Huge News for Orange County CA Homebuyers Mortgage Rates Stayed Down

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Fantastic news for homebuyers is that home loan mortgage rates at Orange County CA went down big-time during 2014 and stayed down.

4.5% was the average rate on a 30-year fixed loan offered by lenders one year ago today –  see article from that time –Mortgage rate watch report for December 28, 2013.

Fantastic news for homebuyers

Average payment on a $417k conforming loan one year ago was $2,113 per month.

3.75% is the average rate offered by lenders on a 30-year fixed loan at Orange County today on December 29, 2014 (for those who qualify) –  see article –Mortgage rate watch report for December 28, 2014.

Average payment on that same $417k 30-year fixed rate loan is now $1,930 per month.

So a monthly payment on that $417k 30-year fixed rate loan now will save a homebuyer $183 per month on payment as compared with same time last year.

What this means is that now is the time for you as a homebuyer to get organized, qualified or pre-approved with a lender, and move forward to buy your dream home!

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By Harrison K. Long, Realtor, real estate broker, and professional real estate representative at Orange County CA.    

Professional REALTOR® agent representation and help for property owners, home sellers, private trust estate representatives, estate administrators, executors and heirs, probate and trust attorneys, estate planners, income tax professionals, public guardians, fiduciaries, investor group managers, bankers, and individuals, with listing and sale of properties at Orange County, CA.  Contact us at 949-854-7747 with your questions about home prices and values at Orange County CA cities and areas with Home Selling and Real Estate market updates.

About Harrison K. Long

Professional real estate representative and advocate - Realtor, GRI, Broker associate, Evergreen Realty HomeSmart, Orange County, California - CA BRE 01410855 - Helping property owners, estate trustees, executors and administrators, fiduciaries, bankers, investor group managers, with listing and sale of properties - helping people with their best decisions about homes and real estate - Member at the Orange County Association of REALTORs and prior service on its board of directors, California Association of Realtors (now serving on its board of directors); National Association of Realtors - an attorney member of the California State Bar Association #69137 - Contact by telephone or text at 949-701-2515.
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