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25 April 2016
Understanding closing costs is one of the most challenging parts of getting a mortgage, but doing so can save you a lot of money.
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10 March 2016
Getting a good deal on a HELOC requires more than just finding the best rate - you need to search out the hidden fees that may be in the agreement as well.
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10 November 2015
Your credit-card debit is growing out of control.Maybe your home's kitchen hasn't been updated since the 1970s.Or maybe you haven't saved a penny for that child who's set to enroll at Harvard next year.
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3 November 2015
Since not all home equity loans[https://www.mortgageloan.com/home-equity-loans] are created equal, you might find it frustrating when you consider your options.Make your life easier by taking a logical, organized approached to home equity loan shopping.
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24 October 2015
Choosing to refinance a mortgage isn't an automatic decision - you need to weigh the pros and cons.There are a few potential pitfalls to avoid as well.Here are some of the main ones to be aware of.
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24 October 2015
A cash-out refinance is a way to both refinance your mortgage[[sitetree_link,id=13]] and borrow money at the same time.You refinance your mortgage and receive a check at closing.
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19 October 2015
Shopping for a mortgage can be one of the smartest moves a consumer can make in a lifetime, possibly saving thousands of dollars over the life of a home loan with a lower interest rate[https://www.mortgageloan.com/rates].
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25 August 2015
Any way you look at it, $100,000 is a lot of money.But in the world of mortgage loans, it's not much money and the low amount can make getting a loan more difficult instead of easier.
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3 August 2015
Your neighbor has refinanced her mortgage loan.Your son, too.Your co-worker two cubicles over has done the same.But you haven't.Why not? It's still not too late to save hundreds of dollars on your mortgage payment each month by refinancing.
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24 July 2015
FHA mortgages can be a real boon for first-time homebuyers.With low down payments and relaxed credit requirements, they can make home ownership possible for many who otherwise might not be able to qualify for a mortgage.
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18 July 2015
Everyone wants to get the lowest possible mortgage rate.But shopping around and investigating all of your options in search of the best deal can be time-consuming.And time itself is money.
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11 July 2015
People are creatures of habit.We tend to buy the same brand of toothpaste, the same make of car and shop at the same stores that we have in the past.
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7 July 2015
Getting a mortgage loan isn't always easy: Some borrowers with enough income might not have high enough credit scores[https://www.mortgageloan.com/how-credit-score-affects-your-rate-9550] to qualify for a loan.Others might be able to handle that monthly payment but might not have enough savings for the down payment[https://www.mortgageloan.
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9 March 2015
As anyone who has seen "House Hunters" or any other home shopping TV show knows, finding your first home to buy is all about tradeoffs.
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6 February 2015
Early 2015 is presenting a great opportunity for homeowners wishing to refinance their FHA mortgage, owing to a combination of low mortgage rates and a sharp reduction in the annual mortgage insurance premium.
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9 January 2015
The FHA will cut its annual insurance premium by a full half a percentage point, President Obama announced today, in a move designed to boost the sagging popularity of FHA loans and give more borrowers access to affordable housing.
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13 November 2014
It's no secret that the past few years have been difficult ones for borrowers with poor credit who are seeking mortgages.But now, at least one mortgage lender is making a specific effort to reach out to them.
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1 November 2014
When shopping for a home or looking to refinance, everyone wants to know what kind of deal they can get on a mortgage.Of course, some people end up paying considerably more than others.Some of the reasons for that are fairly obvious, others not so much.
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27 October 2014
It sounds good: Your mortgage lender is offering you a no-cost mortgage loan.You won't have the pay the thousands of dollars in closing costs that typically come with a purchase loan or a refinance.
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18 October 2014
Read the key refinance-related news in this section.Here you will find a list of refinance updates that we have been publishing throughout the years.
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