area now. 30-year fixed refinance The average 30-year fixed-refinance rate is 4.08 percent, up 4 basis…

Mortgage rates advance for Tuesday

Several closely watched mortgage rates increased today. The average rates on 30-year fixed and 15-year fixed mortgages both were higher. On the variable-mortgage side, the average rate on 5/1 adjustable-rate mortgages, or ARMs, also floated higher. RATE SEARCH: Compare mortgage rates in your area now. 30-year fixed mortgages The average 30-year fixed-mortgage rate is 4.04…

Mortgage rates rise for Monday

Multiple closely watched mortgage rates climbed today. The average rates on 30-year fixed and 15-year fixed mortgages both floated higher. Meanwhile, the average rate on 5/1 adjustable-rate mortgages, or ARMs, declined. RATE SEARCH: Compare mortgage rates in your area now. 30-year fixed mortgages The average 30-year-fixed mortgage rate is 4.03 percent, up 4 basis points…

Mortgage rates ease for Friday

Several benchmark mortgage rates trended down today. The average rates on 30-year fixed and 15-year fixed mortgages both dropped. The average rate on 5/1 adjustable-rate mortgages, or ARMs, meanwhile, inched up. RATE SEARCH: Compare mortgage rates in your area now. 30-year fixed mortgages The average 30-year fixed-mortgage rate is 3.97 percent, down 2 basis points…