Tag Archives: 30-year fixed rate mortgage

Freddie Mac: Fixed Mortgage Rates Relatively Flat

(Source: Freddie Mac) MCLEAN, VA– Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates relatively unchanged from last week. News Facts 30-year fixed-rate mortgage (FRM) averaged 4.41 percent with an average 0.7 point for the week endingApril 3, 2014, up from last week when it averaged 4.40 percent. A year […]

Mortgage Rates Rise as Employment Reports Come in Stronger Than Expected

(Source: Freddie Mac) –  Freddie Mac today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates moving higher for the second consecutive week on stronger than expected data releases including the employment report for October. The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage is at its highest level since September 19, 2013, when […]

Fixed Mortgage Rates Down for 2nd Straight Week

(Source: Freddie Mac) – Freddie Mac today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates declining for the second consecutive week amid recent data showing softening in the housing market. Fixed mortgage rates are at their lowest levels since June.

Fixed Mortgage Rates Hit Three Week Low

(Source: Freddie Mac) – Freddie Mac today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates falling for the third consecutive week amid declining consumer confidence and the onset of the federal government shutdown. The average 30-year fixed rate mortgage is at its lowest level since the week ending […]

Fixed Rate Mortgage Products Fall to 9 Week Low

(Source: Freddie Mac) – Freddie Mac today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates fell following the Federal Reserve announcement that it will maintain its bond buying stimulus helping to keep homebuyer affordability elevated. The average rate on the 30-year fixed mortgage is at its lowest level […]

Freddie Mac Reports That Mortgage Rates are Remaining Firm

(Source: Freddie Mac) –  Freddie Mac today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey(R) (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates largely unchanged from the previous week after bouncing around over the past few weeks on market speculation that the Federal Reserve will taper in its upcoming September monetary policy committee meeting.

Freddie Mac: Mortgage Rates Ease Back Down This Week

(Source: Freddie Mac) – Freddie Mac today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates reversing course after last week’s big jump that took rates to their highest levels since mid-2011. The average 30-year fixed-rate mortgage ticked down to 4.29 percent this week from 4.46 percent last week. […]

MBA Weekly Survey Shows a 9.8% Decrease in Total Mortgage Applications

(Source: MBA) – Mortgage applications decreased 9.8 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending May 17, 2013.

Mortgage Refinance Applications Rise in Latest Weekly Survey

(Source: MBA) – Mortgage applications increased 1.8 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending April 26, 2013.

Freddie Mac Reports That Mortgage Rates are at All Time Lows

(Source: Freddie Mac)– Freddie Mac today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates moving lower for the fourth consecutive week continuing to support the ongoing housing recovery. The 15-year fixed-rate mortgage hit a new all-time record low at 2.61 percent for the week, as did the 5-year […]

Freddie Mac Reports Mortgage Rates are Staying Near Record Lows

(Source: Freddie Mac) – Freddie Mac  today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates moving lower this week amid data showing weaker consumer spending. This marks the third consecutive week fixed-rate mortgages have moved lower as the housing market continues to recover.

Mortgage Rates Fell for Second Week in a Row

(Source: Freddie Mac) – Freddie Mac today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates edging down for the second consecutive week following weak employment reports. The average 30-year fixed-rate mortgage at 3.43 percent this week remains near its 65-year record low and continues to provide support for […]

Freddie Mac: Home Loan Rates Continue to Rise

(Source: Freddie Mac) –  Freddie Mac today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey®, showing average fixed mortgage rates dipping for the week amid recent data which indicates the manufacturing industry is slowing. The average 30-year fixed-rate mortgage has seesawed around 3.5 percent for the past two months, providing ongoing help to the […]

Mortgage Applications Decrease for the Week Ending March 29th

(Source: MBA) – Mortgage applications decreased 4.0 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending March 29, 2013. 

Freddie Mac Releases Single-Family Loan-Level Credit Performance Data

(Source: Freddie Mac) – Freddie Mac today announced that it is making available loan-level credit performance data on a portion of the fully amortizing 30-year fixed-rate single-family mortgages the company purchased over the past 13 years. The company is making the single-family performance data available at the direction of its regulator, the Federal Housing Finance […]

Mortgage Rates Moved Lower This Month

(Source: Freddie Mac) – Freddie Mac  today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates moving lower after being largely unchanged over the past month, while continuing to help drive the housing recovery leading up to the spring home buying season.