15 February 2016
Divorce is painful, complicated and often messy.And things can get even more complicated when there's a mortgage involved.
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12 February 2016
Getting a mortgage when your spouse has bad credit can be challenging, but there are ways work around it.
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11 February 2016
A home equity line of credit (HELOC) offers a number of advantages over other types of loans.Here's a short summary of some of the main ones.
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3 February 2016
Reverse mortgages are growing in popularity due to the rapidly growing senior demographic group, but some critics argue their costs outweigh their benefits.
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1 February 2016
A mortgage involves a lot of money and a ton of hard-to-understand documents.So do you need an attorney when closing to look out for your interests?.
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29 January 2016
If you get any type of FHA loan, you'll need to pay for FHA mortgage insurance.But how much will it cost for different types of loans?.
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26 January 2016
The Federal Reserve may have begun to raise interest rates, but that doesn't mean that borrowers should expect sharp increases in mortgage rates anytime soon.
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22 January 2016
Applying for a mortgage loan can take tons of paperwork, time and,money, but with a little planning, you can overcome those obstacles and make the process go smoothly.
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15 January 2016
There's a lot to like about FHA mortgages, but they aren't the perfect choice for everyone.Here's a rundown of the major advantages and disadvantages to help you decide if they're the right choice for you.
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11 January 2016
A "green" home equity loan can not only make your home more energy efficient, but can also increase its value while making it more comfortable as well.
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6 January 2016
Most borrowers don't put much thought into choosing between a 15- or a 30-year mortgage, but there's more to the decision than you might think.
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6 January 2016
Mortgage rates change by the day, but locking in your rate can ensure you'll still be able to close your loan with the same low rate that's available today.
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5 January 2016
If you're looking to buy a home in 2016, here are five things you can do to help you qualify for a mortgage.
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5 January 2016
When you look at mortgage rates, do you ever wonder how they come up with them? A big part of solving the mystery is understanding the role of the Federal Reserve.
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28 December 2015
Mortgage lenders are increasingly making it possible to do more of the process online, making it faster and more convenient while appealing to tech-loving Millennials as well.
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21 December 2015
Don't despair when you've been turned down for a mortgage - there are still other steps you can try to get approved.
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15 December 2015
Rent-to-own purchases have traditionally been arrangements between an individual landlord and buyer, but now larger companies are getting into the act as well.
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15 December 2015
The secondary market, in which loans are bought and traded among investors, may operate largely behind the scenes but has a big influence on mortgage rates.
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9 December 2015
Deciding whether to get a home equity loan? Here's a close look at the pros and cons.
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9 December 2015
Interest paid on home equity loans is tax-deductible, similar to a primary mortgage, but there are some special rules you need to be aware of.
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