Demand for mortgages surges as rates edge up

Purchase loan demand up 26 percent from year ago

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Fixed mortgage rates edged up this week but remain near all-time lows as the Federal Reserve continues to buy $40 billion in mortgage-backed securities issued by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac each month to make borrowing more affordable.