• Things Your Mother Never Told You: Closing Costs
    Buying or selling a home can be one of the most life changing decisions a consumer makes. Being educated about the real estate process and investigating things you dont understand is essential. Working...
  • Fixer Uppers: Don't Make This Mistake
    Making money with "fixer-uppers" isnt about repairing drywall or planting flowers. Its about using the right approach from the start. A Big Real Estate Mistake Many people buy and sell a fixer-upper...
  • An guide to Interest Only Mortgage
    A mortgage is "interest only" if the scheduled monthly mortgage payment - the payment the borrower is required to make --consists of interest only. The option to pay interest only lasts for a specified...
  • Refinancing with Home Equity Loans
    If you have lived in your home for a reasonable amount of time, you may be considering refinancing.
    Refinancing can be done in a few different ways. One of the most popular recently has been the home equity...
  • Is It Time To Get Rid Of Your Home Equity Loan?
    With interest rates on the increase and mortgage rates coming down it may be time to consider other line of credit instead of just home equity loans. Most home owners now have a interest rate on their...
  • Interest Only Loans
    These days, as people scramble for new and more creative ways to finance buying a home, the interest only mortgage is becoming more common and well known. An interest only mortgage is one in which you...
  • No Fee Mortgages Coming Soon
    Buying a home, especially for the first time, can be a daunting experience. There are endless credit checks, bank checks, employment checks, appraisals and more paperwork than seems to make sense. Adding...
  • Always choose your mortgage interest rates sensibly
    When you decide to buy a home, first thing that comes to your mind is to arrange finance. With the increased cost of real estate, it is nearly impossible to purchase outright. Most of the home owners buy...
  • Home Mortgage Refinancing

    Home Mortgage Refinancing
    Interest rates are at historic loans and home ownership rates have never been higher. If your mortgage is more than a few years old you can most likely join the wave of home...
  • Annual Percentage Rate (APR) Made Easy
    To fully understand and grasp Annual Percentage Rate (APR), there are terms to keep in mind. When you finally understand each mortgage term and definition, you can understand the basic concepts of APR....
  • What is Private Mortgage Insurance?
    Private mortgage insurance is much more prevalent today than it was just a few decades ago. Unfortunately there is some confusion as to what purpose this type of mortgage insurance serves. Without going...
  • Refinancing Houses

    If you are a home owner, you may have at one time or another considered refinancing your house.
    One purpose refinancing your house may serve would be obtaining a lower rate which would lower the amount...
  • Title Insurance - Examples of Problems and Advice
    What is title insurance and why should any buyer get it when purchasing a home (single family, townhouse, condo, apartment, or whatever format your home purchase takes)? Doesnt the attorney or settlement...
  • Fixed vs. Adjustable Rates
    Apples vs. oranges. Boxers vs. briefs. Dave Letterman vs. Jay Leno. These debates may rage on for decades, and we can add another one to the list: fixed vs. adjustable. Were speaking, of course, of fixed...
  • A guide to first time house buyers
    Mortgage market is full of surprises. You will find many lenders offering you fancied deal that never materialises. False claim is quit common in this trade. You may get the lowest quote with many hidden...
  • Title Insurance Protects Your Financial Investment
    Title Insurance Protects Your Financial InvestmentBy Neda Dabestani-Ryba Prudential Carruthers REALTORSYou purchase homeowners insurance to protect yourself financially in case something happens to your...
  • California Refinance - Refinancing In California
    The real estate market in California is booming. Home values continue to appreciate almost on a daily basis. Refinancing your home is an excellent way to take advantage of the low interest rates currently...

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