The lowest mortgage interest rates since November did little to encourage people to refinance their home loans or take out a new loan to buy a home
Should both spouses’ names be on the mortgage? Here’s a great article that’ll help you answer it. It talks about the importance of reviewing your credit histories and scores and determining your combined debt-to-income ratio. A valuable resource.
A new JD Power study found a “significant decline” in satisfaction this year, attributed in part to the increasing number of millennials entering the market.
An easy-to-read and quick look at 16 commonly misunderstood home buying mortgage terms. Learn about PMI, ARM, discount points, underwriting and more.
Even if you won’t begin house hunting for a year or more, it’s never too early to start gathering the paperwork you’ll need to get a mortgage. Amy Fontinelle from Interest.com answers the question “What is on a Mortgage Application?”
Here’s an easy-to-read chart of US bank mortgage rates. It shows 30 year fixed, 15 year fixed and 5/1 ARM. And you can view a trend chart for the past 30 days or so. We like the simplicity of this one.
These Zillow mortgage rates represent actual rates quoted to borrowers from lenders on Zillow Mortgage Marketplace.
As you begin the loan process for your new home, you’re sure to hear mortgage terms that are new to you. For that reason, we’ve included this mortgage glossary which defines all the words you need to know – easily browsable by letter.
Who would have thought that the seemingly minor issues laid out in this article could derail your entire mortgage application process?
As a new home buyer, perhaps you’ve considered an FHA loan, a loan insured by the Federal Housing Administration. It offers a low downpayment and is generally quite easy to get. However, there are a few things you may not know about these loans.