30-year holds at 5.36%; 10-year Treasury down at 4.27%
Long-term mortgage interest rates were flat Thursday, and the benchmark 10-year Treasury bond yield slipped to 4.27 percent.
The 30-year fixed-rate average held at 5.36 percent, and the 15-year fixed-rate remained at 4.81 percent. The 1-year adjustable was down at 3.47 percent.
The 30-year Treasury bond yield held at 4.85 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. Points on these mortgages range from zero to 3.5.