Rising rents require sacrifice; here’s what renters are giving up

Rents largely remained static last month, but according to a new analysis, about a quarter of renters are still having problems affording their payment.

Mortgage rates today, November 21, 2019, plus lock recommendations

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.

Guaranteed Rate Mortgage Lender Review

Review of Guaranteed Rate Mortgage showing how the company compares to other top lenders. Includes mortgage rates, service, complaints, operations and products offered.

Should you apply for a mortgage online? Pros and cons of digital mortgages

You can apply for a mortgage online with an all-digital lender, and it will likely be faster and easier. But that doesn’t always mean rates will be lower.

Foreclosures, serious mortgage delinquencies hit lowest point in decades

The national rate of foreclosure has officially hit its lowest point in at least 20 years. And overall underwater mortgages are down, too.

Mortgage rates today, November 20, 2019, plus lock recommendations

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.

First-time homebuyers are struggling to make mortgage payments

Early-stage mortgage delinquencies are on the rise in 2019. Learn what causes delinquency and how to avoid being late on your own mortgage payment.

Despite upticks in home equity, HELOCs hit record low

Americans are sitting on tons of home equity, but recent data shows the use of HELOCs has hit its lowest point in 15 years.

Mortgage rates today, November 19, 2019, plus lock recommendations

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.