Gina Pogol

Gina Pogol, contributor

With more than 10 years in the mortgage industry, and another 10 years writing about it, Gina Pogol brings a wealth of knowledge to The Mortgage Reports as its Associate Editor. Gina works with a team of world-class real estate and finance writers to bring timely and helpful news and advice to the audience. Her specialty is helping consumers understand complex and intimidating topics.

Articles by Gina Pogol

- 5 min read

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.

- 4 min read

Buy A Home With Less Than 10 Percent Down

Most people still think you need at least ten percent down to buy a home, according to the NAR. That’s just not true. You can buy with zero, three, 3.5 or five percent down with many products.

- 7 min read

Self-employed mortgage borrower? Here are the rules

If you’re self-employed, mortgage approval can be harder to get. But it’s easier than it used to be. lenders are loosening up, and that’s good news for self-employed mortgage borrowers.