We’ll add more market news briefs throughout the day. Check back to read the latest. Mortgage rates: 30-Year Fixed Rate Mortgage Rates for the Past 6 Months | Credio 15-Year Fixed Rate Mortgage Rates for the Past 6 Months | Credio Home equity rates: Average Home Equity Loan Bank Rates by State | Credio Average Home Equity Loan Credit Union Rates by State | Credio Yesterday’s most recent market news: U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development/U.S. Census Bureau’s March 2016 New Residential Sales: New single-family home sales were at a seasonally adjusted rate of 511,000. This is 1.5 percent below the revised February 2016 rate, but 5.4 percent above the March 2015 estimate. The median sales price was $288,000, and supply is at 5.8 months’ of inventory. Black Knight February 2016 Home Price Index: The home price index for February 2016 was $254,000. This is up 27.5 percent from the market’s bottom. However, it’s 5 percent lower than the June 2006 peak of $267,000.