The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 4.87% for the week ending April 9, up from last week's 4.78% average. The mortgage averaged 5.88% a year ago.
Rates on 15-year fixed-rate mortgages averaged 4.54%, up from 4.52% last week. The mortgage averaged 5.42% a year ago.
Five-year Treasury-indexed hybrid adjustable-rate mortgages averaged 4.93%, up slightly from 4.92% last week, but still well below their 5.56% average a year ago. One-year Treasury-indexed ARMs averaged 4.83%, up from last week's 4.75%; the ARMs averaged 5.18% a year ago.