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28 February 2017
Thinking of buying a home this spring? Here are some key financial moves to help you get ready.
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13 February 2017
How much can you afford to spend on a home? With a bit of careful research, you can avoid overspending and end up with a mortgage payment that won't strain your budget.
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30 January 2017
If you're nearing the end of the draw period on a home equity line of credit, refinancing into a new HELOC could relieve pressure on your budget and preserve financial flexibility.
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9 November 2016
Getting rejected on a mortgage application is a setback, but it doesn't necessarily mean you can't get a home loan.Here are some suggestions on how to try again.
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2 November 2016
Seller financing can help you buy a home, but you'll probably want to refinance into a regular mortgage after a few years when your credit and finances have improved.
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30 September 2016
A home equity loan can be a one of the best options for helping a child pay for college expenses, but be sure and do your homework before proceeding.
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7 September 2016
Using a credit card to pay your mortgage each month can be a way to quickly earn points and miles rewards to pay for travel and other perks.
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9 August 2016
Buying a vacation home is a tempting proposition, but presents some special challenges you don't encounter when seeking a mortgage for a primary residence.
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25 July 2016
Recasting a mortgage isn't as well known as refinancing, but it offers another option for homeowners who want to lower their monthly mortgage payment.
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12 July 2016
It's easy to overestimate your savings from a mortgage refinance if your calculations are based on a new 30-year loan.
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14 June 2016
Here are six ways to get a lower mortgage rate and save money when refinancing a mortgage.
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3 May 2016
With $28,000 in student loan debt when he graduated from college last spring, Patrick O'Keefe took a step that not many students would take when looking to get out of debt: He signed up for a 30-year mortgage to buy a house.
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22 April 2016
When people need to borrow money, a home equity loan is often their first choice.But there are times when an unsecured personal loan may be the better option.
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18 April 2016
Buying a home can be challenging for a disabled person but there are programs available that can help.
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11 April 2016
Here are five of the most common trouble spots that could sink your loan application with a mortgage lender.
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5 April 2016
Many people don't realize it, but it's actually possible to use a reverse mortgage pay off your current home loan so you no longer have to make mortgage payments.
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4 April 2016
Thinking about getting a HELOC but not sure whether to proceed? Here are a baker's dozen of the pros and cons of home equity lines of credit.
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5 March 2016
Here are some of the key things to know about reverse mortgages, a special type of home equity loan for seniors age 62 and above.
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3 March 2016
Here are five tips to help you cut through the clutter of competing loan offers to find the best HELOC for you.
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25 February 2016
Reverse mortgages have been around for awhile, but many potential borrowers still don't know much about them.Here are answers to some of the key questions.
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