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Questions and answers about how the Treasury bailout proposal may affect your mortgage.
Both the lender and the borrower can come out winners in a mortgage loan recast.
There is no reason to rush into refinancing a mortgage right now, says Dr. Don Taylor.
It’s rare for originating lenders to give deals to borrowers based on past loan agreements.
The Federal Reserve left its target for the benchmark federal funds rate unchanged today. The decision means that rates for some types of consumer debt — such as variable-rate credit cards and home equity [...]
Don’t worry about having to immediately pay a mortgage in full when your lender fails.
A dramatic drop in mortgage rates has motivated some homeowners to wonder if they should refinance. A better question might be: Are they able to refinance?
The federal government’s stance on same-sex marriages leaves couples without preferential property tax treatment.
One extra mortgage payment each year can save you thousands of dollars over the lifetime of a loan.
This year, a quarter of homeowners don’t know what type of mortgage they have. Last year, one-third didn’t know.