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These days, homebuyers have fewer home loan options. We explain what they are and how they work.
USDA loans require no down payment and are designed for low- to moderate-income homebuyers.
Assistance for new buyers can make homeownership more affordable and accessible.
Ready to buy a house? With rates near historic lows, this may be a great time to take the plunge.
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Power changes hands in Washington, with big implications for housing.
A HELOC is an interest-only product during the years of the loan term that the borrower can draw against the line of credit.
Several closely watched mortgage rates decreased today. See how that could affect your home loan payments.
Multiple key refinance rates slid lower today. See what that means for your refinance chances.
30-year mortgage and refinance rates dropped today. See how that could affect your home loan payments.
An influential trade group calls for restructuring the mortgage companies into a utility.
Typically, refinancing your mortgage affects your credit score temporarily.
Foreclosures fell not on good economic news, but because lenders essentially stopped taking back properties.
Borrowing costs fell a little in Bankrate’s weekly survey of lenders.
How to buy your first place in Florida, with some help from the state.