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The 30-year fixed mortgage averaged 4.07 percent for the week ending May 16, down from 4.10 percent the previous week. A year ago, mortgage rates stood at 4.61 percent. Low mortgage rates help.
According to Freddie Mac’s latest Primary Mortgage Market Survey for June 2017, the average U.S. mortgage rate continuing to hold at year-to-date lows amidst ongoing economic uncertainty. Sean Becketti, chief economist of Freddie Mac said, "Following last week’s sharp decline, the 10-year Treasury yield rose 3 basis points this week.
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The interest rate on a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage fell to 4.07 percent from 4.61 a year before, according to Freddie Mac. The rate is 13 basis points below what it was two weeks ago, before a.
DELRAY BEACH – Uncertainty over the economic recovery continues to push mortgage rates lower, according to the latest weekly surveys from Freddie Mac and Bankrate. The 30-year, fixed-rate mortgage dropped to 4.63 percent with 0.7 point, down from 4.71 percent a week ago, according to Freddie Mac’s Primary Mortgage Market Survey.
Mortgage interest rates reversed course this week, falling across the board, according to the latest Freddie Mac Primary Mortgage Market Survey. The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 4.31% for.
Freddie Mac: Average 30-year mortgage rate eases to 3.38% – With rates so low, any hint of inflation might send them higher, but there’s been no recent sign of that occurring, said Freddie Mac’s. increasing its mortgage lending in Southern California. “I.
Mortgage rates continued their retreat, helped by volatility in the financial markets and weakened inflation expectations. According to the latest data released Thursday by Freddie Mac, the 30-year.
The average rate for a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage fell to 3.82 percent as investor confidence has slipped and money has moved to the relative security of debt and out of equities.
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Fixed mortgage rates sank to a 10-month low this week amid uncertainty about the health of the economy. According to the latest data released Thursday by Freddie Mac, the 30-year fixed-rate.
Fixed mortgage rates refuse to be swayed as federal government shutdown lingers – Fixed mortgage rates have settled in, awaiting a resolution to the federal government shutdown. According to the latest data released Thursday by Freddie Mac, the 30-year fixed. caused by.
Global Uncertainty Pushes U.S. Mortgage Rates Lower. Freddie Mac released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey (PMMS ), showing an investor flight to safety for U.S. Treasuries is pushing average fixed mortgage rates lower and helping to keep buyer activity strong towards the close of the spring homebuying season.