Home Mortgage Tips

Have You Been Denied for a Mortgage? Here Are 3 Reasons Why You’ll Want to Keep Trying
By January 6, 2016 Read More →

Have You Been Denied for a Mortgage? Here Are 3 Reasons Why You’ll Want to Keep Trying

If you’re in the market for a new home, you’ll most likely need a mortgage in order to afford it. But for some home buyers, getting a mortgage isn’t easy. Here are three factors that can influence the likelihood of approval on the second try.

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A Quick and Easy Guide to Using an Online Mortgage Calculator
By January 5, 2016 Read More →

A Quick and Easy Guide to Using an Online Mortgage Calculator

If you’re in the market for a new mortgage, using an online mortgage calculator is a great way to determine what kind of terms you can expect to see and how they’ll affect your home purchase. Here are just a few ways that you can use an online mortgage calculator to learn more about your mortgage needs and find the mortgage that is best for you.

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Understanding Mortgage Pre-Approvals and How to Avoid Being Declined for One
By December 29, 2015 Read More →

Understanding Mortgage Pre-Approvals and How to Avoid Being Declined for One

How does a mortgage pre-approval work, and how can you make sure you won’t be declined when you apply? Here’s what you need to know.

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3 Things That Will Absolutely Kill Your Chances for a Mortgage Approval
By December 22, 2015 Read More →

3 Things That Will Absolutely Kill Your Chances for a Mortgage Approval

Avoid these three mortgage-killing habits while your lender evaluates your loan and you’ll quickly find yourself holding the keys to your new home.

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Refinancing This Winter? Follow These 5 Expert Tips to Get the Most from Your Mortgage
By December 15, 2015 Read More →

Refinancing This Winter? Follow These 5 Expert Tips to Get the Most from Your Mortgage

Refinancing a mortgage is a great way to take advantage of historically low interest rates or change your payment terms to be more affordable. And with interest rates at historical lows, there’s never been a better time to refinance your mortgage.

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Yes, It’s True: Mortgage Closing Costs Are Down. Here’s How You Can Take Advantage
By December 10, 2015 Read More →

Yes, It’s True: Mortgage Closing Costs Are Down. Here’s How You Can Take Advantage

When you close on your mortgage, take these three steps and you’ll find that you’ll pay far less in closing fees than most buyers would.

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Recent College Grad? Learn How to Successfully Juggle Student Loans and a New Mortgage
By December 8, 2015 Read More →

Recent College Grad? Learn How to Successfully Juggle Student Loans and a New Mortgage

If you recently graduated from college and are about to become a homeowner, you’re in a somewhat unique position. So how can you make sure you can pay your mortgage, your student loans, and your mortgage expenses – all without losing your mind? Here’s what you need to know.

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What Happens at a Mortgage Loan Closing Meeting? Let’s Take a Look
By December 3, 2015 Read More →

What Happens at a Mortgage Loan Closing Meeting? Let’s Take a Look

So you’ve found the perfect home, the seller has accepted your offer, and now you’re just waiting for the mortgage to close before you wrap up the sale and take possession. It’s time for the closing meeting. But what does this meeting entail? And what do you need to prepare for it? Here’s what you need to know.

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How to Give the Ultimate Christmas Gift: Paying Off a Family Member’s Mortgage
By December 1, 2015 Read More →

How to Give the Ultimate Christmas Gift: Paying Off a Family Member’s Mortgage

Christmas is just around the corner, and if you’re in a position to do it, paying off a family member’s mortgage is one of the biggest gifts you could give this holiday season.

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A Step-by-Step Guide to Refinancing a Traditional Mortgage to a FHA Mortgage
By November 19, 2015 Read More →

A Step-by-Step Guide to Refinancing a Traditional Mortgage to a FHA Mortgage

Refinancing a mortgage can provide a homeowner with many benefits, and many are interested in refinancing their traditional mortgage into an FHA mortgage to take advantage of low interest rates. Depending on the specific circumstances, this step may lower the monthly payment, reduce interest charges, adjust the loan term so that it is more beneficial for achieving financial goals and more.

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