Get Current Mortgage Rates
Mortgage rates can change daily, sometimes even multiple times per day depending on economic factors.
For accurate mortgage quotes, get all rate quotes on the same
For most home loans, the lender's mortgage rate sheets have pricing based on
a lock period, which are offered in increments like, 15, 30, or 60 days.
A rate lock guarantees the mortgage rate for a specific time. Longer lock
periods usually have higher mortgage rates. Compare mortgage quotes for
similar lock periods.
Increasing the mortgage rate will decrease the points,
while reducing the rate will increases the points. Home mortgage
rates have tiered
pricing that allows you to buy the rate, or the points up or down.
Compare mortgage quotes with the same loan points, such as, zero
points, or one point.
Have lenders quote the mortgage loan points separate from other fees. In addition to title
insurance, escrow, or appraisal, lenders have other fees like, processing,
document, or underwriting, which may be negotiable. Property taxes,
home insurance, and pre-paid interest are not lender
Approximate credit scores
can be used for comparing mortgage quotes, but to get actual home mortgage rates, lenders
need to run a credit report, but the rate is
subject to change until locked. Lenders normally use the middle of 3 credit scores
of the person who is the primary wage
More information to compare mortgage quotes on a refinance mortgage or FHA mortgage.