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How The French Election Will Change Mortgage Rates

France's exit from the EU, or "Frexit", could spur financial turmoil and lower mortgage rates. The French election could be the first step in that process.

You Don’t Need Sky-High Income To Buy A Home

A new report shows you don't need a large income to buy a home. An abundance of low-income home loans and programs are making homeownership possible for a new batch of buyers.

Study: Home Prices Are 33% Cheaper Than In 2006

A study reveals that homes are much more affordable than they were at the height of last decade's housing boom despite home value increases of late.

Do A Cash Out Refinance On Your Rental Property : 2017 Guidelines And Mortgage Rates

Rates are low, home prices are up, and lenders are loosening cash out refinance rental property guidelines. How to cash out a rental, putting the equity to work.

7-Year ARM Rates Perfect For Modern Homeowners

Ninety-five percent of mortgage consumers will opt for a fixed rate mortgage, but they could be skipping over significant savings and low risk found in 7-year ARM rates.

5 Mortgage Calculator Features You Are Not Using, But Should

A mortgage calculator should let you determine much more than a monthly payment. Look at all affordability factors with these little-known features.

HOA Dues Can Make A Condo More Spendy Than A House

You might be able to buy a free-standing home for the same monthly cost as a condominium. Use an HOA dues-enabled mortgage calculator to find out.

Renters Reconsider Waiting To Buy As Home Sales Hit 121-Month Best

Home supply is tight, but persistent buyers pushed existing home sales to a 10-year best in March. Is it time to start your home search?

FHA Loans: The Mortgage First-Time Home Buyers Love

Along with low mortgage rates and other great traits, FHA loans are assumable. You could sell your home in 2020 with today's sub-4% rates attached. Learn more and get today's live FHA rates.

Guide To Buying A Home: Young Families

If you’re like many Millennials, especially those with young families, you may be gun-shy about entering the housing market. That's understandable, but having a growing family may be the push you need.

Today’s Mortgage Rates Analysis

Current mortgage rates and mortgage market movement. Today's mortgage rates and mortgage news. Live rate quotes available. News and data provided by MBSQuoteline, a real-time mortgage market data service available to loan officers, real estate agents, and other finance professionals.

It’s Official: Mortgage Rates Fall Below 4%

Mortgage rates tumbled below the important 4% mark, to just 3.97%. It's the first time since mid-November that rates have been this low.

Mortgage Rates Today, April 20, 2017, Plus Lock Recommendations

Mortgage rates today are driven by movements in financial markets worldwide. When the economy heats up, bondes price drop and rates increase. When the economy pulls back, interest rates tend to fall.

Home Refinance: When Should You Consider It?

The home refinance can accomplish many goals for your family. But you have to make sure the timing and the mortgage product match your needs.

USDA Home Loans : 100% Financing And Very Low Mortgage Rates

The USDA home loan program offers 100% financing, low mortgage rates, and a minuscule annual MIP payment. Check your USDA eligibility here.

FHA Cash Out Refinance Guidelines And Mortgage Rates For 2017

The FHA cash out refinance is available to more homeowners thanks to lenient guidelines. Pay off debt, or get cash for any reason with this program.

Consumers Overwhelmingly Predict Rising Mortgage Rates For 2017

A recent Fannie Mae survey shows a changing mindset among U.S. consumers. Now, they predict rising mortgage rates next year.

6 Low or No Down Payment Mortgage Options for 2017

An updated list of low- and no-downpayment mortgages available to today's home buyers. Updated for 2017. Includes access to today's live mortgage rates.

Single Family Housing Starts Jump Above Sky-High 2016 Levels

Home builders are trying to keep up with buyer demand. Prices are on the rise, but mortgage rates remain historically low. Time to start home shopping?

Mortgage Rates Today, April 18, 2017, Plus Lock Recommendations

Mortgage rates today are driven by movements in financial markets worldwide. When the economy heats up, bondes price drop and rates increase. When the economy pulls back, interest rates tend to fall.