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  • Mortgage rates today, September 20, 2018, plus lock recommendations - 2018-09-20
    Average mortgage rates today are mostly higher, but look at the difference between the 15 and 30-year rates. That spread is one that can really save you money if you can afford the higher payments....
  • Mortgage rates increase for Tuesday - 2018-09-18
    Several closely watched mortgage rates trended upward today. The average rates on 30-year fixed and 15-year fixed mortgages both ticked up. On the variable-mortgage side, the average rate on 5/1...
  • Mortgage rates rise for Friday - 2018-09-21
    Multiple benchmark mortgage rates trended upward today. The average rates on 30-year fixed and 15-year fixed mortgages both moved higher. Meanwhile, the average rate on 5/1 adjustable-rate mortgages...
  • Here’s how to refinance your mortgage - 2018-09-20
    The most common reasons to refinance your mortgage are to lower your monthly payments by reducing your rate or term, particularly if you bought your home when rates were higher. Homeowners also...
  • What Home Buyers Need to Know When Mortgage Rates Rise—Even Just a Fraction - 2018-09-21
    Well, yes. And they're about to go up again. As it turns out, those teeny, tiny increases can cost home buyers hundreds of dollars a year, and thousands of dollars over the life of their loans. And...