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Mortgage Glossary Of Terms: Part 2

Want to better understand mortgages? Then you need to understand the essential terms. Using this mortgage glossary, you’ll have a better understanding of real...

Mortgage Glossary of Terms: Part 1

Mortgages can be complicated, with lots of confusing terms and acronyms that seem like they come from another language. But you don’t need to...

Accelerate the Process with FHA Streamline Refinancing

Intended to make refinancing of FHA loans more convenient and efficient, FHA Streamline refinancing is one of the most beneficial options for homeowners. This...

Mortgage Loan Types: How to Make the Right Choice

Choosing a loan can be difficult. With so many programs and options, knowing which one is right for your needs is confusing, overwhelming you...

What’s Happened in the Past Year with Federal Interest Rates?

Right around mid-December of last year (2017), we wrote about the Federal Reserve raising the benchmark federal rate from 1.25% to 1.5%. This increase...

Qualifying for a Mortgage with Retirement Income? Find Out What Loans are Available

When qualifying for a loan, it helps to use as much of your income as possible. If you’re retired, this creates challenges, as you...

How to Buy a Home with Bad Credit: Simply Tips for Low-Credit Buyers

There are many myths in real estate. For example, some people think you need a 20% down payment. Others assume you must be completely...

How Much Can You Afford? Simple Tips for Determining the Right Home Budget

Trying to come up with a home budget is extremely difficult, and it can leave many upcoming buyers frustrated and confused. How much is...

5 Tips for Using IRA Distributions for Loan Approval

If you are retired and need a new home, approval for a mortgage can be difficult. You no longer have a regular income from...

Exciting News for Freddie Mac Condo Loans!

There is exciting news coming from Freddie Mac! With new guidelines related to loans for condominiums, the mortgage company is making it easier than...