RATES MOVE HIGHER AFTER FED ANNOUNCEMENT THEN RECOVER

RATES MOVE HIGHER AFTER FED ANNOUNCEMENT THEN RECOVER

March 25th, 2014

The big news last week was the FED announced another taper to their bond purchasing program of 10 billion. This move was expected with Janet Yellen’s congressional testimony that the FED would continue to taper and likely end their quantitative easing by the end of 2014.

As expected, rates moved sharply higher on Wednesday with the MBS market trading down – 80 bps on the day. My update last week said to lock before Wednesday and that prediction proved true. Luckily rates have recovered some since Wednesday – with positive MBS gains for the past 3 business days.

Currently 30 year fixed rates only went up approximately .4 pts on the price. 30 Year Fixed Loans for a well qualified borrower at 4.25% cost .91 points today. 15 Year Fixed rates went up from 3.25% to 3.375% costing .50 points today. 5/1 ARMs are still available below 3% for less than a point.

All pricing quoted still includes my limited time March Rate Lock Special which improves pricing on:

Fixed Conforming Loans by .375 pts
Fixed FHA/VA Government Loan by .5 pts

For a free email mortgage quote, please go to mortgage tab on the right or to freemortgagequote.biz

Below are today’s interest rates – have a wonderful week!!

BEST VALUE OF THE WEEK:

20 Year Fixed at 4.25% with 0 points

30 Year Fixed VA Loan at 3.875% with 0 points

TODAY’S INTEREST RATES:

30 year fixed:       4.25% – .91 points,        4.5% – 0 points,        4.625% – $0 costs

20 year fixed:        4% – .96 points,        4.25% – 0 points,        4.375% – $0 costs

15 year fixed:        3.375% – .50 points,        3.5% – 0 points,       3.625% – $0 costs

10 year fixed:       3% – .56 points,        3.125% – 0 points,         3.5% – $0 costs

5/1 ARM:         2.875% – .74 points,         3.125% – 0 points,          3.375% – $0 costs

7/1 ARM:         3.25% – .72 points,         3.5% – 0 points,         3.75% – $0 costs

30 year fixed FHA:        3.75% – .78 points,        4% – 0 points,        4.125% – $0 costs

15 year fixed FHA:         3.25% – 0 points,          3.5% – $0 costs

30 year fixed VA:         3.75% – .51 points,         3.875% – 0 points,         4.125% – $0 costs

Today's Interest Rates - March 25th, 2014

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RATES MOVE HIGHER AFTER FED ANNOUNCEMENT THEN RECOVER

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