Do you want content like this delivered to your inbox?
Share
Share

Mortgage Interest Rates And Their Effect On The Market

Julie R Baldino

Front Door Realty is locally owned and operated...

Front Door Realty is locally owned and operated...

Feb 5 1 minutes read

We have seen how low mortgage interest rates have been a huge issue for the recovering housing market, but what about high mortgage interest rates? The Mortgage Bankers Association, Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and the National Association of Realtors all agree that mortgage interest rates will increase in 2017 which could stifle demand.


Pulsenomics decided to ask and comprise the following chart, facing this question head on alongside 100+ economists, investment strategists, and housing market analysts.


Basically: The mortgage interest rate would need to be 5% or more to really affect home prices.

Looking to buy a home? Search all homes.
Looking to sell a home? Get a FREE home value report.
We use cookies to enhance your browsing experience and deliver our services. By continuing to visit this site, you agree to our use of cookies. More info