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Current 5/1 Year Adjustable Rate Mortgage (ARM) rates from lenders in the HSH editorial survey

5/1-Year ARM

Mortgage Rates for Jul. 22 - 29 , 2016*

Product Interest Rate Points National Average
30-Year Fixed 3.61% 0.19 3.61%
15-Year Fixed 3.03% 0.19 3.03%
5/1 ARM 2.90% 0.17 2.90%
*weekly rolling averages

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5/1 ARM 3.23 2.93 3.03 2.95 2.91 2.94 2.81
  • Rate changes: Fully variable, typically changing at one-year intervals; some have shorter change intervals
  • Benefits: Can have lowest interest rates, but qualification may not depend upon today's interest rate
  • Alternative Strategy: Consider Hybrid ARM to ameliorate rate and payment risks for a given period
  • Useful for: Purchasing or refinancing when interest rates are near top of cycle, and are likely to fall, or sale or refinance is anticipated within three years
  • Consider if: Buying or refinancing when income can handle frequent payment changes and worst-case scenario for rates over a four-year period
  • When shopping, ask about: A history of the index the loan is governed by, margin and caps

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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 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 % Adjustment
period
Term % down
Rate %
Points
Maximum Loan
$1,000
Index
ASTORIA BANK NY 516-327-7000 NYC,LONG ISLAND,WESTCHESTER 5/1 30 20 2.75 0 1000 1YT
ASTORIA BANK NY 516-327-7000 NYC,LONG ISLAND,WESTCHESTER 5/1 30 20 2.75 0 1000 1YT
BMO HARRIS BANK WI 262-255-4600 ALL WISCONSIN 5/1 30 20 2.75 0 417 LIBOR
CONNECT ONE BANK NJ 201-816-8900 ALL NEW JERSEY 5/1 30 20 2.75 0 417 LIBOR
FIRST MERIT BANK MI 248-258-5300 ALL MICHIGAN 5/1 30 20 3.125 0 417 LIBOR
FIRST-CITIZENS BANK NC 910-792-6670 ALL NORTH CAROLINA 5/1 30 20 2.875 0 417 LIBOR
FIRST-CITIZENS BANK NC 336-631-2400 ALL NORTH CAROLINA 5/1 30 20 2.875 0 417 LIBOR
HUNTINGTON MORTGAGE COMPANY OH 614-480-6505 ALL OHIO 5/1 30 20 3 0 417 LIBOR
N V E BANK NJ 201-816-2800 ALL NEW JERSEY 5/1 30 25 3.125 0 750 1YT
N V E BANK NJ 201-816-2800 ALL NEW JERSEY 5/1 30 5 2.875 0 417 1YT

 

Be sure to see our other loan samples:
15-Year FRMs30-Year FRMs1-Year 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.

Daily US & International Rates - Last update: 07/29/2016

Latest Yesterday Week Ago
Federal Funds Rate 0.40% 0.40% 0.40%
Discount Rate 1.00% 1.00% 1.00%
Overnight Libor (1 day delay) 0.42% 0.42% 0.42%
Fannie Mae 30/60 2.86% 2.88% 2.90%
6 Month Libor (1 day delay) 1.09% 1.07% 1.01%
10 Year Treasury Security 1.52% 1.57% 1.59%
The Prime Rate 3.50% 3.50% 3.50%

Source: ARMindexes.com