Current Mortgage Rates in Lawrence, Kansas

Compare mortgage rates and fees for leading lenders in Lawrence, KS. 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 Lawrence.

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Mortgage Rates in Lawrence, KS as of September 20, 2020
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How Do Today's Lawrence, KS Mortgage Rates Compare?

September 20, 2020

The current average rate for a 30 year fixed rate mortgage in Lawrence 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 Lawrence, Kansas?

Below we provide helpful information on the real estate market, home prices and housing affordability in Lawrence. Understand how much you need to earn to afford a home in Lawrence, including the mortgage you need to qualify for. Review the monthy payment so you can determine if owning a house in Lawrence 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 Lawrence is right for you.

The median home value for Lawrence, KS (Douglas County) is $239,765

Based on current mortgage rates and a 10% down payment, you need to make $43,151 per year to buy the median priced home in Lawrence

With this income, you could qualify for a $215,788 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 Lawrence is $999

The median household income for Lawrence, KS (Douglas County) is $57,341

Based on this income, you can afford a home valued at approximately $318,606

The home price you can afford to buy based on household income in Lawrence is 133% of the median home value which means housing prices are average. Lawrence (Douglas County) ranks 105 out of 105 counties in Kansas and 2,745 out of 3,142 counties in the United States for housing affordability.

According to the FREEandCLEAR Housing Affordability Index, the housing market in Lawrence, KS is average


Loan Limits for Lawrence, Kansas

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

Conforming loan limits for Lawrence, KS

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

FHA loan limits for Lawrence, KS

1 unit: $331,760
2 units: $424,800
3 units: $513,450
4 units: $638,100

VA loan limits for Lawrence, KS

1 unit: $510,400

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