Business & Tech

Thursday’s business agenda


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 3.93 percent from 3.92 percent the week before.


Social impact breakfast

Spend your morning at a networking breakfast, hosted by TiE Boston and Net Impact Boston. Professionals and entrepreneurs looking to solve community issues are invited to attend. Thursday, 8 to 9:30 a.m., Darwin’s Ltd, 313 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge. Free.


Walk through Boston’s food startups

Attend a walking tour, hosted by Branchfood, of Boston’s food startup ecosystem. Meet and network with leaders in the food entrepreneurship field. Thursday, 3 p.m., Cambridge Innovation Center Boston, 50 Milk St., Boston. $35.


Meet and greet the innovation community


Attend Startup Institute’s summer talent expo, featuring student pitches and presentations. The event is open to employers looking to hire. Thursday, 6 to 10 p.m., District Hall, 75 Northern Ave., Boston. Free.

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