What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – August 29, 2016

August 29, 2016 by John · Leave a Comment 

Last week’s economic reports included readings on new and existing home sales, a speech by Fed Chair Janet Yellen, and a report on consumer sentiment. Weekly reports on mortgage rates and new jobless claims were also released.

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – August 22, 2016

August 22, 2016 by John · Leave a Comment 

Last week’s economic news included the NAHB Housing Market Index, Commerce Department releases on housing starts and building permits issued. Weekly reports on mortgage rates and new jobless claims were also released.

Assessing Your ‘Debt-to-Income Ratio’ and Why This Number Matters When Getting a Mortgage

July 29, 2015 by John · Leave a Comment 

For those who are looking to buy a home soon, keep in mind that the Debt-to-Income ratio of the borrower plays a huge role in the approval of your mortgage application. A low DTI may make it easier for the lender and the underwriter to justify making a loan to the borrower.

Small Business Owner? Here’s What You Need To Know About Mortgages

July 24, 2014 by John · Leave a Comment 

If you are an entrepreneur or a small business owner, you probably know that there are a lot of advantages to this lifestyle – the freedom, the exciting challenges, the opportunities and the ability to make a living doing what you love.