Mortgage Rates At Record Lows For 30-Year, 15-Year Loans

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Mortgage rates hit record lows nationally for 30-year (3.34 percent) and 15-year (2.68 percent) loans in the past week, according to data released Thursday by Freddie Mac.
The previous record for 30-year mortgages, 3.36 percent, was set in early October. The record low for 15-year mortgages, 2.66 percent was set in mid-October.
Here are the weekly figures from New England:

This week:
30-year: 3.38 percent
15-year: 2.68 percent

Last week:
30-year: 3.40 percent
15-year: 2.69 percent

A year ago
30-year: 4.00 percent
15-year: 3.32 percent

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