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Mortgage match-ups are found here. Be careful, things could get ugly…

Mortgage Rate vs. APR

Mortgage Rate vs. APR
May 31, 2011 2 Comments »

If you’ve seen a certain mortgage rate advertised lately, you may have noticed two percentages. But why? Well, one is the mortgage rate, which is the interest rate you’ll pay every month (assuming you actually qualify). And the other is ... Read More »

30-Year Fixed Mortgage vs. 15-Year Fixed Mortgage

30-Year Fixed Mortgage vs. 15-Year Fixed Mortgage
May 17, 2011 4 Comments »

It’s that time again, where I take a look at a pair of popular mortgage programs to determine which may better suit certain situations. Today, we’ll compare the 30-year fixed mortgage and 15-year fixed mortgage, two of the most commonly ... Read More »

Fixed-Rate Mortgages vs. Adjustable-Rate Mortgages

Fixed-Rate Mortgages vs. Adjustable-Rate Mortgages
May 10, 2011 2 Comments »

Mongoose vs. Cobra. Coyote vs. Roadrunner. Pirate vs. Ninja?  And finally, “fixed-rate mortgage vs. adjustable-rate mortgage.”  Yes, we’re talking about the greatest rivalries of all time. So what’s better, the boring old fixed-rate mortgage or the more provocative adjustable-rate mortgage ... Read More »

Mortgage Rates vs. Stock Market

Mortgage Rates vs. Stock Market
May 10, 2010 No Comments »

Mortgage match-ups: “Mortgage rates vs. stock market.” With all the recent stock market volatility, you may be wondering what effect such events have on mortgage rates. Well, put simply, when economic fears rise, as they did last week, investors flee ... Read More »