WASHINGTON — Long-term U.S. mortgage rates fell this week after three straight weeks of increases. The drop followed a surprisingly weak employment report that deepened doubts about the economy.
Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac says the average 30-year fixed-rate mortgage slipped to 3.60
The average rate on 15-year fixed-rate mortgages declined to 2.87
The government reported Friday that hiring in May slowed to a near-standstill. While unemployment slid from 5