Mortgage Rates Pull Back on Weak Inflation Data

Washington Post, May 2, 2019–Kathy Orton
After a month of increases, mortgage rates retreated this week. According to latest data released Thursday by Freddie Mac, the 30-year fixed-rate average slipped to 4.14 percent with an average 0.5 point. It was 4.20 percent a week ago and 4.55 percent a year ago. (MBA mention)