Today’s Mortgage Rates Jump Over 3.6% | November 24, 2021

Today's Mortgage Rates Jump Over 3.6% | November 24, 2021

The average rate for a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage is 3.65%, an increase of 0.103 percentage points from yesterday. Rates were higher across all loan types, with the rate for a 30-year refinance loan increasing to 3.796%. Although rates have moved higher over the past two days, they remain near historic lows. Well-qualified borrowers planning on … Read more

Today’s Mortgage Rates Move Below 3.5% | November 22, 2021

Today's Mortgage Rates Move Below 3.5% | November 22, 2021

The mortgage rate for a 30-year fixed-rate loan dipped down to 3.458% over the weekend. Most other loan types saw lower rates as well, with the rate for a 30-year refinance loan decreasing to 3.618%. Lower rates are good news for well-qualified borrowers looking to buy a home or refinance their current home loan. The … Read more

Daily Mortgage Rates Move Higher | November 1, 2021

Daily Mortgage Rates Move Higher | November 1, 2021

The average rate for a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage is up to 3.533% today. That’s a 0.064 percentage point jump from Friday. It’s the first time in five days the 30-year rate has moved higher. The 30-year refinance rate is also higher today at 3.675%. Despite the jump, rates are still historically low. Well-qualified borrowers can … Read more

Biden Finds Raising Corporate Tax Rates Easier Abroad Than at Home

Biden Finds Raising Corporate Tax Rates Easier Abroad Than at Home

ROME — President Biden and other world leaders endorsed a landmark global agreement on Saturday that seeks to block large corporations from shifting profits and jobs across borders to avoid taxes, a showcase win for a president who has found raising corporate tax rates an easier sell with other countries than with his own party … Read more