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You can get the same results by prepaying principal, says Dr. Don.
The benchmark 30-year fixed-rate mortgage fell 10 basis points to 6.58 percent, according to the Bankrate.com national survey of large lenders.
You might try refinancing to one mortgage, says Dr. Don.
Each week, Bankrate.com surveys experts to gauge which way interest rates are headed on mortgages — a vital tool if you’re about to buy a home.
After rising for seven weeks, mortgage rates fell in Bankrate’s weekly survey of large lenders..
Mediation is a cheap, effective alternative to taking your neighbour to court.
The most-important terms and conditions of an adjustable-rate mortgage often are scattered through a long contract. This worksheet helps borrowers pull the key information together on one simple form.
TV show contributor and real estate mogul Barbara Corcoran once used the equity in her home to save her company.
This family home is mortgaged to the hilt with an ARM and a home equity loan. And there’s an income shortfall.
Borrowing on your home’s equity can be a good thing, in moderation, says professor Richard DeMong.