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27 April 2015
Don't lie to Brian Koss about your monthly income.Don't try to hide your debts when you're asking him for a mortgage loan.
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13 April 2015
Think qualifying for a mortgage loan for a single-family home is a challenge? Try applying for a mortgage to buy a condo[https://www.mortgageloan.com/special-rules-condo-mortgages-9366].
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8 December 2014
You might lie about your weight when it's time to renew your driver's license.You might lie to your doctor about how many doughnuts you eat each week.But when it's time to apply for a mortgage loan? That's when honesty really is the best policy.
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27 November 2014
This is part 2 of our extensive guide to refinance mortgage.Click here if you want to read part 1 of our refinance mortgage guide[https://www.mortgageloan.com/refinance-mortgage].
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7 October 2014
Small business owners and the self-employed who have difficulty being approved for a traditional home mortgage because they can't provide pay stubs or tax returns to show their income are getting some relief.
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29 September 2014
Your home equity loan or home equity line of credit could dash your dreams of reducing your monthly mortgage payment through a refinance.Blame a complicated mortgage-lending quirk known as resubordination.
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15 September 2014
If you would have qualified for a mortgage loan in 2013, the odds are high that you'll qualify for one today, too, even after new lending rules that went into effect in January of this year.
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30 July 2014
Thinking about applying for a USDA mortgage? You'd better hurry.The USDA is updating its maps and beginning this fall, and a lot of areas will be losing their eligibility for these loans.
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29 July 2014
What's the key factor in a lender rejecting a mortgage loan application? You may be surprised to learn that it isn't your credit score.
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25 July 2014
Just how hard is it to get a mortgage these days? Maybe not as tough as you think.
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25 June 2014
The clock is ticking on HARP, the federal program designed to help underwater and low-equity homeowners refinance their mortgages.
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16 June 2014
Potential homebuyers routinely misjudge how much of a down payment they'll need to buy a home, often assumed they'd need 3-5 times more than is actually required.
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31 May 2014
Modular homes can offer an attractive and affordable option for potential homebuyers.With the inventory of existing homes on the market in short supply, and the cost of new home construction often prohibitive, modular construction can offer a way of getting a well-built home at an affordable price.
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22 May 2014
Jumbo loan rates are very close to conforming loan rates in many markets, making bigger, more expensive homes more affordable while allowing buyers to stay within their budget.
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13 May 2014
Tight credit can be a challenge when it comes to buying a home, but it appears that many people are making it more difficult than it needs to be.
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26 April 2014
Tight credit is shutting out about 10-15 percent of qualified borrowers who otherwise might be buying homes, according to Housing and Urban Development Secretary Shaun Donovan.
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24 April 2014
If you lost your job during the recent economic downturn, there's a good chance you may have lost your home as well.However, if you're employed again, you may already be able to qualify to buy a new home through the FHA's "Back to Work" program.
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11 April 2014
Shopping for a mortgage can involve a steep learning curve.For many, it's a strange, new world of alien concepts and unfamiliar words.Adding to the confusion is that many of those concepts and words seem to be similar in meaning, but are actually quite different.
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12 February 2014
Still thinking about refinancing your mortgage[[sitetree_link,id=13]], even though you haven't done so already? It turns out you're not alone.
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30 January 2014
Retirees trying to buy a home can run into a Catch-22 at the bank.
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