Mortgage rates edge higher

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Mortgage rates shifted higher nationally in the past week, with 30-year fixed rates averaging 3.51 percent and 15-year rates averaging 2.69, according to figures released Thursday morning by Freddie Mac.
A week ago, 30-year rates averaged 3.42 percent and 15-year rates 2.61 percent.

Here are the numbers from New England:

This week:
30-year: 3.51 percent
15-year: 2.73 percent

Last week
30-year: 3.45 percent
15-year: 2.66 percent

A year ago
30-year: 3.78 percent
15-year: 3.04 percent

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