Mortgage rates increased significantly this week, as many home owners wonder whether they should lock their mortgage before rates get even higher. The 30-year mortgage rate came in at 4.53 percent. The average 15-year fixed mortgage rate also increased this week to 3.58 percent. The average 5/1 ARM rate... Read more
Mortgage rates showed a small decrease with the average 30-year fixed rate at 4.16. The average 15-year fixed mortgage rate also decreased slightly this week to 3.30 percent. The average 5/1 ARM rate increased to 3.13 percent. Read more
Mortgage rates continue to increase, putting a slow-down in the refinance market.  LendingTree saw mortgage rates increase this week, even more than last week, bringing the average 30-year fixed rate to 4.19. The average 15-year fixed mortgage rate also increased this week to 3.34 percent. The average 5/1 ARM... Read more
Freddie Mac announced today that the average rate for a 30-year fixed mortgage was at 3.91%.   Mortgage rates continue to increase, with everyone wondering how it will effect the demand for refinance. Of course, new home loans may see a spike as consumers interested in pushing through deals... Read more
We all knew that falling mortgage rates wouldn’t last.  Mortgage rates continued to increase significantly this week, bringing the 30-year fixed rate to close to 4.00%.  The average 15-year fixed mortgage rate also increased this week at 3.12 percent. The average 5/1 ARM rate was 2.92 percent, up 0.02 percent... Read more
30-year fixed mortgage rates were at 3.82%. The average 15-year fixed mortgage rate was 3.00 percent. The average 5/1 ARM rate was 2.90 percent. This continues the recent upward trend in weekly mortgage rates. Read more
We all knew that falling mortgage rates couldn’t last.  Mortgage rates increased slightly this week, breaking a five-week decline.  30-year fixed mortgage rates were up 0.03 percent to 3.60 percent. The average 15-year fixed mortgage rate stayed the same this week at 2.84 percent. The average 5/1 ARM rate... Read more
Mortgage rates decreased for the fifth straight week with 30-year fixed mortgages down 0.08 percent to 3.57 percent. The average 15-year fixed mortgage rate was also down this week at 2.84 percent. The average 5/1 ARM rate was 2.87 percent, 0.05 percent lower than last week. Read more
CEO Doug Lebda speaks to TheStreetTV about the housing market, consumer finance, refinance and the state of LendingTree.com. Supply and Demand Mismatch in the Housing Market? With March home sells up 1.5%, Doug Lebda states that we’re definitely seeing a housing rebound. Existing home sales were down a little... Read more
Mortgage rates decreased across the board this week, with 30-year fixed mortgages down 0.05 percent to 3.60 percent. The average 15-year fixed mortgage rate was down this week as well, at 2.86 percent. And the average 5/1 ARM rate was down at 2.88 percent with a 3.01 percent APR,... Read more