Mortgages

15
Oct
What Is a USDA Loan? How It Works & Eligibility Information

USDA home loans can be a great option if you want to buy a house in a rural part of the United States. With low rates, no down payment, and the option to finance your closing costs, they can lower your home buying expenses considerably.

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15
Oct
New Jersey Mortgage Rates

Compare current mortgage interest rates in New Jersey for conventional and non-conventional mortgages. Updated weekly.

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14
Oct
Cash-Out Refinance Calculator: How Much Could You Get?

A cash-out refinance loan allows you to refinance your current mortgage and turn home equity into cash. This cash-out refinance calculator will help you understand costs of this type of loan.

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14
Oct
Quicken Loans Mortgage Review 2019

Quicken Loan offers mortgages including fixed-rate, ARM, reverse mortgages, FHA, VA, jumbo loans, and refinance options. Which option is right for you will depend on your situation, but the benefit of all Quicken Loans’ options is that you can customize your loan.

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14
Oct
What Is a Bridge Loan & How Does It Work?

Bridge loans are commonly used to buy a new home while waiting for a home you own to close. Businesses may use bridge loans while waiting on other funding. They can be difficult to qualify for but could help you get into a new home faster.

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10
Oct
Shared Appreciation Mortgage Definition and Lender Options

Shared appreciation mortgages are hard to find, but they can help you buy a home if you have a low income, live in an expensive market, or if this is your first time purchasing a property.

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10
Oct
Buying a House With Student Loan Debt

Student loan debt can affect your ability to get a mortgage and buy a home by increasing your debt-to-income ratio and reducing the amount you can save for a down payment. This guide will help you avoid these issues.

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09
Oct
Alliant Credit Union Mortgage Review

Alliant Credit Union offers low- and zero-down payment mortgage loans, as well as loans for first-time home buyers. The organization’s cash-back program also offers up to $13,000 in rebates.

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09
Oct
Private Mortgage Insurance: What Is PMI & How Much Does it Cost?

If you make a down payment of less than 20%, most mortgage lenders will require you to pay for private mortgage insurance (PMI). PMI is charged based on the loan value, your credit score, and other factors, and can be expensive.

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08
Oct
Arkansas Mortgage Rates

Arkansas mortgage rates for conventional fixed, conventional adjustable, FHA, and VA home loans. Interest rates updated on a weekly basis.

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