Mortgage Rates Hold Steady: 30-Year At 4.40 Percent

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Unlike the stock market, mortgage rates have held steady in the past week, with the national average for a 30-year loan remaining at 4.40 percent, according to data released Thursday morning by Freddie Mac.
Rates for 15-year mortgages averaged 3.44 percent in the past week, up from 3.43 percent the previous week.

Here are the numbers in New England:

This week
30-year: 4.42 percent
15-year: 3.46 percent

Last week:
30-year: 4.42 percent
15-year: 3.44 percent

A year ago
30-year: 3.62 percent
15-year: 2.90 percent

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