What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – October 3, 2016

October 3, 2016 by John · Leave a Comment 

Last week’s economic releases included reports on new and pending home sales, S&P Case-Shiller Home Price Indices and regularly scheduled weekly reporting on mortgage rates and weekly jobless claims. Readings on consumer sentiment and confidence were also released.

Eliminate These 5 Barriers To Saving For Your Down Payment This Month!

February 26, 2016 by John · Leave a Comment 

With all the expenses that go into monthly living and the temptations that come along with life, saving money for the down payment on your new home can be quite a struggle for many people. If you’re having a hard time saving and are wondering what you can do to ensure a higher bank balance next month, here are a few things that may pose a risk getting the home of your dreams.

Understanding Title Insurance and How It Impacts Your Mortgage Loan

September 26, 2014 by John · Leave a Comment 

Title insurance protects you and your lender from title disputes and other ownership issues that may arise. Here are just a few ways that title insurance can impact your mortgage.

How Does An Interest-Only Mortgage Work?

October 2, 2013 by John · Leave a Comment 

When you have been researching your different options for a mortgage on your home, you might have heard of an “Interest Only Mortgage”. What exactly does this type of mortgage mean and how does it work?

What You Need To Know About Mortgage Insurance

September 11, 2013 by John · Leave a Comment 

If you are on the verge of buying real estate, you’ve probably heard the term Private Mortgage Insurance. Mortgage professionals talk about it a great deal, but you may be asking, “What is it exactly? And why should I care?”

It’s Important To Follow These Specific Steps When Using Gift Funds For Your Down Payment

August 21, 2013 by John · Leave a Comment 

As lenders tighten mortgage guidelines for home buyers, minimum down payment requirements are increasing.

Whatever You Do, Don’t Make These Common Mortgage Mistakes

August 14, 2013 by John · Leave a Comment 

Are you applying for a mortgage on your home? Keep in mind that a mortgage is a major financial decision and choosing one will have a significant impact on the rest of your life.

Here’s What To Do If You Fall Behind On Your Mortgage Payments

August 6, 2013 by John · Leave a Comment 

What happens if you go through a tough financial period and you find yourself behind on your mortgage payments for your home?

What Should You To Do In Advance To Prepare For Your Mortgage Application

July 26, 2013 by John · Leave a Comment 

If you are applying for a mortgage to buy a home, doing your homework in advance before you submit the application means that you will stand a better chance of getting accepted at a desirable mortgage rate.

3 Clever But Simple Ways To Get Your Home Mortgage Paid Faster

June 25, 2013 by John · Leave a Comment 

Paying off the mortgage on your home faster means that you will not only have the satisfaction of owning your own home sooner, you will also have the benefit of paying much less in interest over the years.

The faster you pay off your mortgage, the more money you can save, so here are some tips to accelerate your payment schedule.

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