“Thirty-year fixed-rate home mortgages averaged 4.78% during the week of
Nov. 23, an all-time low, according to Freddie Mac’s weekly surveys.” [Link]
This is good news for home buyers and potential sellers, especially given the extension of tax incentives. If you’re thinking about buying or selling, now might be the best time! Prices are low now, too, and there are foreclosures available on the market that are really good buys. Besides, experts say every home sale adds over $40,000 to the economy.