Zach Wichter

Mortgage reporter

Zach Wichter is a mortgage reporter at Bankrate. He previously covered the airline industry for our sister site The Points Guy and business news, with a focus on aviation, for The New York Times.

Recent Articles By Zach Wichter

  • Mortgages

    7/1 ARM rates

    So you’re considering an adjustable-rate mortgage. While they lost some popularity after the Great Recession, and are seeing some serious competition from fixed-rate mortgages these days thanks to current [...]

    1 MIN READ Sep. 22, 2020
  • Mortgages

    30-year FHA mortgage rates

    With interest rates at record lows, now is a great time for many people to buy real estate. But, that can be a tricky proposition if you don’t have excellent credit or don’t have enough money in the [...]

    1 MIN READ Sep. 23, 2020
  • Mortgages

    How do bridge loans work?

    Bridge loans can help borrowers move from one home to the next, but they can be dangerous.

    3 MIN READ Sep. 18, 2020
    Country home in the fall