Mortgage Rates Move Ever So Slightly Down To Start New Year

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Mortgage rates started the new year with a slight shift downward nationally, according to data released Thursday by Freddie Mac. The 30-year rate averaged 3.34 percent, down from 3.35 the previous week. The 15-year rate averaged 3.34, down from 3.35.

The numbers in New England:

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

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

A year ago
30-year: 3.96 percent
15-year: 3.28 percent

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