Articles in Mortgage

10 tips to have an awesome mortgage

by Holden Lewis on

As for mortgage rates, who knows? ... Read full article

How to figure out when and if you should refinance your mortgage

by Lance Davis on

Refinance rates are still near historic lows. Time to refi?... Read full article

Documents The Mortgage Lender Will Want From You

by Holden Lewis on

Mortgage lenders require paperwork that verifies every facet of your financial life: income, debts, assets and more. ... Read full article

What Is a Mortgage? Your Go-To Guide to Getting a Home Loan

by Cathie Ericson on

If you're a newbie home buyer, you may be confused by what you need to do to snag a mortgage. We're here to help! So let's start with the basics: What exactly is a mortgage?... Read full article

When Should I Refinance My Mortgage Loan?

by Kira Botkin on

Refinancing your mortgage can be a money-saving move, but not in every situation. Since there are costs associated with all refinances, sometimes getting a lower interest rate can actually be more expensive than keeping your current loan. ... Read full article

Sample Terms for a Mortgage Contingency Clause

by Erin Eberlin on

5 Ways a Mortgage Contingency Protects Buyers in a Purchase Contract... Read full article

Reverse Mortgage Pros and Cons

by Dana Anspach on

Reverse mortgage is not a dirty word... Read full article

With Interest Rates Dropping, Is Now the Time to Refinance?

by Lisa Prevost on

When interest rates drop noticeably, astute homeowners react quickly, as they’ve been doing in the weeks following Britain’s vote last month to leave the European Union. The decision rattled the markets, mortgage rates fell to near-record lows, ... Read full article

Opting For an In-house Mortgage Service

by Lee Nelson on

Learn what other brokers have experienced when they incorporate lending in their real estate company.... Read full article

Maternity leave should not be a mortgage hurdle

by Kenneth R. Harney on

When you're on maternity leave — with full pay from your employer — you probably don't expect a mortgage lender to reject your loan application because your income doesn't count since you haven't yet returned to your job.... Read full article