Deciding whether to refinance a mortgage is all about the numbers. Whether you're seeking a lower monthly payment or looking to shorten the length of a mortgage , refinancing makes sense when you can reduce the costs of the loan. Use this calculator to guide your decision.
When shopping for a mortgage, how do you know what type of lender is right for you? Today, mortgage lenders and brokers provide various ways to buy a home, each with its own strengths.
Here are answers to some frequently asked questions on how refinancing works, answered by Bankrate expert Dr. Don Taylor.
View and compare current mortgage rates and refinance rates (updated today). Find ARM and fixed loan rate mortgages for 30 year, 15 year, 10 year, and more, along with Bankrate’s weekly analysis.