• psst … I’m a Realtor! Thanks for stopping by my website. I would love to help you find your dream home and community in the Hampton Roads or Williamsburg area or to sell your existing home. This website is authored by local resident and REALTOR, John Womeldorf. John is known around town as Mr. Williamsburg, for both his extensive knowledge of Hampton Roads and the historic triangle, and his expertise in the local real estate market. His websites, WilliamsburgsRealEstate.com and Mr Williamsburg.com were created as a resource for folks who are exploring a move to Williamsburg, VA , Hampton Roads VA and the surrounding areas of the Virginia Peninsula. On his website you can search homes for sale , foreclosures, 55+ active adult communities, condos and town homes , land and commercial property for sale in Williamsburg, Yorktown, New Kent, Poquoson, and Gloucester, VA as well as surrounding markets of Carrolton, Chesapeake,Gloucester, Hampton, Isle of Wight, Portsmouth Mathews, Newport News Norfolk, Poquoson, Smithfield, , Suffolk, Surry, Va Beach, Yorktown and York County Virginia You can reach John by email John@MrWilliamsburg.com or phone @ 757-254-813

Mortgage rates at record lows

Want to explore financing options for a home purchase or refinancing scenarios in Williamsburg or Hampton Roads VA ?  Freddie Mac  today reported that average fixed mortgage rates are at or near all-time record lows helping to keep homebuyer affordability high. The 30-year fixed averaged 3.91 percent for the week, a new all-time low, dropping below last week’s 3.94 percent, the previous record low. The 15-year fixed matched last week’s all-time record low at 3.21 percent. Adjustable rate products also hit new all-time lows in this week’s survey. 15-year Fixed rate mortgages this week averaged 3.21 percent with an average 0.8 point.

"Rates on 30-year fixed mortgages have been at or below 4 percent for the last eight weeks and now are almost 0.9 percentage points below where they were at the beginning of the year, which means that today’s homebuyers are paying over $1,200 less per year on a $200,000 loan. This greater affordability helped push existing home sales higher for the second consecutive month in November to an annualized pace of 4.42 million, the most since January. In addition, new construction of one-family homes also showed a back-to-back monthly gain in November to the largest increase since June.

SOURCE Freddie Mac

Want to explore financing options for a home purchase or refinancing scenarios in Williamsburg or Hampton Roads VA ? 

Contact me at John@MrWilliamsburg.com or 757 254 8136 and I will be happy to put you in touch with one of our preferred lenders.


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