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Subtle change in overnight real estate rates

30-year fixed rate at 5.76%; 10-year Treasury yield at 4.64%

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Long-term mortgage interest rates barely budged Wednesday, and the benchmark 10-year Treasury bond yield stayed at 4.64 percent. The 30-year fixed-rate average edged up to 5.76 percent, and the 15-year fixed rate remained at 5.49 percent. The 1-year adjustable was up at 5.6 percent. The 30-year Treasury bond yield held at 4.82 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. In other economic news, the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 75.74 points, or 0.58 percent, finishing at 13,211.88. The Nasdaq was up 26.31 points, or 1.04 percent, closing at 2,557.84. Stock figures are current as of 7:30 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. ...