It's easy to forget about the cost of closing on a home. And more often than not, buyers are surprised by how expensive closing costs can be. It's important to be aware of what closing costs are so you can make educated decisions about your mortgage.
Author: Mark Spano (Mark Spano)
A reverse mortgage is a home loan program for homeowners 62 years of age or older that allows the homeowner to tap into their home equity.
Although complex and risky, short sales can offer home buyers a house at a more than desirable price.
If you’re in the process of purchasing or refinancing a home, chances are you’ve come across the term mortgage points.
Although a 20% down payment is recommended, it’s not necessarily required. There are options to put down much less, but it may not necessarily be the best decision for you.
If you’ve been researching the home buying process you’ve probably stumbled upon the term origination fee. Mortgage origination fees are upfront costs that must be paid to the lender in exchange for originating your mortgage.
According to the National Association of Realtors, existing home sales for June surged almost 21% compared to May.
It may be hard to admit, but the Coronavirus pandemic is going to have a harsh effect on the economy. Under normal circumstances, this would result in terrible consequences for the housing market. And yet, the opposite effect is starting to take place.
“Forbearance” is becoming quite a common term these days as the Coronavirus pandemic continues. As the word becomes more popular, it’s increasingly important for those who could benefit from forbearance be aware of what the term actually means.
With the COVID-19 pandemic keeping folks indoors, many have been using this time to make updates to their home’s interior. But what about their home’s exterior? Here are a few easy DIY tips for you to update your home’s curb appeal.