Wells Fargo Mortgage Rates: Current Home Refinance Rates for May 18


Wells Fargo Mortgage Rates: Current Home Refinance Rates for May 18Wells Fargo (NYSE:WFC), which is headquartered in San Francisco, CA, updated its home purchase and refinance loan information for May 18, 2015, which is discussed below. Wells Fargo offers excellent mortgage 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 mortgage, may find some ideal loan packages at this lender.

Wells Fargo Home Purchase Rates

30-Year Fixed-Rate Mortgage: 4.000%, 4.061% APR
30-Year Fixed FHA Mortgage: 3.750%, 4.771% APR
15-Year Fixed-Rate Mortgage: 3.250%, 3.356% APR
7-Year Adjustable Rate Mortgage (ARM): 3.125%, 3.105% APR
5-Year ARM FHA: 3.250%, 3.514% APR

The rate information provided assumes the purpose of the mortgage loan is to purchase a property, an existing single family home to be used as a primary residence with a loan amount of $200,000 and an estimated property value of $250,000. The property is located in New Haven, Connecticut. The interest rate reflects a 60 day rate lock period. 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.

Wells Fargo Refinance Rates

30-Year Fixed-Rate Mortgage: 4.125%, 4.152% APR
30-Year Fixed FHA Mortgage: 3.875%, 4.894% APR
15-Year Fixed-Rate Mortgage: 3.375%, 3.440% APR
7-Year Adjustable Rate Mortgage (ARM): 3.250%, 3.151% APR
5-Year ARM FHA: 3.375%, 3.591% APR

Please, bear in mind, that the present mortgage interest rates may vary without prior notice from the lender and are subject to change based on location, geography and other terms and conditions. The annual percentage rates (APR) were made based on discount points, origination fees, average loan fees and closing costs.

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Freddie Mac, which is based in McLean, VA, reported last Thursday, that the average rate on the 30-year fixed loan soared to 3.85% from the previous 3.80%. In addition, the average rate on the shorter-term 15-year fixed loan climbed to 3.07% during the past week. Previously this type of mortgage loan averaged a rate of 3.02%, according to the firm.

Consumer financial services company, Bankrate also disclosed its weekly mortgage survey, which revealed that the interest rate on the 30-year mortgage increased to 4.01% during the past week. The interest rate on the shorter-term, 15-year mortgage surged at 3.22%, according to the the latest data. The interest rate on the 5/1 ARM improved in the company’s latest survey, this type of loan is now standing at 3.17%.

For further details on the latest home purchase and refinance mortgage interest rates at Wells Fargo, as well as information on borrowing terms and conditions and loan assumptions, please take a visit to the lender’s website.