In this Monday, May 13, 2013 photo, gardener Jose Lopez trims the front lawn of a home for sale in Alhambra, Calif. Freddie Mac reports on mortgage rates for the week on Thursday, May 23, 2013. (AP

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In this Monday, May 13, 2013 photo, gardener Jose Lopez trims the front lawn of a home for sale in Alhambra, Calif. Freddie Mac reports on mortgage rates for the week on Thursday, May 23, 2013. (AP Photo/Nick Ut) less 

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