This is a graph of combined average interest rates for 30-year fixed-rate mortgages over the last six months, derived from data gathered as part of HSH.com's editorial surveys. The weekly 30-year FRM data that populates this graph can be seen in HSH's Statistical Release; fresh daily updates to the average for the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage can be found on our page of today's mortgage rates.
With stable payments throughout the life of the loan, 30-year fixed-rate mortgages are the most popular mortgage product for homebuying and refinancing.
For a longer review of rates, see our three-year trend graph of 30-year fixed rate mortgages.
HSH's combined averages give a realistic picture of local mortgage markets, particularly important in high-cost areas.