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15 Year Fixed Mortgage Rates: current mortgage rates from lenders in the HSH editorial survey

15-Year Fixed

Mortgage Rates for Aug. 21 - 28 , 2015*

Product Interest Rate Points National Average
30-Year Fixed 3.89% 0.12 3.89%
15-Year Fixed 3.23% 0.11 3.23%
5/1 ARM 2.90% 0.08 2.90%
*weekly rolling averages

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15-Year Fixed 3.20 3.25 3.13 3.20 3.34 3.39 3.33
  • Rate changes: Never; fully fixed for entire term
  • Benefits: Stable payments; builds equity faster; lower total interest costs than 30-year term
  • Alternative Strategy: Consider 30-year term and prepaying loan to preserve cash-flow flexibility
  • Useful for: Refinancing to lower total interest cost; retiring mortgage more quickly; building or rebuilding equity more quickly
  • Consider if: Buying second home; refinancing to build equity; paying off mortgage before life event (retirement, etc)
  • When shopping, ask about: If 15-year term makes the payment too high, whether 20-year term is available

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Here's a small random sample of loan rates drawn from the survey of objective information we collect every day. Our database contains current data on thousands of loans from lenders coast to coast -- including jumbo loans.

Unlike other 'surveys,' and other Web sites, the below mortgage rates are not advertisements. HSH contacts over lenders across the country every week -- the same objective survey we've conducted for over 30 years. Our data is so reliable that it's used by Fortune 500 companies, government agencies, the media, and other clients.

These are representative of loans which may be offered in your area, but we don't claim that these are the "best" available. There are many factors which make the "best" loan dependent upon your individual circumstance.

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Lender State Phone Lending Area % down
Rate %
Points
Maximum Loan
$1,000
ANCHOR BANK WI 414-290-7206 ALL WISCONSIN 20 3 0 417
BANK OF AMERICA NY 716-881-2915 ALL NEW YORK 20 3 0.428 417
BANK OF AMERICA HOME LOANS PA 610-225-8025 ALL PENNSYLVANIA 20 3.125 0.051 417
BANK OF AMERICA HOME LOANS FL 407-851-6002 ALL FLORIDA 20 3.125 0.213 417
BRANCH BANKING & TRUST MD 301-493-4900 ALL MARYLAND 20 3.125 0.625 1000
CHASE BANK CA 323-937-5625 ALL CALIFORNIA 20 3.25 0 417
CHASE BANK WA 509-353-3045 ALL WASHINGTON,ID 20 3.5 0.125 1000
CHASE BANK CA 415-749-6535 ALL CALIFORNIA 20 3.25 0 417
CHASE HOME FINANCE PA 215-641-0900 ALL PENNSYLVANIA 20 3.625 0 650
CITIBANK MD 301-961-3451 ALL MARYLAND 20 3.25 0 417
CITIBANK, FSB CT 203-321-4600 ALL CONNECTICUT 20 3.25 0.125 700
CITIBANK, FSB NY 718-472-3400 ALL NEW YORK 20 3.25 0 417
FIFTH THIRD BANK NC 919-573-1930 ALL NORTH CAROLINA 20 3.25 0 417
KEY BANK NY 845-365-4816 ALL NEW YORK 25 3.28 0 417
TCF NATIONAL BANK MN 612-823-2265 ALL MINNESOTA 20 3.75 0 417
UMB BANK OK 405-239-5828 ALL OKLAHOMA 20 3.375 0 417
UNITED BANK MA 508-595-0000 ALL MASSACHUSETTS,CT 20 3.375 0 650
WASHINGTON FEDERAL S&L ASSN WA 206-624-7930 WESTERN WASHINGTON 20 3.625 0.75 700
WELLS FARGO BANK IL 630-279-8750 ALL ILLINOIS 20 3.25 0 417
WELLS FARGO HOME MORTGAGE MD 410-872-1900 ALL MARYLAND 20 3.25 0 417

 

Be sure to see our other loan samples:
30-Year FRMs1-Year ARMs5/1-Year Hybrid ARMs

Notes:

  • All interest rates and terms are subject to change without notice.
  • These lenders offer many different loan programs. If you want one that isn't listed, contact the lender directly.
  • The conforming loan limit for a one-family home is $417,000; two- to four-family homes have higher loan amounts.
  • Lenders which offer conforming loans almost always offer jumbo loans as well.

Column heading key

Lender: The institution. If a credit union, you'll need to contact them for membership information and details.

State: The state in which the lender is located.

Phone: The lender's contact number.

Lending Area: The area which the listed office serves.

Adjustment Period: How often the interest rate adjusts (in years).

Term:The total term of the mortgage.

Down Payment: The required down payment for the listed loan.

Interest Rate: The interest rate being charged for the listed loan.

Points: A fee, expressed as a percentage of the loan amount.
One point is equal to a 1% fee; a 1% fee on $100,000 would be a $1000 fee.

Maximum Loan: The maximum dollar amount available at the listed rates and terms.

Index Used: The name of the index used to govern rate changes.