Peter Miller

Peter Miller, contributor

Peter G. Miller, author of The Common Sense Mortgage, is a real estate writer syndicated in more than ​50​ newspapers nationwide. Peter has been featured on Oprah, the Today Show, Money Magazine, CNN and more.

Articles by Peter Miller

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Are Mortgage Brokers Obsolete?

Do mortgage brokers still have a place in American real estate financing? Or did the housing crisis a few years ago make it clear they have outlived their usefulness?

- 3 min read

Mortgage Rates In 2017 Are Headed Where?

Mortgage rates in 2017 are probably headed higher, if you believe most analysts. However, they also predicted higher rates in 2016, and they were wrong.

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Will We Get Lower FHA Mortgage Insurance Premiums In 2017?

FHA mortgage insurance premiums, or MIP, were created to reimburse mortgage lenders when borrowers default. Now the fund has a surplus, so consumers might get lower mortgage insurance this year.

- 4 min read

Will A Trump Administration Cause Rates To Rise?

Will the Trump administration kill the housing market? Some experts believe a serious increase in mortgage rates, lower home sales and slashed real estate values are in our future.

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All About The FHA 203(k) Refinance Loan

FHA’s 203(k) refinance helps you pay for major home improvements when you refinance, even if you have little or no home equity.