Posts Covering About Mortgages
March 18, 2015 in About Mortgages
The Good Faith Estimate, described in detail. Plus, tips for using a GFE to negotiate better loan terms and a cheaper rate. Complimentary quotes available.
March 14, 2015 in About Mortgages
Learn to calculate your mortgage escrow and PITI, then see for which mortgage programs you may qualify. Mortgage rates available, too.
February 26, 2015 in About Mortgages
How to refinance your mortgage, plus descriptions of "special" refinance programs including HARP 2, FHA Streamline Refinance, VA IRRRL. Complimentary rate quotes available.
January 18, 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.
January 14, 2015 in About Mortgages
Learn how to calculate your Debt-to-Income (DTI). See which mortgage programs and mortgage rates may be available to you.
November 24, 2014 in About Mortgages
There are plenty of low- and zero-downpayment mortgages for today's home buyers. Analysis of the program, updated for 2014 and Q1 2015; plus, live rate quotes.
November 11, 2014 in About Mortgages
How to choose between a fixed-rate mortgage (FRM) and an adjustable-rate mortgage (ARM), plus access to mortgage rates for both.
October 7, 2014 in About Mortgages
There are two widely-accepted ways to calculate your maximum home purchase price. What you need to know about both methods, plus today's live mortgage rates.
August 21, 2014 in About Mortgages
Buying a home? You'll need a bona fide pre-approval letter. Sellers won't take your offer without one. Get one here. It's fast and no cost.
June 1, 2014 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.
May 10, 2013 in About Mortgages
Amortization schedules favor the bank. Turn them in your favor. Use these prepayment tips to pay your 30-year mortgage down faster.
2015 Conforming & FHA Loan Limits
Mortgage loan limits for every U.S. county,
as published by Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac, and the FHA.