A glance at US mortgage rates; 30-year loan rises to 3.47%

U.S. long-term mortgage rates were flat to slightly higher this week after three straight weeks of declines, as the historically low levels continue as an incentive for potential homebuyers

This week Last week Year ago

30-year fixed 3.47 3.45 4.37

15-year fixed 2.97 2.97 3.81

5-year adjustable 3.28 3.32 3.88