The average 30-year fixed mortgage rate rose to 3.85%, up 4 basis points from 3.81% a week ago. 15-year fixed mortgage rates fell 3 basis points to 3.17% from 3.20% a week ago.
Every FHA loan comes with an upfront mortgage insurance premium equal to 1.75% of the purchase price of the house. For a house that costs $250,000 that means you will pay an upfront fee of $4,375. You have to pay this fee regardless of the size of the down payment you make.
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As an example, a homebuyer is financing a home in the Bay Area with more than 10 percent down and gets a loan amount of the maximum allowed by the FHA, or $679,650. An MIP rate of 100 bps applies.
Mortgage insurance levels have declined by 15 to 20 per cent since the minister of finance extended the stress test to five-year mortgages in October 2016. It requires lenders to underwrite mortgages.