Latest News

Mortgage Rate Update


Today, in the Calculated Risk Real Estate Newsletter: Mortgage Rate Update

A brief excerpt: A year ago, I wrote Mortgage Rates: Moving on Up and 30-year mortgage rates had only increased to 3.625%!

Now, Mortgage News Daily reports that the most prevalent 30-year fixed rate is now at 6.14% for top tier scenarios. Usually there is a fairly steady spread between the ten-year Treasury yield and 30-year mortgage rates, although – as housing economist Tom Lawler explained in Mortgage/Treasury Spreads, Part I and Part II – the spread has widened due to several factors including volatility and pre-payment speeds.There is much more in the article. You can subscribe at

Second Home Market: South Lake Tahoe in December

Previous article

MBA: Mortgage Applications Increase in Latest Weekly Survey

Next article

You may also like


Leave a reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

More in Latest News