Should you choose low mortgage rates and high processing fees, or vice versa?

All that said, your experience can really vary based on who you choose to work with, as some banks and mortgage companies may overcharge you and give you the run-around, while a mortgage broker may do an excellent job and secure a lower mortgage rate for you. And vice versa.

Mortgage rates today,December 1, plus lock recommendations Average mortgage rates are barely changed today. mortgage rates today on 30 year home loans are averaging 4.09%, a slight increase from yesterday’s average 30 year mortgage rate of 4.08%. Current mortgage rates on 15 year mortgage loans are averaging 3.36%, up from yesterday’s average 15 year mortgage rate of 3.35%.