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15 Year Loans Gaining Popularity Because of Record Low Interest Rates.

Posted by ChicagoismynewBlog! on December 20, 2009

15-Year Loans Gain Fans

Home buyers and home owners who are refinancing are increasingly enthusiastic about 15-year, fixed-rate mortgages.

Originations of 15-year mortgages at Wells Fargo & Co. are up 55 percent through November compared to a year ago. At J.P. Morgan Chase & Co., 20 percent of refinances are 15-year loans, up 10 percent in 2008.

One reason is that rates on 15-year fixed-rate conforming mortgages averaged 4.46 percent in early December, according to HSH Associates in Pompton Plains, N.J….

Check out the REALTOR® Magazine website for the article HERE!


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