Posts Covering About Mortgages
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 14, 2015 in About Mortgages
An updated list of low- and no-downpayment mortgages available to today's home buyers. Analysis of the loans, plus access to their specific interest rates.
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 19, 2015 in About Mortgages
Ultra-low rates lower mortgage payments. How to refinance your loan, plus access to reduced-paperwork loans including HARP 2, FHA Streamline Refinance, VA IRRRL.
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.
October 4, 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.
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.
September 20, 2015 in About Mortgages
Not sure whether you want to put 20% down on a home? It's okay if you don't. Frank talk about private mortgage insurance (PMI) and how it can help you buy.
September 5, 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.
August 22, 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.
August 1, 2015 in About Mortgages
Analysis on the Annual Percentage Rate (APR) formula used by mortgage lenders, and how to turn it to your advantage. Mortgage rate quotes today are their lowest in 9 weeks.
July 15, 2015 in About Mortgages
All about Private Mortgage Insurance (PMI) including how to get a mortgage that won't require it. Live rates from actual mortgage lenders.
2015 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)