A 15-year fixed-rate mortgage is ideal for buyers who want to minimize interest payments and pay off their loan faster. Get the latest interest rates for 15-year fixed-rate mortgages.Be sure to. Bankrate economist Deborah Kearns estimates the lower mortgage rates will save buyers approximately $15.85 each month for.

A 15-year fixed-rate mortgage means you agree to pay off the loan in 15 years with an interest rate that doesn’t change throughout the life of the loan. To see your monthly payments and total interest, you can use Bankrate’s 15-year or 30-year fixed mortgage calculator to compare the two loan terms.

Chart: 15- and 30-Year, Fixed-Rate Mortgages In The USA The above table lists the monthly average rates for conventional and conforming, 15- and 30-year fixed-rate mortgages in the United States.

HSH’s Fixed-Rate Mortgage Indicator (FRMI) averages 30-year mortgages of all sizes, including conforming, expanded conforming, and jumbo. The FRMI has been published as a continuous series since the early 1980s. Separate statistical series for conforming and jumbo loans have long been available to HSH clients.

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