Current Mortgage Rates in Rockford, Illinois

Compare mortgage rates and fees for leading lenders in Rockford, IL. Review free, personalized mortgage rates based on your specifc loan amount, program and other factors. Easily compare APRs, closing costs and monthly payments to find the lender offering the best mortgage rates in Rockford.

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Mortgage Rates in Rockford, IL as of September 24, 2020
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How Do Today's Rockford, IL Mortgage Rates Compare?

September 24, 2020

The current average rate for a 30 year fixed rate mortgage in Rockford is A.AAA%, the rate for a 15 year fixed rate mortgage is B.BBB% and the rate for a 5/1 adjustable rate mortgage (ARM) is C.CCC%

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How Affordable is Housing in Rockford, Illinois?

Below we provide helpful information on the real estate market, home prices and housing affordability in Rockford. Understand how much you need to earn to afford a home in Rockford, including the mortgage you need to qualify for. Review the monthy payment so you can determine if owning a house in Rockford fits your budget. This information is based on proprietary analysis you can only find on FREEandCLEAR and we offer it to help you decide if living in Rockford is right for you.

The median home value for Rockford, IL (Winnebago County) is $133,047

Based on current mortgage rates and a 10% down payment, you need to make $23,945 per year to buy the median priced home in Rockford

With this income, you could qualify for a $119,742 mortgage, assuming your monthly debt expense is reasonable

Based on this loan amount, the monthly mortgage payment required to buy the median priced home in Rockford is $555

The median household income for Rockford, IL (Winnebago County) is $53,903

Based on this income, you can afford a home valued at approximately $299,503

The home price you can afford to buy based on household income in Rockford is 225% of the median home value which means housing prices are affordable. Rockford (Winnebago County) ranks 83 out of 102 counties in Illinois and 1,083 out of 3,142 counties in the United States for housing affordability.

According to the FREEandCLEAR Housing Affordability Index, the housing market in Rockford, IL is affordable


Loan Limits for Rockford, Illinois

Mortgage limits affect your loan terms, mortgage program eligibility and what price home you can afford. Review the loan limits for Rockford (Winnebago County) below.

Conforming loan limits for Rockford, IL

1 unit: $510,400
2 units: $653,550
3 units: $789,950
4 units: $981,700

FHA loan limits for Rockford, IL

1 unit: $339,250
2 units: $434,300
3 units: $524,950
4 units: $652,400

VA loan limits for Rockford, IL

1 unit: $510,400

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