Mortgage & Refinancing Information

Mortgage & Refinancing Information

Adjustable Rate Basics


An adjustable rate loan, most simply stated, means that your interest rate can be adjusted up or down over the months and years. By adjusting the interest rate your monthly payments might also change.

How to Buy a Home Without a Down Payment


Mortgage rates are rising and it's becoming more difficult for a prospective buyer to save up for the necessary down payment. Fortunately, there are ways around this hurdle.

Homeowner Loans - Drawing Lessons of the Past


Loans are not of a recent origin. People used to take help from others even at times when money was unseen and barter was the mode of trade prevalent.

What is a Homeowner Loan?


If you are a homeowner, it couldn't be easier to apply for a Homeowner or Secured loan.Secured loans - i.

Private Mortgage Insurance Basics


Will you be asked to pay Private Mortgage Insurance, or PMI? Most lenders will require you to carry PMI if you cannot put 20% or more of your loan amount forward as a down payment. PMI protects the LENDER in case you default on your payments.

Fixed Versus Adjustable Rate Mortgages


Which One Should You Choose?Choosing between a fixed rate loan and aa adjustable rate loan is one of the most perplexing choices anyone can make. With a fixed rate loan, you know exactly where you stand today, and where you'll stand any number of years from today.

Selecting the Right Mortgage for You


A mortgage is a loan you take out to buy a home. This loan covers the "principal" (purchase price of the house minus your down payment) plus the "interest," which is the fee a lender charges you to borrow the money.

Secured Homeowner Loans to Reiterate that a Home Provides More than a Roof Over Your Head


"The ache for home lives in all of us, the safe place where we can go as we are and not be questioned."It is a challenge to find a place like that.

Home Loans: What You Should Know!


Finding home loans can be a daunting task, whether you're a first time home buyer or an existing homeowner. The good news is that there are more options than ever to help you find the loan that's right for you.

Online Mortgage Loan Companies Are Convenient


There are many reasons to use the internet to take care of your mortgage loan needs. Online mortgage companies can give you quick answers to your mortgage application and can often times give you an answer of whether or not you have been pre-approved within 24-48 hours after you submit your mortgage application.

Avoiding Foreclosure


If you fall behind in your mortgage payments, you face the threat of foreclosure.Foreclosure means your lender can take over your home, and you must move out.

Avoiding Foreclosure Scams


If your mortgage company is threatening foreclosure, there are things you can do to avoid it (see my article titled "How to Avoid Foreclosure"). However, you should be aware of scams.

Using a Calculator to Assess Your Loan


Buying a house is a very important step in your life. Every family dreams of having their own home and whether you are looking into your first, or are moving or upgrading your home, you know your mortgage is important.

How To Turn Disadvantages Of A Reverse Mortgage To Your Advantage


When it comes to a reverse mortgage, wise consumers weigh the advantages and disadvantages prior to signing on the dotted line.Let's start on a positive note, you could do what most borrowers do and opt for the reverse mortgage line of credit.

Mortgage Sales Hit Problems


The housing market has been buoyant over the past few years, but mortgage providers and first-time buyers are both now facing a tough time. Following announcements from the Bank of England that there has been an overall decline in the total number of UK home-buyers, and a declaration from the Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS) that the number of disputes concerning mis-sold mortgage endowments has now hit record levels, it seems that mortgage lenders are facing a bleak time.

More Articles from Mortgage & Refinancing Information:
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 | 29 | 30 | 31 | 32 | 33 | 34 | 35 | 36 | 37 | 38 | 39 | 40 | 41 | 42



MORE RESOURCES:

Financial Times

Top Market News: What Happened In Investing Today
Seeking Alpha
I don't often get into personality when thinking about investments, management, and corporate decisionmaking. But if a signature achievement on an executive's resume includes hiring someone as famously volatile, energetic and polarizing as Harbaugh, ...
Ford replaces chief as company performance spooks investorsFinancial Times

all 462 news articles »


Forbes

Unpacking Impact Investing -- An Emerging Asset Class
Forbes
Kate Kohler is co-leader of Korn Ferry's Impact Investing Practice. A principal in the Washington, D.C., and New York offices, she serves as a specialist in the Financial Services Sector and leads the firm's relationship with the World Bank Group.



Small Business Trends

How Luck Affects Investing in Startups
Small Business Trends
This seemingly bizarre question highlights an important point about the role of luck and skill in angel investing. If you cannot guarantee that you will lose money on your angel investments, then there must be some luck involved in the activity ...



Forbes

Investors -- Prepare Your Portfolios For Potential Tax and Regulatory Reform
Forbes
There are several drivers of a company's business as well as the price of its shares assuming it is publicly traded. Some of these include new technology, regulatory mandates, the overall speed of the global economy and new policies flowing out of ...

and more »


The Coloradoan

Women are better at investing than men, study says
The Coloradoan
When it comes to investing success, women -- not men --did better than men last year, even though most women didn't think they would post bigger returns, according to a recently released Women and Money Survey from Fidelity Investments. In 2016 Female ...



Motley Fool

How to Invest in Silver the Right Way
Motley Fool
The clearest way to invest in silver is to go out and actually buy the physical metal. Bullion silver is available in coin and bar form, and most coin dealers and precious metals dealers will offer silver bullion in various sizes and formats. Typically ...

and more »


USA TODAY

Investing: Women earned higher returns and saved more in 2016 ...
USA TODAY
When it comes to investing success, women did better than men last year. Female investors earned higher returns and saved more of their pay to fund retirement ...

and more »


Forbes

Investing: How Alternatives May Help Your Portfolio
Forbes
More recently, a third asset class has been pushing its way into the portfolios of individual investors and, unlike fashions that come and go, this trend of investing in so-called 'alternatives' seems here to stay. What are these alternatives and what ...



The Problem With Factor Investing Research
ETF.com
What belies the belief in factor investing? In short, the evidence. But what if all this so-called evidence was bunk? We address in this piece why investors should be skeptics when it comes to the performance of evidence-based investing approaches ...



Investor's Business Daily

These Top Housing Stocks Are Near Buy Points: Investing Action Plan
Investor's Business Daily
Here's your Investing Action Plan for Tuesday: what you need to know as an investor for the coming day. Luxury homebuilder Toll Bros. (TOL) reports quarterly results as fellow builders Lennar (LEN), D.R. Horton (DHI) and Beazer Homes (BZH) near buy ...


Google News

home | site map
© 2006