Mortgage Rates are Rising

~ Mortgage Rates are rising again, the decade of the past with historically low rates is coming to an end. If you are looking to buy don't hesitate!! If you have any questions give me a call. Need a lender to speak to, give me a call! ~ Mortgage rates hit a seven-and-a-half-year high as … Continue reading Mortgage Rates are Rising

Pay Off Two Mortgages in Only 15 Years

How I Aggressively Paid Off Two Mortgages in Only 15 Years (Image credit: PM Images/Getty Images) After watching our parents retire and still have to make mortgage payments on a fixed income, my husband and I decided we would do whatever to prevent that for ourselves. So we approached our mortgages with aggressive and out-of-the-box … Continue reading Pay Off Two Mortgages in Only 15 Years

Pay Off My Mortgage Early?

~ Because not every set of advice will be great for you. But you have options. ~ I Wanted to Pay Off My Mortgage Early, Then I Realized This (Image credit: Apartment Therapy ) Ah, 2009. The year that first-time home buyers in America were majorly incentivized by government funding to get out of their … Continue reading Pay Off My Mortgage Early?

3 Doable Mortgage Hacks

3 Totally Doable Mortgage Hacks That Can Save You Thousands (Image credit: Yulia Grigoryeva/Shutterstock) There's nothing quite like the excitement of finding and buying your dream home. You found a home within your budget, set aside a down payment and found a mortgage at a stellar rate. But did you know over the course of … Continue reading 3 Doable Mortgage Hacks

The Pros and Cons of a 15-Year Mortgage

The Pros and Cons of a 15-Year Mortgage Mortgage companies frequently pitch their 15-year mortgage ads online. And if you aren't running into ads, if you buy a house, you'll certainly be asked if you'd like a 15-year mortgage instead of the standard and conventional 30-year loan. All of which could make anyone wonder – … Continue reading The Pros and Cons of a 15-Year Mortgage

How You May Be Overpaying Hundreds of Dollars on Your Mortgage

  How You May Be Overpaying Hundreds of Dollars on Your Mortgage You can get rid of your PMI sooner than your lender will do it automatically. If you put less than 20% down when you bought your house and used a conventional mortgage, you probably pay private mortgage insurance, or PMI, on the loan. … Continue reading How You May Be Overpaying Hundreds of Dollars on Your Mortgage

Why your bank may not be giving you the best mortgage rate

Why your bank may not be giving you the best mortgage rate Lenders may not be giving you the best mortgage rate By Hal Bundrick, NerdWallet October 13, 2016 12:48 PM . View photo FILE - In this Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015, file photo, a "Sale Pending" sign sits atop a realty sign outside a … Continue reading Why your bank may not be giving you the best mortgage rate

How to Get the Best Mortgage Rate

How to Get the Best Mortgage Rate <img class="StretchedBox W(100%) H(100%) ie-7_H(a)" src="http://l3.yimg.com/ny/api/res/1.2/3ZhCBfhEVoHc4MhY.rMuhQ--/YXBwaWQ9aGlnaGxhbmRlcjtzbT0xO3c9ODAwO2lsPXBsYW5l/http://globalfinance.zenfs.com/en_us/Finance/US_AHTTP_ConsumerReports_EnM/CR-Money-Hero-Getting-Best-Mortgage-06-16.jpg"/> Mortgage rates in the United States are near historic lows, thanks in part to Britain's decision to leave the European Union. The Brexit has led to increased global economic uncertainty and many investors, seeking safer investments, have moved their money into U.S. … Continue reading How to Get the Best Mortgage Rate

Mortgage rate going up

The smart money says: Mortgage rates ARE going up this year -- possibly quite a bit From MainSt 1/14/15 Average 30-year fixed mortgage rates are running just a tad above their 3.31% all-time lows, but economists predict 2015 will be the last hurrah for sub-4% home loans — and possibly even for sub-5% ones, too. … Continue reading Mortgage rate going up

How one woman paid off her mortgage 20 years early

From Yahoo Homes 12/12/14 When Jenna Rose began her hunt for a home in 2004, she had two things on her mind: A small mortgage, and paying off her new home fast. With those two things at the forefront, Rose, who is now 49, began looking for the right home for her and her daughter … Continue reading How one woman paid off her mortgage 20 years early