As interest rates rise, the number of refinances will fall. What does this mean for the mortgage-lending business?
Borrowers with good credit, low debt and strong monthly incomes can qualify today for conventional mortgage loans with down payments of as little as 3 percent.
"Test driving" a home is a trend gaining popularity in real estate markets across the country where sellers are extra motivated.
Thousands of mortgage company employees have been laid off in 2013, but industry experts suggest that the impact will be minimal on borrowers.
Prepaying can sometimes become most profitable is when it's combined with a refinance to accelerate the payoff.
When inventory is low and buyer demand is high, potential homebuyers and their real estate agents need to think (and look) outside the box for a home to buy.
For buyers who are on the fence between buying a new or existing home, multiple factors should be considered, including which property will maintain the most value.
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While the fall real estate market sees less activity than the summer and spring selling seasons, there are still great deals available for motivated buyers.
If your spouse's credit score is too low -- 620 or lower -- you might want to apply for a mortgage in your name only.