Rate on 30-year mortgage drops to 3.88 percent

Rate on 30-year mortgage drops to 3.88 percent

Freddie Mac reported Thursday that the rate on the 30-year mortgage loan dropped to 3.88 percent (down from 3.98 percent) which is just above the record low rate of 3.87 percent reached in February.

The 15-year mortgage dropped to a record low of 3.11 percent (down from 3.21 percent last week) beating the previous record of 3.13 percent that was hit last month.

If you are in a position to buy, now is an excellent time with both housing prices and mortgage rates so low. Check out our Homeownership Simplified section for helpful information on buying a home in Washington State!

Interested in how different mortgages and rates affect monthly payments? Check out our handy Wahomeowners Calculators to see!