Mortgage Rates Drop Again (Slightly)

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Mortgage rates dropped for the second consecutive week, with 30-year fixed rates averaging 4.31 nationally and 15-year rates at 3.39, according to data released Thursday morning by Freddie Mac.

These were the rates last week: 30-year, 4.37 percent; 15-year, 3.41 percent.

The numbers in New England:

This week:
30-year: 4.34 percent
15-year: 3.42 percent

Last week
30-year: 4.40 percent
15-year: 3.44 percent

A year ago
30-year: 3.52 percent
15-year: 2.81 percent

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