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Freddie Mac: Mortgage rates edge higher

Oct 17, 2013
In its Primary Mortgage Market Survey for the week ending October 17, 2013, Freddie Mac reported that the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage (FRM) for the Northeast averaged 4.29 percent with an average 0.7 point, up from 4.25 percent the previous week.

The 15-year FRM for the Northeast also rose slightly, increasing to 3.36 percent with an average 0.7 point from 3.35 percent the week prior.

Nationally, the 30-year FRM increased to 4.28 percent from 4.23 percent the week before, while the 15-year FRM rose from 3.31 percent to 3.33 percent.

To read the entire Freddie Mac press release, click here.
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