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Mortgage Rates Slide To Lowest Since May

According to the National Association of REALTORS, mortgage interest rates continued their decline this week and have hit the lowest level in six months since May of 2023. Mortgage interest rates are now at an average of 6.61%, easing from 6.67% last week. The typical monthly mortgage payment for a $400,000 home is now at $2,046. While NAR’s Pending Home Sales shows flat data from October to November, the recent week’s rate decline should motivate buyers who had been priced out of the market.

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