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The Journal Gazette

Thursday, January 24, 2013 7:38 pm

US mortgage rates remain near record lows

By The Associated Press

Average U.S. rates on fixed mortgages rose this week but remained near record lows, keeping home buying more affordable.
Here's a look at rates for fixed and adjustable mortgages over the past 52 weeks:
Current avg. Last week 52-week high 52-week low
30-year fixed 3.42 3.38 4.08 3.31
15-year fixed 2.71 2.66 3.30 2.63
5-year adjustable 2.67 2.67 2.96 2.67
1-year adjustable 2.57 2.57 2.84 2.52
All values in percentage points
Source: Freddie Mac Primary Mortgage Market Survey