Mortgage Rates Defy Prediction: Is Now a Good Time to Buy a Home?

Chicago Tribune, Jan. 12, 2016–MarksJarvis, Gail

Worries about rising mortgage rates have been unwarranted. Since the Fed’s rate increase, rates on 30-year mortgages have dropped below 4 percent, and many mortgage experts expect them to stay below 4.25 percent this year.