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Overnight real estate rates stall

30-year fixed rate at 5.68%; 10-year Treasury yield at 4.61%

Long-term mortgage interest rates were flat Friday, and the benchmark 10-year Treasury bond yield rose to 4.61 percent. The 30-year fixed-rate average stayed at 5.68 percent, and the 15-year fixed rate remained at 5.41 percent. The 1-year adjustable held at 5.32 percent. The 30-year Treasury bond yield increased to 4.8 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 gained 19.87 points, or 0.16 percent, finishing at 12,481.01. The Nasdaq lost 2.81 points, or 0.11 percent, closing at 2,448.93. Stock and bond figures are current as of 7:30 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. ...