5 Hard-Hitting Mortgage Strategies For Self-Employed Applicants

Low mortgage rates and favorable terms are just as available to self-employed mortgage applicants. Five sure-fire best practices will help you get approved.

10 Ways To Qualify For A Mortgage (Even If You Think You Can’t)

Application “strong points,” called compensating factors, can get you approved for a mortgage, even when it seems unlikely.

5 Nosy Questions To Expect From Your Mortgage Lender

Your mortgage lender is going to ask a lot of questions as part of its home loan application. Some of the questions might seem nosy — and downright rude.

Private Mortgage Insurance (PMI) Is Neither “Good” Nor “Bad”

Not sure whether you want to put 20% down on a home? It’s okay if you don’t. Frank talk about private mortgage insurance (PMI) and how it can help you buy.

Your Job Could Give You Access To Better Mortgage Programs

These programs can help certain professionals overcome home buying challenges that relate to their line of work.

8 Ways To Get A Mortgage Approved (And Not Mess It Up)

It’s easier than ever to get a mortgage loan approved, but certain behaviors can ruin your loan-in-process. A detailed list, plus access to today’s rates.

2016 Housing: The Falling Costs Of Owning A Home

Mortgage rates dropped again this week. What should you expect to pay for your mortgage, whether fixed-rate or ARM? Analysis & access to today’s live rates.

$165,000 To Move. $165,000 To Remodel. Choose Wisely

Selling a home and buying another comes with significant costs. Would it be better to build an addition onto your home?

Mortgage Approval When Your Business Doesn’t Look Good On Paper

Your self-employed business might be doing well, but it should look good on paper too. Overcome four common mortgage approval challenges.