Daily Mortgage Rates News

Mortgage rates forecast Slower growth doesn’t dim Fannie and Freddie mortgage outlook Even if the U.S. economy slows during the rest of 2019, the outlook for the housing and mortgage market remains strong, said economists at Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.

How Americans are using the HELOC to their advantage. June 21, 2018 in Mortgage News. Home equity topped $1 trillion in the U.S. last month, and American homeowners are certainly taking advantage of it.

Freddie Mac reports the following national averages with mortgage rates for the week ending May 2: 30-year fixed-rate mortgages: averaged 4.14%, with an average 0.5 point, falling from last week’s 4.20% percent average. Last year at this time, 30-year rates averaged 4.55%.