Another week, another record low set of mortgage rates in Freddie Mac's survey: the average...

|By:, SA News Editor

Another week, another record low set of mortgage rates in Freddie Mac's survey: the average 30-year fixed rate now 4.42% - a ninth straight record low - vs. a year-ago 5.12%. Rates on 15-year fixed mortgages averaged 3.9%; home loan demand (mostly refinancing) is booming.