Freddie Mac attributed low mortgage rates, strong job market, solid wage growth, and consumer confidence to the support. For the week ending 14 th June, rates were quoted to be: Average interest rates.

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“After dropping dramatically in late March, mortgage rates have modestly increased since then,” said Sam Khater, Freddie Mac’s chief economist. “While this week marks the third consecutive week of.

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The combined positive impact of low mortgage rates, a strong labor market, low. continues to show signs of strength, and wage growth has been increasing moderately.. 2019, the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage rate was down from a year ago.

Mortgage Rates Rise From Two-Year Low. The average U.S. rate for a 30-year fixed mortgage rose two basis points this week from a two-year low, according to the latest Freddie Mac Primary Mortgage Market Survey.. The rate was 3.84%, compared with last week’s 3.82%.

Mortgage rates rose to their highest since early August, thanks to "the one-two punch of strong job and consumer credit growth," according to the latest survey from Freddie Mac. The 30-year fixed-rate.

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Interest rates on U.S. 30-year fixed-rate mortgages edged up from their lowest in over 14 months as bond yields have risen this week on encouraging economic data and optimism on a trade deal between China and the United States, Freddie Mac said on Thursday.

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Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac said Thursday the average rate on the benchmark 30-year mortgage increased to 3.81% from 3.75%.

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U.S. 30-year mortgage rates rose in the latest week, rebounding from five-month lows in step with a rise in bond yields, following the first round of the French presidential election on Sunday.

WASHINGTON (AP) – U.S. long-term mortgage rates fell this week to a 12-month low, an enticement for prospective homebuyers in the upcoming season. Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac said Thursday the average rate on the benchmark 30-year, fixed-rate mortgage declined to 4.37 percent from 4.41 percent last week. The key 30-year home borrowing rate averaged 4.38 percent a year ago.