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 stayed the same from the week before, at 3.94 percent.
Support student entrepreneurship in Boston during a night of panels, networking, and discussions. 6 to 9 p.m., WeWork, 625 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge. Free.
Attend a day of networking and recruiting aimed toward diverse, motivated Boston professionals. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Revere Hotel, 200 Stuart St., Boston. Free.
Small business owners are invited to attend a session on how to use the holidays to boost profits and revamp marketing techniques. 4 to 7:30 p.m., East Boston Public Library, 365 Bremen St., Boston. Free.
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