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Dan Green
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VA IRRRL rates and requirements for 2020

The VA IRRRL or “VA Streamline Refinance” is an easy way to lower the rate and payment on your VA loan. See today’s VA IRRRL rates and rules.

Larry Phillips
- 5 min read

How often can you refinance your home?

How often can you refinance your home with conventional, FHA, VA, and USDA loans? See if you can refinance at today’s rates.

Craig Berry
- 8 min read

How to avoid PMI without 20% down

Here are 4 ways to avoid PMI even if you don’t have 20% down. Read about lender-paid mortgage insurance, piggyback loans, VA loans, and more.

Peter Warden
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Movement Mortgage Review for 2020

Movement Mortgage review showing how the company compares to other major lenders for mortgage rates, customer service, and loan products offered.

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Mortgage Rates Today August 13, 2020

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

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