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Overnight real estate rates move higher

30-year fixed rate at 5.77%; 10-year Treasury yield at 4.74%
Published on Apr 9, 2007

Long-term mortgage interest rates were up Friday, and the benchmark 10-year Treasury bond yield rose to 4.74 percent. The 30-year fixed-rate average climbed to 5.77 percent, and the 15-year fixed rate increased to 5.51 percent. The 1-year adjustable was up at 5.34 percent. The 30-year Treasury bond yield gained to 4.92 percent. Rates and bonds are current as of 7:15 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. Mortgage rate figures are according to Bankrate.com, 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. The U.S. stock market was closed for Good Friday....

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