The silver lining to low mortgage rates for banks

Mortgage interest rates have been rising lately. Many experts predict mortgage interest rates will rise in 2019 Historically, rates rise in the 12 months following a mid-term election in the US.

The stock market sell-off over the past week has created a surprising – albeit likely short-term – silver lining for consumers: ultra-low interest rates. a senior mortgage lender for Bethesda-based.

Compare mortgage rates from the nation’s biggest banks to your neighborhood firm and get the rate that works best for you.

 · And, if bond markets hold steady on Friday, mortgage rates are expected to be even lower. Here are the most prevalent rates as of Thursday: 30YR FIXED – 4.0-4.125%

How Do Bond Rates Affect Mortgage Rates? Mortgage rates fell as bond yields affected by trade anxiety The overnight session runs until US bond markets open at 8:00am EST. MBS Live’s streaming prices will update any time a trade occurs throughout the day, Mortgage rates fell again today, just.