Archive Links

Consumer Archive
CU System Archive
Market Archive
Products Archive
Washington Archive

News Now

Washington
Average mortgage rates reach seven-month high
WASHINGTON (12/20/10)--The average rate on both 30-year and 15-year fixed-rate mortgages continued to rise last week, posting double digit basis point increases. As reported in Freddie Mac's mortgage rate survey for the week ended Dec. 16, both mortgage rates continued to rise for the fifth week, with 30-year mortgages averaging 4.83% and 15-year mortgages averaging 4.17%. Those mortgage rates averaged 4.61% and 3.96% during the week ended Dec. 9, respectively. Both five-year and one-year adjustable rate mortgages remained low, with average rates of 3.77% and 3.35% reported. Freddie Mac Vice President/Chief Economist Frank Nothaft noted that the mortgage rate averages were the highest reported since March. For the full release, use the resource link.
Other Resources

RSS print
News Now LiveWire
Expanded ATM services at branches attractive to members: @CFIGroup. See #NewsNow Friday
6 hours ago
#FinCEN imposes civil money penalty against NJ's BPI money services co. for #BSA violations http://t.co/WnDzOcxdOZ
9 hours ago
.@ABCULCUs give hat tip to America's #100MM #creditunion milestone http://t.co/q8yo6Lx3LM
9 hours ago
The @CFPB has announced new Credit Union Advisory Council members, as well as other senior leaders, advisory board and council members.
11 hours ago
GDP expanded 4.2% on an annualized basis in 2Q according to Bureau of Economic Analysis
11 hours ago