30-Year Fixed Mortgage Rates Rise Slightly, Current Rate is 4.10%; According to Zillow Mortgage Rate Ticker

| Source: Zillow Group, Inc.

SEATTLE, May 13, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The 30-year fixed mortgage rate on Zillow® Mortgage Marketplace is currently 4.10 percent, up two basis points from this time last week. The 30-year fixed mortgage rate hovered around 4.05 percent for the majority of the week before rising to the current rate on Monday.

"Rates continued on a downward path last week, reaching six-month lows before rebounding slightly on Friday," said Erin Lantz, vice president of mortgages at Zillow. "This week, we expect rates to rise gradually and correct for what some market observers believe has been an overreaction to recent economic data and the situation in Ukraine."

Zillow's real-time mortgage rates are based on thousands of custom mortgage quotes submitted daily to anonymous borrowers on the Zillow Mortgage Marketplace site, and reflect the most recent changes in the market. These are not marketing rates, or a weekly survey.

The rate for a 15-year fixed home loan is currently 3.10 percent, while the rate for a 5-1 adjustable-rate mortgage (ARM) is 2.77 percent.

Below are current rates for 30-year fixed mortgages by state. Additional states' rates are available at: http://www.zillow.com/mortgage-rates.

State Current 30-Year
Fixed Rate
Last Week's
Fixed Rate
Change in
California Mortgage Rates 4.11% 4.10% +1
Colorado Mortgage Rates 4.08% 4.06% +2
Florida Mortgage Rates 4.10% 4.10% 0
Illinois Mortgage Rates 4.13% 4.18% -5
Massachusetts Mortgage Rates 4.12% 4.09% +3
New Jersey Mortgage Rates 4.08% 4.07% +1
New York Mortgage Rates 4.16% 4.06% +10
Pennsylvania Mortgage Rates 4.09% 4.04% +5
Texas Mortgage Rates 4.10% 4.07% +3
Washington Mortgage Rates 4.08% 4.07% +1

About Zillow Mortgage Marketplace

Zillow Mortgage Marketplace, operated by Zillow, Inc., is a free, open, and transparent lending marketplace, where borrowers connect with lenders to find loans and get the best mortgage rates. Borrowers anonymously submit loan requests and receive an unlimited number of custom mortgage quotes with real rates directly from thousands of competing lenders. Zillow Mortgage Marketplace also provides mortgage calculators, mortgage advice, mortgage widgets, and lender directories.

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Laura Lowery, Zillow
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