French Property Mortgage Rates on the Rise

According to at the beginning of August 2013 70 percent of French banks have decided to increase their interest rates on mortgages, the amount on average is an increase of 0.1 percentage points, not a lot, but it increases the cost of buying a French property and it goes against the trend of stable low interest rates.

However, French lending rates are still at historically low levels making the opportunity to invest at this time with the use of a low interest long term loan still very interesting.

Samples of current interest rates, according to are 2.98% for 15 years, 3.29 % for 20 years and 3.64 % for 25 years.

We recommend you speak to a French banker or mortgage broker to get current information.

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