Posts Covering About Mortgages
February 12, 2016 in About Mortgages
An updated list of low- and no-downpayment mortgages available to today's home buyers. Updated for 2016. Includes access to today's live mortgage rates.
February 6, 2016 in About Mortgages
It's easier than ever to get a mortgage loan approved, but certain behaviors can ruin your loan-in-process. A detailed list, plus access to today's rates.
January 24, 2016 in About Mortgages
Details on mortgage discount points. How they work and what they cost. Compare today's discount points and get today's live mortgage rates.
January 23, 2016 in About Mortgages
Your mortgage lender is going to ask a lot of questions as part of its home loan application. Some of the questions might seem nosy -- and downright rude.
December 20, 2015 in About Mortgages
Brief, simple-to-understand explanation of a mortgage and how to get approved. Real-life examples included, plus access to instant rate quotes.
December 17, 2015 in About Mortgages
Mortgage laws have changed which makes it harder to pit lenders against one another. When you're looking for the absolute lowest rate, how do you find it?
December 15, 2015 in About Mortgages
A step-by-step, non-biased walkthrough of today's home buying process. Read more, plus get access to today's live mortgage rates which are currently near their lowest of all-time.
December 3, 2015 in About Mortgages
There are tens of mortgage rate surveys online, and they all show different interest rates. Which are the best, and which should you ignore?
November 28, 2015 in About Mortgages
Long before you actually buy a home, you start to THINK about actually buying a home. The questions to ask, plus today's live mortgage rates.
November 25, 2015 in About Mortgages
Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac released conforming loan limits for 2016, by county. A lookup chart by U.S. county, plus analysis and live mortgage rate quotes.
November 20, 2015 in About Mortgages
When you want to buy a home, but cannot be mortgage-qualified, you can look at the Rent-to-Own program. More on the program, explained in Plain English.
November 17, 2015 in About Mortgages
Nervous about getting a mortgage? You're not alone. For some, applying for a mortgage is as stressful as seeing the dentist. It doesn't have to be that way.
November 3, 2015 in About Mortgages
Important advice for buying a home with a boyfriend, girlfriend, or partner. Read more and get today's live mortgage rates.
October 12, 2015 in About Mortgages
All about homeowners insurance including how it works and which types of coverage homeowners require. Shop for today's mortgage rates, too.
September 29, 2015 in About Mortgages
With TRID rules requiring buyers to wait 3 days between receiving a final closing cost statement and going to closing, how to avoid unnecessary delays.
2016 Conforming, FHA, & VA Loan Limits
Mortgage loan limits for every U.S. county, as published by Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac, the Federal Housing Administration (FHA), and the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)