Here’s an interesting one. Is it possible to snag a lower mortgage rate without refinancing? While it’s not all that difficult to refinance a home… Read More »How to Lower Your Mortgage Rate Without Refinancing
Simple guides and tips to help you better understand and prepare for the home loan process.
Mortgage Q&A: “Why are mortgage payments mostly interest?” Here’s an interesting mortgage question – pun sadly intended because I couldn’t help it. Lots of folks… Read More »Why Are Mortgage Payments Mostly Interest?
I thought it would be helpful to create a post that answers a lot of top “mortgage questions” that prospective and existing homeowners tend to… Read More »21 Mortgage Questions You Should Know the Answer To
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… Read More »Fixed-Rate Mortgages vs. ARMs: Which to Choose?
It’s time for another edition of mortgage match-ups: “FHA vs. conventional loan.” Our latest bout pits FHA loans against conventional loans, both of which are… Read More »FHA vs. Conventional Loan: The Pros and Cons
Assuming you want to become a homeowner, it’s probably best to go to college, even if you have to take out costly student loans in… Read More »If You Want to Be a Homeowner, Go to College and Get a Degree
If you’re in the market to purchase a new home, perhaps because mortgage rates are low and you’re an extremely brave individual, you may be… Read More »3 Reasons Why Putting Less Down Can Raise Your Mortgage Payment
It’s looking like it could be a really good summer for mortgage rates, after a very uncertain spring made it appear as if the best… Read More »Why It Could Be a Great Summer for Mortgage Rates
Mortgage Q&A: “Do mortgage payments decrease?” While everyone always seems to focus on mortgage payments adjusting higher, there are a number of reasons why a… Read More »Do Mortgage Payments Go Down Over Time?
It’s that time again, where I take a look at a pair of popular home loan programs to determine which may better suit certain situations.… Read More »15-Year Fixed vs. 30-Year Fixed: The Pros and Cons