US average rate on 30-year home loan 4.37 percent

Average U.S. rates on fixed mortgages rose this week as new data showed a surprisingly strong pace of new-home sales last month.
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 4.37 4.33 4.58 3.35
15-year fixed 3.39 3.35 3.60 2.56
5-year adjustable 3.05 3.08 3.28 2.56
1-year adjustable 2.52 2.57 2.71 2.51
All values in percentage points
Source: Freddie Mac Primary Mortgage Market Survey

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