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US mortgage rates fall; 15-year loan at record low

The Associated Press

The average U.S. rate on the 15-year mortgage marked a record low this week and the 30-year rate fell closer to its historic low.

Here's a look at rates for fixed and adjustable mortgages this week and over the past year:

Current avg. Last week 52-week high 52-week low
30-year fixed 3.35 3.40 3.83 3.31
15-year fixed 2.56 2.61 3.05 2.56
5-year adjustable 2.56 2.58 2.84 2.56
1-year adjustable 2.56 2.62 2.79 2.52
All values in percentage points
Source: Freddie Mac Primary Mortgage Market Survey