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US mortgage rates fall for 3rd straight week

The Associated Press

Average U.S. fixed mortgage rates fell this week for the third week in a row, moving closer to historic lows.

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 3.41 3.43 3.90 3.31
15-year fixed 2.64 2.65 3.13 2.63
5-year adjustable 2.60 2.62 2.85 2.61
1-year adjustable 2.63 2.62 2.81 2.52
All values in percentage points
Source: Freddie Mac Primary Mortgage Market Survey