In its weekly survey, Freddie Mac reports the average 30-year fixed mortgage rate held firm at...

|By:, SA News Editor

In its weekly survey, Freddie Mac reports the average 30-year fixed mortgage rate held firm at 3.53%, same as last week, while the 15-year fixed averaged 2.77%, down from the prior week's 2.81%. A year ago, the rates averaged 3.87% and 3.16%, respectively.