Mortgage Rate Falls Under 4.5 %

Freddie Mac reports that long-term mortgage rates moved south again this week. Interest on 30-year fixed loans hit a new low of 4.49 percent, compared to 4.54 percent last week and 5.22 percent a year ago; and the 15-year mortgage landed at 3.95 percent, down from 4 percent last week and 4.63 percent a year ago. Five-year adjustable-rate mortgages reached a new low of 3.63 percent, down from 3.76 percent last week and 4.73 percent a year ago; while one-year ARMs fell to 3.55 percent from 3.64 percent last week and 4.78 percent a year ago.
Source: The Wall Street Journal, Amy Hoak and Nick Timiraos (08/06/10)
This means it is a great time to buy a house in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

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