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ASHINGTON (AP) - US long-term mortgage interest rate rallied for the second consecutive weeks and continued to curb the outlook for prospective real estate buyers. Hypothecary purchaser Freddie Mac said Thursday the average rate on 30-year, fixed-rate mortgages leapt to 4.60 per cent this week from 4.54 per cent last week. 4.54 per cent of mortgage buyers said the average rate on 30-year fixed-rate mortgages leapt to 4.60 per cent this past week from 4.54 per cent last weekend. Longgterm interest on loans is at its highest level for seven years.
On May 24, the average 30-year rate of the DAX index peaked this year at 4.66 per cent. On the other hand, the rate a year ago was 3.93 per cent. Average 15-year fixed-rate loan rate rose to 4.08 per cent this weekend, up from 4.02 per cent last week. 15-year fixed-rate lending rose to 4.08 per cent this year. High mortgage interest in combination with constantly increasing house values have dampened house purchases this past summers despite the strong economic situation and the labour markets.
On Wednesday, the Federal Reserve did not change its interest rate, but signalled further increases over the coming month as long as the economic situation remains sound. With US government bond yields down, the 10-year benchmarks climbed to 3 per cent this weekend for the first consecutive month since mid-June.
On Thursday mornings the rate was 2.99 per cent. Increased returns on treasuries tends to increase interest rate on mortgage and other credit. In order to compute the average mortgage rate, Freddie Mac interviews creditors across the nation between Monday and Wednesday per week. Here's a list of the mortgage providers. This average does not involve any additional charges, known as points, which most borrower have to owe to get the cheapest interest.
Average 30-year fixed mortgage charge fell to 0.4 points from 0.5 points last weekend. For 15-year old mortgage, the charge remained at 0.4 points. Average five-year floating rate mortgage rates increased to 3.93 per cent, up from 3.87 per cent last weekend.
US mortgage interest rate on average declines; 30-year-old at 4.52 per cent
Fréddie Mac reported the average US mortgage rate of the weekend. ASHINGTON (AP) - Long-term US mortgage interest Rates rose slightly lower this weekend. Mortgagor Freddie Mac says the average rate on 30-year, fixed-rate mortgages slid to 4.52 per cent from 4.53 per cent last week. 4.52 per cent of mortgage buyers said the average rate on 30-year fixed-rate mortgages slid from 4.53 per cent last week. 4.52 per cent of mortgage buyers said the average rate on 30-year fixed-rate mortgages slid from 4.53 per cent last week to 4.52 per cent. In spite of the downturn in recent months, long-term lending interest is at its highest level for seven years.
On May 24, the average 30-year rate of the DAX index peaked this year at 4.66 per cent. One year ago, the ratio was 3.96 per cent. Average rates for 15-year fixed-rate borrowings fell to 4.00 per cent this weekend from 4.02 per cent last week. 15-year fixed-rate borrowings were down 4.00 per cent this year.