Business & Tech

Thursday’s business agenda

REAL ESTATE

US mortgage rates

New numbers for the average 30-year, fixed-rate mortgage will be released Thursday. Last week, Freddie Mac reported the average 30-year, fixed-rate mortgage rose to 4.21 percent from 4.10 percent the week before.

ECONOMIC REPORT

Massachusetts jobless rate

The Massachusetts unemployment rate for February will be released Thursday. The Commonwealth’s jobless rate rose to 3.2 percent in January from 3.1 percent the month before.

EVENT

Working with lawyers

Come to an event focused on how entrepreneurs can work effectively with lawyers. Attendees will have the opportunity to discuss common challenges faced by new businesses and ask questions about lawyers, the practice of law, and the legal needs of startups. Thursday, 9:35 to 11:30 a.m., Cambridge Innovation Center, 5th floor, One Broadway, Cambridge. Free.

Events of note? E-mail us at agenda@globe.com.