US mortgage rates rise for 8th week in row; near 4-year high

Long-term U.S. mortgage rates rose for the eighth straight week and remain close to a four-year high, increasing the cost of borrowing to buy a home for many.

This weekLast weekYear ago
30-year fixed4.434.404.10
15-year fixed3.903.853.32
5-year adjustable3.623.653.14
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