Tricks For Closing On-Time With A “Quick Closing” Mortgage

To win their bidding wars, U.S. buyers are offering quick closings to home sellers. Here’s how to do it, and what you need to know. Rate quotes available.

Refinance Mortgage Brand Names: FHA, VA, USDA, & Conv.

The “mortgage refinance” goes by many names — The IRRRL, the FHA Streamline Refinance, the Rate-and-Term, and others. Which is which, and how to qualify for the one you want.

Low Mortgage Rates : Should You Automatically Refinance?

Mortgage refinance rates are near record lows. Now is the time to refinance — in general. How to know whether it’s the right time for you.

A Refinance Wave Is Now Underway

Mortgage rates are dropping — far quicker than experts projected. It’s sparking a refinance boom. Homeowners cite all sorts of reasons for doing a refi.

Rent-To-Own Homes : Move In Now, Buy Later

Save for a home by paying rent each month. Rent-to-own homes can benefit both buyer and seller, but make sure there’s a water-tight agreement in place.

What Is a Second Mortgage?

Having two mortgages attached to your home is not a bad thing. For years, U.S. homeowners have used second mortgages for basic financial security.

6 Reason Veterans Consider Non-VA Loans

VA loans are usually the best option for U.S. military veterans, but not always. When to choose another loan type, plus, see today’s mortgage rates.

Do These 5 Things Before Buying Your Next Home

For today’s consumers, it’s easy to move from “casually looking” to “actively buying”. Before you do, though, you’ll want to handle these 5 things first.

No Closing Cost Refinance : Reduce Your Rate Without The Fees

Homeowners often avoid a refinance because they can’t recoup closing costs fast enough. A no-closing-cost loan allows them to start saving now.