Freddie Mac: 30-Year Mortgage Rates Up Half Percentage Point In Past Month

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Average mortgage rates continued to move higher nationally, with 30-year rates increasing by more than half a percentage point in the past month, according to data released Thursday morning by Freddie Mac.
The 30-year mortgage rates averaged 3.98 percent in the past week, up from 3.91 percent the previous week. The 15-year mortgage rates averaged 3.10 percent, up from 3.03 percent.

Here are the numbers from New England:
This week:
30-year: 3.97 percent
15-year: 3.09 percent

Last week
30-year: 3.92 percent
15-year: 3.04 percent

A year ago
30-year: 3.74 percent
15-year: 2.99 percent

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