Mortgage rates hit all-time lows (again)

Mortgage rates continued higher for the third straight. mike owens, Partner, Horizon Financial Inc. Rates have risen moderately but consistently since hitting their all-time lows in September and.

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Both 15- and 30-year mortgage rates fell to all-time lows – again – last week. now might be the time to start thinking about refinancing. “Mortgage Rates Hit Record Low” was written by Nicholas.

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Rates on 5-year Treasury-indexed hybrid adjustable-rate mortgage (ARM) loans averaged 2.79 percent, with an average 0.6 point, unchanged from last week but down from 3.30 percent a year ago. Rates on five-year ARM loans hit an all-time low in records dating to 2005 of 2.77 percent during the week ending June 21.

Programs save 1.5 million homeowners: Obama Housing Scorecard The December Housing Scorecard features key data on the health of the housing market and the impact of the Administration’s foreclosure prevention programs, including: Existing Home Sales Continue to Make Gains. In 2013, there were 5.09 million sales of existing homes–9.1 percent higher than in 2012 and the strongest performance since 2006 when sales reached an unsustainable level during the housing boom.

. fixed-rate mortgage fell to an all-time low of 3.36%, according to a weekly survey by mortgage finance backer Freddie Mac. The rate dropped from 3.40% the previous week. The fixed-rate 15-year.

(MoneyWatch) Fixed mortgage rates have fallen to new lows once again this week, according to Freddie Mac’s. long-term treasury bond yields declined allowing fixed mortgage rates to ease to new.

Mortgage Rates moved lower today, bringing them yet again to new all-time lows. The interest rate environment was generally improved right from the start today as European benchmark rates hit all-time.

Mortgage rates hovered near historic lows again this week, but the rates on the popular. while [adjustable-rate morgages] hit new all-time record lows," said Frank Nothaft, Freddie Mac’s chief.

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The 30-year fixed-rate average tumbled to 3.73 percent, falling for the seventh time in nine weeks.. Mortgage rates hit their lowest levels since November 2016 on the heels of the Federal. “Mortgage rates fell again for most loan types, leading to a 3 percent weekly increase in. See all newsletters.

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Mortgage Rates hit new all-time lows today. In most cases, lenders’ offerings are just slightly better across the board than they were in late January, the last time we officially noted "new all-time.