Mortgage Rates Down For Fourth Straight Week

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Mortgage rates have dropped for the fourth consecutive week, with national averages for 30-year loans at 3.40 percent and for 15-year loans at 2.61, according to data released Thursday morning by Freddie Mac.
A week ago, rates were 3.41 percent (30 year) and 2.64 percent (15 year).

Here are the numbers from New England:

This week:
30-year: 3.43 percent
15-year: 2.66 percent

Last week:
30-year: 3.45 percent
15-year: 2.70 percent

A year ago
30-year: 3.76 percent
15-year: 3.14 percent

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