Five Facts About FHA Loans

FHA loans are one of the more popular options for mortgage borrowers, some of the benefits of using an FHA loan is it offers lower down payments and they have more lenient lending standards. The Federal Housing Administration, also known as FHA, insures mortgage loans...

Why do Mortgage Interest Rates Change so Often?

Mortgage interest rates can change daily, and even multiple times per day. Do you ever wonder why this is the case? Maybe you wonder how you should know when to lock a rate?Get Matched with a Lender, Click Here.Keep reading to learn about changing interest rates and...

Different Insurance Policies You Can Get to Protect Your Home

Every homeowner understands the importance of protecting their homes. Which is why many would take the necessary measures to make their homes a safe place to live in.However, we can’t protect our homes from everything. Whether it’s caused by a natural phenomenon or...

Things to Know Before You Buy a Home in a Flood Zone

Before you can close on a mortgage, your lender will need to know a few things about your home. The most important is the value. They cannot lend you money if the value of the home isn’t high enough. Second most important, however, is if the home is in a flood zone....

Know the Difference Between Mortgage Brokers and Mortgage Lenders

These days, home buyers or mortgage borrowers can easily get information with just a click of a button. Accessible resources are all over the internet if you just know where to look.While these resources are very helpful to a lot of home buyers, it’s still vital that...

Rates Up After Fed Meeting

After weeks of continued decline, mortgage interest rates climbed, following the two-day Fed meeting. The 30-year FRM rate rose by 2 basis points for the week.Get today’s rates.According to Freddie Mac’s weekly rate forecast via the Primary Mortgage Market...

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Rates Hit New Year-Low

If you are buying or refinancing, now might be the perfect timing to lock in on your rate. According to the latest Primary Mortgage Market Survey(PMMS) Report from Freddie Mac, average mortgage rates just hit the year’s lowest as 30-year FRM fell by 7 basis points to...

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Does a Finished Basement Add Value to a Home?

Did you know not every change you make to your home adds value? Even expensive remodels do not always pull their weight in terms of value. A common remodel many people put a lot of weight in is the basement remodel. They assume a finished basement adds value to a...

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