US average rate on 30-year home loan 4.40 percent

Average U.S. rates on fixed mortgages rose this week in the wake of comments by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen suggesting that the Fed could start raising short-term interest rates by mid-2015.

Published on NewsOK Modified: March 27, 2014 at 2:37 pm •  Published: March 27, 2014
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Average U.S. rates on fixed mortgages rose this week in the wake of comments by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen suggesting that the Fed could start raising short-term interest rates by mid-2015.

Here's a look at rates for fixed and adjustable mortgages this week and over the past year: