Posts Covering FHA

How to buy a house with no money down in 2018

An updated list of low and no down payment mortgages available to today’s home buyers. Updated for 2018. Check your eligibility.

Mortgage rates today, August 20, 2018, plus lock recommendations

Mortgage rates today are driven by movements in financial markets worldwide. When the economy heats up, bond price drop, and rates increase. When the economy pulls back, interest rates tend to fall.

Mortgage rates today, August 17, 2018, plus lock recommendations

Mortgage rates today are driven by movements in financial markets worldwide. When the economy heats up, bond price drop, and rates increase. When the economy pulls back, interest rates tend to fall.

Moving into a new house: what you need to know

Moving into a new house can be overwhelming. But taking a few smart steps upfront will make the ordeal easier and safer.

The oldest and youngest counties in the country — and how age influences home prices

The nation’s 100 most populated counties vary greatly in median age. And according to a new analysis, that age may influence local home prices, too.

Selling your home? Redfin might want to buy it

Having a hard time selling your home? You might want to try Redfin. The online real estate brokerage is getting into the buying game with its latest Redfin Now service.

Buy a foreclosure in these 10 towns

Buy a foreclosure and save money. In these top towns, your profit potential is higher, so consider them.

Mortgage rates today, August 16, 2018, plus lock recommendations

Mortgage rates today are driven by movements in financial markets worldwide. When the economy heats up, bond price drop, and rates increase. When the economy pulls back, interest rates tend to fall.

Looking for a luxury home? 23 cities become million-dollar housing markets

Buyers looking for a luxury home might be in luck. According to new data, the country will gain 23 more million-dollar housing markets by the end of next year.

Mortgage rates today, August 15, 2018, plus lock recommendations

Mortgage rates today are driven by movements in financial markets worldwide. When the economy heats up, bond price drop, and rates increase. When the economy pulls back, interest rates tend to fall.

Mortgage rates today, August 14, 2018, plus lock recommendations

Mortgage rates today are driven by movements in financial markets worldwide. When the economy heats up, bond price drop, and rates increase. When the economy pulls back, interest rates tend to fall.

Best app-driven house cleaning services

House cleaning services are easier to find and engage today, thanks to home cleaning apps. You can select, schedule, pay and rate cleaning services online.

Marketing a home to Millennials: which room is most important?

Want to sell your home to Millennials? Then you might want to upgrade the kitchen. According to a new survey, it’s the most important room in the house.

Mortgage rates today, August 13, 2018, plus lock recommendations

Mortgage rates today are driven by movements in financial markets worldwide. When the economy heats up, bond price drop, and rates increase. When the economy pulls back, interest rates tend to fall.

Online mortgages vs online business loans: What’s the difference?

Like online mortgages, online business loans can make the process easier for borrowers. But there are some dangers for the unwary.

Bank statements: 3 things mortgage lenders don’t want to see

Bank statements say a lot about a mortgage applicant. Check for 3 common issues when turning your account paperwork in to your lender.

Mortgage rates today, August 10, 2018, plus lock recommendations

Mortgage rates today are driven by movements in financial markets worldwide. When the economy heats up, bond price drop, and rates increase. When the economy pulls back, interest rates tend to fall.

When should I lock my mortgage rate?

In this article: The decision to lock or float an interest rate can create a high-stress situation for many people — after all, few of us take out more than a handful of mortgages during our lifetimes. “When should I lock my mortgage rate?” is a legitimate question. As a home buyer, you can’t lock […]

How to use a cash-out refinance to buy another home

Can or should you use a cash-out refinance to buy another home? Maybe, if that’s the most cost-effective source of a down payment or even the whole purchase price.

Rising mortgage rates aren’t deterring buyers

In this article: Mortgage rates have gone up slightly since late 2017. At that time, they were below 4 percent. Lately, the average is around 4.75 percent for a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage loan. But despite rising mortgage rates, there’s good news: Rising mortgage rates don’t have to stifle your dream of owning In fact, a […]