Archive for mortgage-rate

Bankrate: Mortgage Rates Are at a Low for 2017

Posted by Michael Bates on August 31, 2017

According to’s weekly national survey, mortgage rates fell to their lowest level of the year, with the benchmark 30-year fixed mortgage rate now at 3.97%. This is the first time the rate has been below 4% since last November. [Read More]

30-Year Fixed Now At Its Lowest Level Since November

Posted by Michael Bates on August 25, 2017

Freddie Mac says the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage (FRM) averaged 3.86% with an average 0.5 point for the week ending Aug. 24, 2017, which is the lowest rate since Nov. 10, 2016. A year ago at this time, the 30-year FRM [Read More]

Freddie Mac: Average 30-Year Fixed Rate Drops

Posted by Michael Bates on June 12, 2017

According to Freddie Mac’s latest Primary Mortgage Market Survey, the 30-year fixed mortgage rate has dropped for the fourth consecutive week and has hit its lowest level in nearly seven months. The survey findings include the following: The 30-year, fixed-rate [Read More]