Mortgage Rates 5-19: 30 Year Mortgage Rates Averaging 4.64%, Existing Home Sales Dip

Today's mortgage rates are mixed. The current average 30 year conforming mortgage rate is at 4.63%, a slight increase from yesterday's average 30 year loan rate of 4.62%. Separately the National Association of Realtors (NAR) reported existing home sales unexpectedly dipped 0.8% in April to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.05 million in April. 

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Thinking about selling your home? Even if you find a buyer for your home and negotiate a price you might not end up selling it. The NAR also reported 11 percent of Realtors® report a contract that was cancelled in April from an appraisal coming in below the negotiated price. .

Today's 30 year jumbo mortgage rates are averaging 5.11%, up slightly from yesterday's average jumbo rate of 5.11%.

Current 15 year mortgage rates are averaging 3.83%, down from yesterday's average 15 year rate of 3.87%.

15 year jumbo mortgage rates today are averaging 4.43%, down from yesterday's average 15 year jumbo mortgage rate of 4.45%.

Current Mortgage Rates: Average Rates May 19, 2011

Fixed Mortgage Rates

30 Year Fixed Conforming Rate 4.63%
30 Year Fixed Jumbo Rate 5.11%
15 Year Fixed Conforming Rate 3.83%
15 Year fixed Jumbo Rate 4.43%

Adjustable Mortgage Rates

1 Year ARM Conforming Rate 6.16%
1 Year ARM Jumbo Rate 4.05%
3/1 Year ARM Conforming Rate 3.112%
3/1 Year ARM Jumbo Rate 3.89%
5/1 Year ARM Conforming Rate 3.11%
5/1 Year ARM Jumbo Rate 3.48%
7/1 Year ARM Conforming Rate 3.51%
7/1 Year ARM Jumbo Rate 4.07%
10/1 Year ARM Conforming Rate 3.97%
10/1 Year ARM Jumbo Rate 4.47%

Adjustable Interest-Only Mortgage Rates

Interest Only: 3/1 Year ARM Conforming Rate 3.19%
Interest Only: 3/1 Year ARM Jumbo Rate 4.05%
Interest Only: 5/1 Year ARM Conforming Rate 3.23%
Interest Only: 5/1 Year ARM Jumbo Rate 3.92%
Interest Only: 7/1 Year ARM Conforming Rate 3.63%
Interest Only: 7/1 Year ARM Jumbo Rate 4.30%

Home Equity - HELOC Rates

Home Equity Line of Credit Rate 4.95%
Home Equity Loan - 10 Years Rate 6.77%
Home Equity Loan - 15 Years Rate 6.86%

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Author: Robert Till
May 19th, 2011