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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.
Ready to buy a house? With rates near historic lows, this may be a great time to take the plunge.
These days, homebuyers have fewer home loan options. We explain what they are and how they work.
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If you’ve kept your credit score up and can prove your income, here’s where and how to find the best refi deals.
For many borrowers, a do-it-yourself approach to prepaying the mortgage should work as well using software.
With depressed home values and slow sales, now is not the time for homeowners to test the market with high prices.
Follow these tips to determine if it’s worth paying points to get a lower rate.
The Fed’s promise to buy mortgage securities is driving mortgage rates down. Is the time right to seek a refi?
Mortgage rates plunged after the Fed announced that it would buy up to $500 billion of securitized home loans
After declaring bankruptcy, persistence is required in contacting the lender to modify your mortgage.
Mortgage rates fell for the third week in a row, as the economy settled uncomfortably into its recession.
Negotiating a low for-sale-by-owner home price is possible in this real-estate market.
Check the terms of your mortgage, including prepayment penalties, before refinancing to a new loan.