Posts Tagged ‘treasury bond yields’

Mortgage rates slip for sixth straight week

Diane Alter – Fourth Estate Cooperative Reporter Arlington, Va., United States (4E) – Mortgage rates have slipped for the sixth consecutive week, hitting all-time record lows in the wake of weak economic and jobs data. According to a report released Thursday by Freddie Mac, the average rate on a 15-year fixed loan dropped to 2.94 […]

Mortgage rates fall to new low–again

Diane Alter – AHN News Reporter Arlington, VA, United States (AHN) – Mortgage rates fell to new lows again for the week ended May 10, with the 30-year averaging 3.83 percent. Freddie Mac said in a statement Thursday, “Following April’s weaker than expected employment report and the French and Greek election results raising concerns over […]