Posts Covering Mortgage Products
February 10, 2016 in Mortgage Products
For buyers in Hawaii, it would take more than 25 years just to save 10% for a down payment on a home. Thankfully, you don't need to save for 10%. Mortgage options are plenty for today's buyers of homes.
January 30, 2016 in Mortgage Products
Choosing an adjustable-rate mortgage (ARM) instead of fixed-rate loan can be a great way to save money on your loan. But, is it really your best choice?
January 19, 2016 in Mortgage Products
About the Fannie Mae HomePath Mortgage program plus details for getting approved. Read more about HomePath. Get today's live mortgage rates.
January 13, 2016 in Mortgage Products
Using the Fannie Mae HomeStyle® Renovation loan to finance home improvements can be cheaper and more efficient than the FHA 203k rehab loan. Read more.
January 12, 2016 in Mortgage Products
A man's home may be his castle, but if it's REALLY a castle, he'll have a hard time mortgaging it. How to find financing for your homes with unique traits.
January 7, 2016 in Mortgage Products
Another low-downpayment option is available to today's home buyers. The 97% LTV program can be used to refinance, too. Q&A plus access to live rate quotes.
December 23, 2015 in Mortgage Products
Fannie Mae retired the MyCommunityMortgage, replacing it with the HomeReady home loan. HomeReady offers discounted mortgage rates and requires just 3% down.
December 22, 2015 in Mortgage Products
Easy-to-read HomeReady™ home loan guidelines with current mortgage rates attached. Use income from relatives & non-relatives to get approved for a mortgage.
December 8, 2015 in Mortgage Products
Investor with more than 4 properties financed? Use Fannie Mae's standard 5-10 Properties Program. How to apply plus today's mortgage rates.
November 23, 2015 in Mortgage Products
Streamline Refinance programs waive income, asset, credit and employment verification, simplifying the approval process. Appraisals aren't required, either.
November 17, 2015 in Mortgage Products
Fannie Mae replaced its HomePath mortgage with a new, 3% down program called Home Ready. First-time buyers and investors have used the program with success.
October 27, 2015 in Mortgage Products
The USDA has launched its own version of the streamlined refinance program, similar to HARP and the FHA Streamline Refinance. No credit scores, no appraisals, and very low mortgage rates.
October 18, 2015 in Mortgage Products
Special loan program lets buyers do a cash-out refinance the next day after purchase. No special requirements. Program review & complimentary rate quote.
September 13, 2015 in Mortgage Products
Effective immediately, the waiting period after a "significant derogatory event" is reduced by half. Read about the Fannie Mae, and get today's live rates.
September 9, 2015 in Mortgage Products
About the USDA Rural Housing Program (Section 502), including household income limits for 2015. Lookup table by county, plus mortgage rates.
June 11, 2015 in Mortgage Products
The USDA mortgage program offers 100% financing, reduced mortgage insurance costs, plus access to a streamline refinance program. Read more and get today's live rates.
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)