By Inman News, Friday, February 3, 2006.
Long-term mortgage interest rates were back up Thursday, and the benchmark 10-year Treasury bond yield was unchanged to 4.56 percent.
The 30-year fixed-rate average edged up to 5.81 percent, and the 15-year fixed-rate increased to 5.4 percent. The 1-year adjustable climbed to 4.54 percent.
The 30-year Treasury bond yield slipped slightly to 4.7 percent.
Rates are current as of 7:15 p.m. Eastern Standard Time.
Mortgage rate figures are according to Bankrate.com, which publishes nightly averages based on its survey of 4,000 banks in 50 states. more...