Average US mortgage rates rise for 3rd week

AP News
Posted: May 23, 2013 7:22 PM

Average U.S. mortgage rates rose for the third straight week, hitting their highest levels since mid-March, but still remained close to record lows.

Here's a look at rates for fixed and adjustable mortgages this week and over the past year:

Current avg. Last week 52-week high 52-week low
30-year fixed 3.59 3.51 3.75 3.31
15-year fixed 2.77 2.69 2.98 2.56
5-year adjustable 2.63 2.62 2.84 2.56
1-year adjustable 2.55 2.55 2.79 2.52
All values in percentage points
Source: Freddie Mac Primary Mortgage Market Survey