14 May 2018
Subprime loans are coming back, but under a new name.Nonprime loans are replacing subprime mortgages as a new form of bad credit mortgages, but with some safeguards the old ones lacked.
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7 May 2018
You know that late payments will send your credit score plummeting.But do you know how far your score might fall? And do you know how long that missed payment will drag down your score?.
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1 May 2018
Getting a mortgage to buy a mobile home can be a challenge.Here's what you need to know about getting financing.
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24 April 2018
Many Millennials are buying a home for the first time.So what do they need to know about mortgages and financing the purchase of a home?.
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16 April 2018
ARMs often become more popular when mortgage rates rise, but a closing gap between ARMs and fixed-rate loans is making that a less attractive option.
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10 April 2018
Recent changes Fannie Mae's HomeStyle program make it an even more attractive option to buy and renovate a fixer-upper with a single loan.
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2 April 2018
For homeowners in some states, PACE loans offer what may be a more affordable alternative to conventional energy efficiency and home improvement loans, one that can be paid through a lien on their property taxes.
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26 March 2018
There are still a lot of popular mortgage interest deductions you can claim this April 15, before the sweeping changes to the nation's tax code adopted late last year take effect.
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19 March 2018
The mortgage industry is finally catching up to the sharing economy, as Fannie Mae is starting to allow lenders to let Airbnb hosts count rental income toward refinance their home mortgage loans.
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12 March 2018
Worried that home prices are rising too quickly? Don’t worry too much.Real estate experts say that while prices have risen consistently in many markets, that doesn’t mean another bubble is developing.
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6 March 2018
Will a rising stock market and changes to the tax code free up cash that will drive a rising home prices and an increase in home improvements?.
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26 February 2018
With mortgage rates on the rise, adjustable-rate mortgages are starting to look more attractive again, particularly for certain types of homebuyers.
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19 February 2018
There are many ways to determine property value, some more accurate than others.Here are some ways to figure out how much your home is worth:.
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12 February 2018
With mortgage rates moving higher, does it still make sense to refinance[http://www.mortgageloan.com/refinance-mortgage]? still make sense to refinance.
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5 February 2018
FHA loan limits and those for Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and the VA got a big boost in 2018, to a maximum of $679,650 in areas in the lower 48 states with high real estate values.
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29 January 2018
The changes to the tax laws at the end of 2017 eliminated a lot of deductions, but you may still be able to deduct the interest paid on funds borrowed through a cash-out refinance for home improvements.
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22 January 2018
Downsizing a home that you’ve spent most of a lifetime accumulating stuff for, and then moving to a small house or condominium, can be full of choices.Here are some considerations for empty nesters looking to downsize.
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15 January 2018
With the loss of the tax deduction for interest paid on home equity loans, such loans are less attractive than they used to be - so what are your options?.
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8 January 2018
San Diego is finally catching up to other high-priced housing markets in California, giving homeowners a chance to use home equity loans in San Diego to renovate or pay off debt.
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2 January 2018
What will be the impact of the recent wildfires on Los Angeles home loans and the Southern California housing market in general?.
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