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How to refinance your USDA home loan Valencia Higuera
- 11 min read

How to refinance your USDA home loan

Learn how to refinance your USDA loan into a lower rate and payment. Or refinance a USDA loan to cash-out equity or remove mortgage insurance

HARP replacement programs: 2021 Refinance options Gina Pogol
- 7 min read

HARP replacement programs: 2021 Refinance options

The HARP program is expired. But other refinance programs could help you access today’s low interest rates. Check your refinance eligibility today.

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What to expect from mortgage rates today

Mortgage Rates Today September 18, 2021

Today’s mortgage and refinance rates  Average mortgage rates rose appreciably yesterday. That was unexpected. So read on to discover what happened. Next week brings a potentially pivotal event for mortgage […]

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