US mortgage rates rise this week as Fed nears rate hike

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. mortgage rates rose this week as the economy showed signs of strength, which makes it more likely that the Federal Reserve will raise its short-term rate next week.

This week Last week Year ago
30-year fixed 3.94 3.9 4.13
15-year fixed 3.36 3.3 3.36
5-year adjustable 3.35 3.32 3.17