Forgotten Your Password?

Need to Register?

Mortgage Rates 5-16-14

By Stevie Duffin Updated on 5/16/2014

What will mortgage interest rates do Monday? Rates should go up, according to mortgage professionals voting on Lender411's daily poll.

Housing Starts data out today shows a 13.2% rise in April; Building Permits are up 8%. These numbers are not enough to move mortgage bonds, however, which are mostly sideways. 

Yesterday: Filings for unemployment benefits dropped to levels we saw in May 2007, a sign the labor market is getting stronger. Weekly Initial Jobless Claims fell to 297K, a full 24K below the expected 325K. The other market mover for today is Empire State Manufacturing, coming in at 19.0 in May, far above the 4.8 expected.

Bookmark this page for daily mortgage interest rates and market updates.

  • 30 year (FRM) rates at 4.15% (-0.02).
  • 15 year (FRM) rates at 3.28% (-0.01).
  • FHA 30 year Fixed rates at 3.75% (0.00).
  • Jumbo 30 year Fixed rates at 3.93% (-0.02).
  • 5/1 ARM rates at 3.20% (-0.01).

Displaying rates for Mortgage Refinance in CA for $200,000

Related Searches:
About The Author:
Stevie Duffin
Stevie is the Senior Editor at Lender411. She manages the site's Authorship Program and social media pages. Stevie graduated from UC Santa Barbara with a BS. Contact her: stevie@lender411com.

Didn't find the answer you wanted? Ask one of your own.

Get an answer

Related Articles

Subscribe to our news feed.