Mortgage Rates

Following are all UrbanTurf articles filed under Mortgage Rates, from most recent to least.

2.88%: Mortgage Rates Drop to Another Record Low

2.88%: Mortgage Rates Drop to Another Record Low

UrbanTurf Staff | August 6th 2020

On Thursday, long-term mortgage rates fell to 2.88%, ten basis points lower than the record low set just weeks ago when rates fell below 3%. ... read »

Mortgage Rates Fall Back Below 3%

Mortgage Rates Fall Back Below 3%

UrbanTurf Staff | July 30th 2020

On Thursday, Freddie Mac reported 2.99% with an average 0.8 point on a 30-year mortgage, down from 3.01% last week.  ... read »

Tuesday’s Must Reads

Tuesday’s Must Reads

Nena Perry-Brown | July 28th 2020

The reintroduction of walls; the barriers of devaluing Black neighborhoods; and the stark dichotomy of impending evictions and more pending home... read »

Mortgage Rates Move (Just) North of 3%

Mortgage Rates Move (Just) North of 3%

UrbanTurf Staff | July 23rd 2020

Mortgage rates fell below 3% for the first time on record last week. This week they edged just back above the 3% threshold.  ... read »

The 20-Month Interest Rate Drop

The 20-Month Interest Rate Drop

UrbanTurf Staff | July 21st 2020

Long-term interest rates fell below 3 percent last week, but in reality, the rates have been dropping for almost two years. ... read »

Long-Term Mortgage Rates Fall Below 3%

Long-Term Mortgage Rates Fall Below 3%

UrbanTurf Staff | July 16th 2020

For the first time on record, 30-year mortgage rates have fallen below 3%. ... read »

Long-Term Mortgage Rates Drop to Record Low of 3.03%

Long-Term Mortgage Rates Drop to Record Low of 3.03%

UrbanTurf Staff | July 9th 2020

Last week, Freddie Mac wrote of the likelihood that long-term mortgage rates would drop below 3% later this year. It appears that may be happening by... read »

Freddie Mac: Mortgage Rates Will Likely Go Below 3%

Freddie Mac: Mortgage Rates Will Likely Go Below 3%

UrbanTurf Staff | July 2nd 2020

Long-term rates dropped to their lowest level on record on Thursday and they are expected to drop further. ... read »

Mortgage Rates Remain at Record Lows, Purchase Demand Shoots Back Up

Mortgage Rates Remain at Record Lows, Purchase Demand Shoots Back Up

UrbanTurf Staff | June 25th 2020

Mortgage rates remained at all-time record lows for the second week in a row and homebuyers are taking full advantage.  ... read »

At 3.13%, Mortgage Rates Drop to New Record Low

At 3.13%, Mortgage Rates Drop to New Record Low

UrbanTurf Staff | June 18th 2020

Long-term rates dropped to 3.13 percent today, a new record. ... read »

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