China’s economy worsens in July, industrial growth at 17-year low as trade war escalates – INVESTMENT, RETAIL SALES GROWTH COOLS China’s economic growth cooled to a near 30-year low of 6.2% in. been more subdued.
Historical Mortgage Rates: Averages and Trends from the 1970s. – Over the past 48 years, interest rates on the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage have ranged from as high as 18.63% in 1981 to as low as 3.31% in 2012. Mortgage rates today remain at historical lows, with over 60% of mortgage holders paying rates between 3.00% and 4.90% as of 2015.
Mortgage rates rise on expectation of Fed’s possible cut in short-term interest rates – According to the latest data released thursday by Freddie Mac, the 30-year fixed-rate average. driven mainly by FHA refinance applications. Historically, government refinance activity lags slightly.
Germany to auction a zero-percent 30-year bond for the first time – Germany will auction a 30-year bond with a 0% interest rate for the first time on Wednesday. bond that was announced last.