Weekly Newsletter

Here is this weeks review of what is moving mortgage rates from last week, what you can expect this week and thoughts on what could move mortgage interest rates going forward.  Please let me know if you have any questions.

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Have a great day!

Lee McLain

Weekly Newsletter

Here is this weeks review of what is moving mortgage rates from last week, what you can expect this week and thoughts on what could move mortgage interest rates going forward.  Please let me know if you have any questions.

MBS-Road-Signs-02-04-2019

Have a great week!

Lee McLain

Weekly Newsletter

Here is this weeks review of what is moving mortgage rates from last week, what you can expect this week and thoughts on what could move mortgage interest rates going forward.  Please let me know if you have any questions.

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All the best,

Lee McLain

Weekly Newsletter

Here is this weeks review of what is moving mortgage rates from last week, what you can expect this week and thoughts on what could move mortgage interest rates going forward.  As always, please let me know if you have any questions.

MBS-Road-Signs-12-31-2018

Have a safe and happy New Year!

Lee McLain

Where Are Interest Rates Headed in 2019?

Where Are Interest Rates Headed in 2019? | MyKCM

The interest rate you pay on your home mortgage has a direct impact on your monthly payment. The higher the rate, the greater the payment will be. That is why it is important to know where rates are headed when deciding to start your home search.

Below is a chart created using Freddie Mac’s U.S. Economic & Housing Marketing Outlook. As you can see, interest rates are projected to increase steadily throughout 2019.

Where Are Interest Rates Headed in 2019? | MyKCM

How Will This Impact Your Mortgage Payment?

Depending on the amount of the loan that you secure, a half of a percent (.5%) increase in interest rate can increase your monthly mortgage payment significantly. But don’t let the prediction that rates will increase stop you from purchasing your dream home this year!

Let’s take a look at a historical view of interest rates over the last 45 years.

Where Are Interest Rates Headed in 2019? | MyKCM

Bottom Line

Be thankful that you can still get a better interest rate than your older brother or sister did ten years ago, a lower rate than your parents did twenty years ago, and a better rate than your grandparents did forty years ago.

Weekly Newsletter

Here is this weeks review of what is moving mortgage rates from last week, what you can expect this week and thoughts on what could move mortgage interest rates going forward.  As always, please let me know if you have any questions.

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Have a great week!

Lee McLain