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Freddie Mac: Mortgage rates increase for week ending August 1

Aug 02, 2013
In its Primary Mortgage Market Survey for the week ending August 1, 2013, Freddie Mac reported that the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage (FRM) for the Northeast averaged 4.43 percent with an average 0.7 point, up from 4.34 percent the week prior.

The 15-year FRM for the Northeast also increased slightly, averaging 3.45 percent with an average 0.8 point. This is up from 3.42 percent the previous week. 

Nationally, the 30-year FRM averaged 4.39 percent, up from 4.31 percent the week before, while the 15-year FRM rose from 3.39 percent to 3.43 percent.

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