Thinking about buying a home this spring? You'll want to check out the latest update to the income needed to buy a median-priced home in the top 50 metro areas.

Thinking about buying a home this spring? You'll want to check out the latest update to the income needed to buy a median-priced home in the top 50 metro areas.

HSH's National Monthly Mortgage Statistics: 1986 to 2016

HSH's Fixed-Rate Mortgage Indicator (FRMI) averages 30-year mortgages of all sizes, including conforming, expanded conforming, and jumbo. The FRMI has been published as a continuous series since the early 1980s. Separate statistical series for conforming and jumbo loans have long been available to HSH clients. Scroll down the page to see the FRMI's 15-year companion as well as historical data for 5/1 Hybrid ARMs.


30-Year-FRM Mortgage Rate

Date 30-Year-FRM
Sep-2015 3.978
Oct-2015 3.895
Nov-2015 3.988
Dec-2015 4.01
Jan-2016 4.023
Feb-2016 3.748
Mar-2016 3.766
Apr-2016 3.725
May-2016 3.695
Jun-2016 3.698
Jul-2016 3.557
Aug-2016 3.552
Sep-2016 3.579

15-Year-FRM Mortgage Rate

Date 15-Year-FRM
Sep-2015 3.294
Oct-2015 3.214
Nov-2015 3.334
Dec-2015 3.365
Jan-2016 3.409
Feb-2016 3.155
Mar-2016 3.154
Apr-2016 3.115
May-2016 3.06
Jun-2016 3.092
Jul-2016 2.963
Aug-2016 2.957
Sep-2016 2.98

30-Year-5-1-ARM Mortgage Rate

Date 30-Year-5-1-ARM
Sep-2015 2.988
Oct-2015 2.917
Nov-2015 3.12
Dec-2015 3.172
Jan-2016 3.226
Feb-2016 2.927
Mar-2016 3.026
Apr-2016 2.949
May-2016 2.91
Jun-2016 2.94
Jul-2016 2.815
Aug-2016 2.868
Sep-2016 2.928

As the nation's largest publisher of mortgage information, HSH Associates surveys mortgage lenders coast to coast every week. The statistics shown here include both conforming and jumbo mortgages to give a true picture of the overall mortgage market. HSH markets jumbo-only and conforming-only statistics -- find out how to order.

Averages shown reflect the interest rate. Points and fees are not included in this series; they are available in different statistical series. Weekly companion averages for this series can be seen in our Statistical Release. HSH can supply detailed statistical series with rates, points, effective rates, averages of other fields, calculated APRs, and more. Our mortgage rate histories go back over 20 years -- the most complete and comprehensive archive available.

HSH.com is the nation's largest publisher of mortgage information. HSH provides reports for our clients, including lenders, consumers, the media, relocation companies, employee placement firms, and others from its weekly survey of retail lenders coast to coast.

These statistics are copyright © by HSH Associates, Financial Publishers. They may be copied and distributed provided you credit us as Source: HSH.com

About HSH Data

Unlike other sources, these statistics derive from our objective, editorial survey of between 2,000 and 3,000 lenders in all 50 states and elsewhere. We've been doing this for 30 years--we know what we're doing, and we just keep doing it, every week. Would you like to know more? HSH's statistics have long been used by top Wall Street firms; by lenders coast to coast; by the media; by government agencies; by Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae; and many others.

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