How Mortgage Lenders Make Your Mortgage Rate Quote

When you’re shopping for a mortgage, banks will give you varying rate quotes. But, how much of that is the bank’s fault? And, how much is because of you?

Mortgage Rates: Predictions For 2017

Where will mortgage rates head next year? Find out what the experts think today.

100% Loan Program Now Cheaper: Fewer Costs, Lower MI For USDA Loans

USDA mortgages are getting more affordable. The agency has just announced plans to reduce upfront and monthly fees for this popular home buying program.

VA Streamline Refinances Double As Popular Program Catches On

VA rates are sinking deeper. That’s enticing more U.S. military veterans to reduce their housing costs with this homeowner-friendly program.

How To Refinance Using The VA Loan Program (Even If Your Current Mortgage Is Non-VA)

The Department of Veterans Affairs lets non-VA homeowners to refinance into VA loans. Read more and get access to today’s VA mortgage rates.

Condo Values Rising Fast In 5 Major Metros

Is a better to buy a condo or a single-family, detached home? Recently, condos have held value better. Analysis of the condo market, plus live condo mortgage rates.

Don’t Use APR To Shop For A Mortgage

A surprising look at how the government-recommended method of mortgage rate shopping is fundamentally flawed.

Surprising Strategies To Beat An All-Cash Offer

Get your offer noticed and accepted, even when going up against a cash home buyer.

5 Things A Truly Great Mortgage Lender Does

There are hundreds of thousands of licensed mortgage loan officers nationwide. The great ones, though, distinguish themselves pretty clearly.