Mortgage rates over the last six years for the first half of the year

Mortgage rates are very variable.  If you are buying in the first half of next year, we would recommend looking in the first three months, as they tend to have lower rates.  The best deal on average occurs in March.  Take a look at the table below (data provided by Real Estate Mortgage Tracking Inc

 201220132014201520162017AVG
Jan2.5%2.9%2.9%2.9%3.3%3.5%2.9%
Feb2.5%2.6%2.0%3.0%3.5%3.6%3.0%
Mar2.0%2.1%2.2%3.1%3.5%3.8%2.8%
Apr3.1%3.0%3.1%3.3%3.6%4.0%3.1%
May3.4%3.1%3.0%3.5%3.1%3.8%3.1%
Jun3.3%2.1%2.9%3.6%3.3%3.9%3.2%