U.S. financial institution, Fifth Third Bank (NASDAQ:FITB), updated its mortgage rate sheet for March 9, 2015. Updated information on the lender’s mortgage rates and annual percentage rates (APRs) can be be found below. Fifth Third Bank has been providing attractive interest rates under both its home purchase and refinance loan programs, so those who are looking to invest either in a new / used home or to refinance an existing loan, may find some ideal loan options at this financial institution.
Fifth Third Bank Refinance Rates
30-Year Fixed Mortgage: 4.000%, 4.105% APR
20-Year Fixed Mortgage: 3.75%, 3.884% APR
15-Year Fixed Mortgage: 3.25%, 3.38% APR
10-Year Fixed Mortgage: 3.125%, 3.244% APR
The rate information provided assumes the purpose of the mortgage loan is to refinance an existing mortgage with a loan amount of $140,000. The interest rate reflects a 60 day rate lock-in period. Other assumptions include a minimum FICO score of 740, a maximum loan-to-value of 75%. The actual mortgage interest rate will depend on a number of factors including but not limited to loan type, credit profile, property type, appraised value, occupancy and loan size.
Please, note that the current mortgage interest rates above are only estimates. Mortgage rates may vary without prior notice from the lender and are subject to change based on location, geography and other terms and conditions.
Mortgage-buyer, Freddie Mac said on Thursday, that the interest rate on the 30-year fixed mortgage sank to 3.75% from the former 3.8%. On the other hand, the average rate on the shorter-term 15-year fixed loan edged down to 3.03% last week. Previously this type of mortgage loan was hovering at a rate of 3.07%, according to Freddie Mac.
Bankrate also disclosed its weekly mortgage survey, which revealed that the interest rate on the 30-year mortgage jumped to 3.93% last week. The interest rate on the shorter-term, 15-year mortgage ticked up by 1 basis point to 3.16%, according to the survey. The interest rate on the 5/1 ARM surged in Bankrate’s survey, this type of loan is now standing at 3.28%.
For more details on the latest mortgage interest rates at Fifth Third Bank, as well as information on borrowing terms and conditions and loan assumptions, please visit the bank’s website.