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Personal lenders promise online-only mortgages, without having to talk to a rep
If it's an online experience you prefer, maybe the personal loans marketplace is for you.
30-year mortgage falls to its lowest level in nearly 3 years
As the Federal Reserve hints at a slow pace of rate hikes, mortgage rates fall.
Mortgage Rate Trend Index: April 7, 2016
Mortgage experts predict what will happen to rates over the next week -- and why.
7 questions to ask before buying a home
Before you make an offer on a house, make sure you get the answers to these questions.
HomePath mortgage saves money on closing costs when buying a foreclosure
First-time homebuyers can save on closing costs, thanks to Fannie Mae.
Take your pick: Reverse mortgage, HELOC or cash-out mortgage
Seniors looking for income in retirement have several options. Here's a rundown.
Calculating capital gain on the sale of rental property that has a 2nd mortgage
The 2nd mortgage isn't in the equation when you calculate gain. Here's how it works.
3 ways to tame student loan debt and afford a mortgage
Overcome school debt in straightforward (or sly) ways and own a home.
Fed chief is in no hurry to raise rates, so mortgages fall
Mortgage rates drop after the head of the central bank counsels patience.
Celeb house sold: 'Ben-Hur' star Charlton Heston's LA estate sells for $12.2M
"Ben-Hur" and "The Ten Commandments" star Charlton Heston lived in this epic estate.
Cancellation of debt provides tax relief for homeowner's short sale
You have to meet certain conditions to get a break from the IRS on a short sale.
Can I use tax loophole to avoid paying capital gains when I sell rental property?
You'll have to pay capital gains on the sale of your rental property. Here's why.
Mortgage rates fall back and remain in refi territory for many borrowers
As investors retreat to the safety of government bonds, mortgage rates benefit.
Celebrity house sold: Home of singer Al Martino of 'The Godfather' sells for $7.8M
An offer that couldn't be refused was made for this home of an iconic film's star crooner.
4 ways to pay off your mortgage early and calculate the savings
Use these methods to hasten the day when you no longer make a mortgage payment.
Mortgage rates rise for the 3rd week in a row on mixed economic signals
With rates up a little, fewer people are refinancing. But holding back might be a mistake.
Celebrity house sold: Charlize Theron takes a 'Monster' bath on Hollywood penthouse
Oscar winner Charlize Theron has taken a "Monster" bath on her Hollywood loft.
What a down payment on a home is, who it goes to and where it comes from
A down payment is money you pay to the home's seller. Here's what else you need to know.
5 mortgages that require no down payment or a small down payment
Homebuyers can find mortgages that require a low-down payment or even no down payment.
Celebrity house sold: Connie Stevens dumps LA mansion in bankruptcy proceeding
The ex-star of TV's "Hawaiian Eye" has let go a stately colonial built in the 1930s.
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