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Daily market update: Nov. 12, 2015

Our daily summary of market news, updated regularly with new tidbits

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We'll add more market news briefs throughout the day. Check back to read the latest. Freddie Mac's Primary Mortgage Market Survey: For the week ending November 12, the rate for the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 3.98 percent with an average 0.6 point, up 0.11 percent from the previous week. The 15-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 3.20 percent with an average 0.6 point, up 0.11 percent from the previous week. The 5-year Treasury-indexed hybrid adjustable-rate mortgage averaged 3.03 percent with an average 0.4 point, up 0.7 percent from the previous week. RealtyTrac’s October 2015 U.S. Foreclosure Market Report: Foreclosure filings increased 6 percent from September to October, marking the largest monthly increase in foreclosure starts since August 2011. The company attributed the monthly increase in overall foreclosure activity to a 12-percent monthly jump in foreclosure starts, with 48,605 properties beginning the foreclosure process in October. Howe...