30-Year Mortgage Rates Above 3.50 Percent For First Time Since Last September

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Mortgage rates pushed above 3.50 nationally for the first time since Sept. 13, according to weekly data released Thursday morning by Freddie Mac.
Rates for 30-year loans averaged 3.53, up from 3.42 the previous week. Fifteen-year rates averaged 2.81 percent, up from 2.71 the previous week.

This week:
30-year: 3.54 percent
15-year: 2.82 percent

Last week:
30-year: 3.45 percent
15-year: 2.74 percent

A year ago
30-year: 3.86 percent
15-year: 3.14 percent

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