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Mortgage experts predict what will happen to rates over the next week — and why.
Assistance for new buyers can make homeownership more affordable and accessible.
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These days, homebuyers have fewer home loan options. We explain what they are and how they work.
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Community organizations offer an alternative to banks for homeowners trying to overcome foreclosure.
An FHA 203(k) loan can provide money to buy a home and rehabilitate it in one transaction.
A homeowner who is underwater doesn’t have the luxury of waiting a year to refinance.
Fallout from the war between brokers and bankers could result in fewer choices and higher loan fees.
Wise financial moves have left a couple with $500 a month to invest. What should they do with it?
Make your home energy efficient and get a break on your mortgage at the same time.
For many homeowners, the mortgage interest deduction doesn’t significantly reduce income taxes.
With the rate cut gone, the Federal Reserve turns to other tools to manage the economy.
Mortgage rates declined to 5.29 percent, according to Bankrate’s weekly survey.
The Federal Reserve issues a statement after its meeting. Bankrate translates it into English.