Current Mortgage Rates in Lexington, Kentucky

Compare mortgage rates and fees for leading lenders in Lexington, KY. 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 Lexington.

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Mortgage Rates in Lexington, KY as of October 1, 2020
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How Do Today's Lexington, KY Mortgage Rates Compare?

October 1, 2020

The current average rate for a 30 year fixed rate mortgage in Lexington 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 Lexington, Kentucky?

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

The median home value for Lexington, KY (Fayette County) is $214,110

Based on current mortgage rates and a 10% down payment, you need to make $38,534 per year to buy the median priced home in Lexington

With this income, you could qualify for a $192,699 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 Lexington is $892

The median household income for Lexington, KY (Fayette County) is $55,910

Based on this income, you can afford a home valued at approximately $310,654

The home price you can afford to buy based on household income in Lexington is 145% of the median home value which means housing prices are average. Lexington (Fayette County) ranks 120 out of 120 counties in Kentucky and 2,591 out of 3,142 counties in the United States for housing affordability.

According to the FREEandCLEAR Housing Affordability Index, the housing market in Lexington, KY is average


Loan Limits for Lexington, Kentucky

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

Conforming loan limits for Lexington, KY

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

FHA loan limits for Lexington, KY

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

VA loan limits for Lexington, KY

1 unit: $510,400

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