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Overnight real estate rates climb

30-year fixed rate at 5.84%; 10-year Treasury yield down at 4.58%

Long-term mortgage interest rates were up Monday, and the benchmark 10-year Treasury bond yield slipped to 4.58 percent. The 30-year fixed-rate average rose to 5.84 percent, and the 15-year fixed-rate increased to 5.46 percent. The 1-year adjustable was unchanged at 4.56 percent. The 30-year Treasury bond yield rose to 4.56 percent. Rates are current as of 7:15 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. Mortgage rate figures are according to, which publishes nightly averages based on its survey of 4,000 banks in 50 states. Points on these mortgages range from zero to 3.5. In other economic news, the Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 26.73 points, or 0.24 percent, finishing at 10,892.32. The Nasdaq fell 22.07 points, or 0.98 percent, closing at 2,239.81. Stock and bond figures are current as of 7:30 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. *** What's your opinion? Send your Letter to the Editor to