Mortgage Rates Drift Down over Fears About Omicron’s Effect on Economy

Washington Post, Dec. 23, 2021–Kathy Orton
Mortgage rates were pushed down by rising concerns about the omicron coronavirus variant heading into the holiday. According to the latest data released Thursday by Freddie Mac, the 30-year fixed-rate average dropped to 3.05 percent with an average 0.7 point. (MBA mention)