March 18, 2013 in FHA Home Buying
The FHA announced its latest round of mortgage insurance premium (MIP) changes. The increase starts April 1, 2013. Here’s how to beat it.
March 8, 2013 in Uncategorized
As mortgage rates rise and home prices climb, savvy U.S. consumers have rushed to refinance and purchase homes.
February 13, 2013 in HARP Refinance
The Making Home Affordable program continues to support an improving U.S. housing market. HARP and HAMP are program mainstays.
January 26, 2013 in Foreclosures
Foreclosures are selling at a 17% discount, and very few remain nationwide. Here’s in what states to find the most foreclosed homes.
January 24, 2013 in FHA Refinance
The FHA Streamline Refinance is subject to its own set of rules. Those rules may frighten banks from the FHA refinance business altogether.
January 15, 2013 in FHA Home Buying
For 2013, the FHA is raising its mortgage insurance premiums (MIP) and changing its MIP cancelation policy. Read about it.
January 15, 2013 in Mortgage Strategy
Learn how to use mortgage rate locks for your personal gain. Pick a better closing date, get a better mortgage rate.
January 7, 2013 in FHA Home Buying
FHA has excluded the FHA Streamline Refinances from Compare Ratios. Banks may stop verifying income, job and credit score.
December 30, 2012 in FHA Home Buying
A bill was introduced that would lower FHA mortgage insurance premiums for first-time home buyers.