Articles - Mortgage

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What to Do if You Can't Make Your Mortgage Payments

Oct 17, 2019

Don’t put your home at risk. Instead, take these steps.

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How to Get Down Payment Assistance When Buying a Home

Oct 13, 2019

There are thousands of down payment assistance programs available to homebuyers. Learn how to get down payment assistance when buying a home and how down payment assistance programs work.

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What Is a Deed in Lieu of Foreclosure?

Oct 13, 2019

It’s an option to look into if you can’t pay your mortgage.

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What Is Mortgage Refinancing?

Oct 11, 2019

It’s an option worth exploring if you want to save money on your housing costs.

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Will I Get a Mortgage If I'm Already in Debt?

Oct 11, 2019

The quick answer: It depends on how high that debt is and how you’re managing it.

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I Can't Keep Up With My Mortgage Payments. What Options Do I Have?

Oct 10, 2019

Before you resign yourself to a dire scenario, look into making your mortgage more affordable.

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How Much of My Income Should I Spend on Housing?

Oct 09, 2019

Taking on too much house opens the door to a world of financial trouble. Here’s where to draw the line.

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A Homebuyer’s Guide to VA Mortgage Loans

Oct 09, 2019

A VA mortgage can be the best way to finance a home -- if you qualify.

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Do These 5 Things to Increase Your Chances of Getting Approved for a Mortgage

Oct 09, 2019

These steps will help you get approved for a home loan.

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What Is Private Mortgage Insurance (PMI)?

Oct 09, 2019

It’s important to understand how private mortgage insurance (PMI) works before buying a home. Learn what it is and how it may affect you when getting a conventional home loan.

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5 Tips for Getting a Loan for Your Real Estate Investment

Oct 08, 2019

These tips will help you get the best possible terms when financing an investment property.