U.S. mortgage rates have fallen yet again, lowering their 2017 low mark, according to Freddie Mac.

The 30-year fixed mortgage averaged 3.78 percent for the week ending Sept. 7, down from 3.82 percent the previous week.

A year ago, mortgage rates stood at 3.44 percent.

Favorable mortgage rates have aided U.S. home sales, as well as the refinance market.

“The 10-year Treasury yield fell 9 basis points this week, reaching a new 2017-low for a second consecutive week,” said Sean Becketti, chief…

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