Business, Real Estate

Baltimore mortgage rates move lower for second consecutive week

by Chris Montcalmo Freddie Mac on Thursday released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey, showing average fixed mortgage rates declining for the second consecutive week – both in Baltimore and nationwide. TheĀ 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 3.54 percent with an average 0.5 point for the week ending June 16, 2016, down from last week when it averaged 3.60 percent. …


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Baltimore mortgage rates tick up on Fed news

by Chris Montcalmo Freddie Mac on Thursday released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey, showing average fixed mortgage rates up slightly from 2016 lows. TheĀ 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 3.64 percent with an average 0.5 point for the week ending May 26, 2016, up from last week when it averaged 3.58 percent. A year ago at this time, the …


Baltimore mortgage rates back near 2016 lows

by Chris Montcalmo Freddie Mac on Thursday released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey, showing average fixed mortgage rates falling following the Federal Reserve’s decision to stand pat last week, and other negative economic data. Mortgage rates are now hovering just above their low point for the year. The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage (FRM) averaged 3.61 percent with an …

Baltimore mortgage rates tick higher

Freddie Mac on Thursday released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey, showing mortgage rates in Baltimore and around the nation ticking higher for the first time in nearly two months. The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage (FRM) averaged 3.64 percent with an average 0.5 point for the week ending March 3, 2016, up from last week when it averaged 3.62 …