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interest_alexandrgordeev_450realtor.com - The new year is starting with a gift to home buyers: lower-than-expected interest rates.

The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 3.73%, the lowest it’s been since May 2013, according to the Freddie Mac Primary Mortgage Market Survey. During the last week of 2014, the rate averaged 3.87%. It was as high as 4.51% a year ago at this time.

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interest__max5128_450zillow.com - Mortgage rates for 30-year fixed mortgages fell this week, with the current rate borrowers were quoted on Zillow Mortgages at 3.72 percent, down from 3.73 percent at this same time last week.

The 30-year fixed mortgage rate hovered between 4.01 percent and 3.75 percent for most of the week before settling at the current rate.

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interest_alexandrgordeev_450realtor.com - Most of us know mortgage rates are important—after all, the difference between just one-eighth point in interest percentage could end up costing you thousands of dollars over the length of the loan.

All of us want a great mortgage rate. And if you’re trying to find the right time to lock-in a good one, it makes sense to know the basics about how mortgage rates move.

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houseonmoney__voronin76_450realtor.com - Most of us know mortgage rates are important—after all, the difference between just one-eighth point in interest percentage could end up costing you thousands of dollars over the length of the loan.

All of us want a great mortgage rate. And if you’re trying to find the right time to lock-in a good one, it makes sense to know the basics about how mortgage rates move.

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interest_alexandrgordeev_450realtor.com - After dipping below 4% last week, fixed mortgage rates hit fresh lows for the year—and analysts predict more of the same in the near future.

At 3.92%, the average 30-year fixed rate is at its lowest level since June 6, 2013. Last week, it averaged 3.97%, and a year ago at this time, it trended at 4.13%.

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homealexanderstulov_450Adjustable-rate mortgages are certainly tempting, with their low introductory interest rates, but we’ve all seen their downside in the recent housing crisis.

But adjustable rate mortgages, or ARMs, aren’t all bad; in fact, they can work well for many homeowners.

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interest_alexandrgordeev_450zillow.com - Mortgage rates for 30-year fixed mortgages fell 12 basis points this week, with the current rate borrowers were quoted on Zillow Mortgages at 3.96 percent, down from 4.08 percent at this same time last week.

The 30-year fixed mortgage rate hovered around 4 percent for most of last week, peaking at 4.09 percent on Monday before easing back down to the current rate on Tuesday.

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houseinhand_voronin_450homes.yahoo.com - Autumn is historically the start of the slow season for home sales, but after a sluggish spring and summer, wrought with still-tight supply and higher costs, the stage may be set for a small rebound in U.S. housing this fall, at least according to a new report from Redfin, a real estate brokerage.

More sellers are lowering their price expectations, because the number of homes that sold above list price in July was down nearly 26 percent from a year ago, noted the Redfin report. That is the biggest drop of the year. Lower prices, still-low mortgage rates and increasing supply could push sales higher.

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interest_alexandrgordeev_450zillow.com - Mortgage rates for 30-year fixed mortgages remained unchanged this week, with the current rate borrowers were quoted on Zillow Mortgages at 4.05 percent, up from 4.03 percent at this same time last week.

The 30-year fixed mortgage rate hovered between 4.02 and 4.08 percent for the majority of the week, dropping below 4 percent on Friday before rising to the current rate this morning.

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interest__max5128_450zillow.com - Mortgage rates for 30-year fixed mortgages rose this week, with the current rate borrowers were quoted on Zillow Mortgage Marketplace at 4.01 percent, up from 3.99 percent at this same time last week.

The 30-year fixed mortgage rate declined early last week, dropping to as low as 3.92 percent on Wednesday before rising to the current rate over the weekend.

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