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More overnight real estate rate gains

30-year fixed rate at 6.09%; 10-year Treasury yield at 4.99%

Long-term mortgage interest rates were up again Tuesday, and the benchmark 10-year Treasury bond yield jumped to 4.99 percent. The 30-year fixed-rate average rose to 6.09 percent, and the 15-year fixed rate grew to 5.78 percent. The 1-year adjustable held at 5.72 percent. The 30-year Treasury bond yield was up at 5.09 percent. Rates and bonds 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 80.86 points, or 0.59 percent, finishing at 13,595.46. The Nasdaq was down 7.06 points, or 0.27 percent, closing at 2,611.23. Stock figures are current as of 7:30 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. ...