Mortgage

  1. What Are The Tax Advantages Of Buying A Home?

    Don't forget these deductions and credits that homeowners can use to reduce their ...
  2. How To Finance Foreign Real Estate

    If you don't pay cash, financing real estate abroad is likely to cost more than at ...
  3. Save? (Or Prepay Your Mortgage Or Student Loan?)

    With low-interest rate loans, you might be better off paying just your monthly minimum ...
  4. Not a U.S. Citizen? A Home Loan is Still Possible

    Many banks and mortgage companies offer conventional and FHA home loans to non-U.S. ...
  5. Is it Worth Saving Up for a Bigger Down Payment?

    There are numerous low-down-payment mortgage options out there, but sometimes it ...
  6. Is A 30-Year Mortgage Really Best?

    It's the most popular choice, but home buyers with 30-year mortgages may be paying ...
  1. Can American Capital Agency Maintain Its Dividend?

    Dividend investors know that real estate investment trusts with REITs that invest ...
  2. How Two Harbors' Derivatives Work?

    Mortgage REITs, like Two Harbors , have cut their dividend payments as interest rate ...
  3. How Chimera Investment Bear The Brunt Of REITst?

    Following the financial crisis, REITs that specialized in investing in mortgage-backed ...
  4. How Are Interest Rates Affecting Annaly Cap Mgmt?

    Annaly Capital Management reported a net loss of $658 million thanks to the mortgage ...
  5. Ready To Invest In Financial Leverage Funds?

    Whenever you invest in a leveraged financial fund or are thinking about doing so, ...
  6. Eyeing a Loan? Consider Skipping the Banks

    Peer-to-peer lending platforms, such as Lending Tree, Lending Club and Prosper, offer ...
  1. Homebuyers' Walkthrough

    Everything you need to know about purchasing a home.
  2. Mortgage Basics

    Learn how to navigate what may be your biggest and most important loan.
  1. Can small investors buy collateralized mortgage obligations (CMOs)?

    Read about collateralized mortgage obligations and their relationship with small investors, plus what risks small investors ...
  2. What is the difference between an option-adjusted spread and a Z-spread in reference ...

    Learn about the difference between the Z-spread and option-adjusted spread valuations of future cash flows for bonds, and ...
  3. What are some historical examples of debt securitization?

    Find out how debt securitization started, how it works and why the government facilitated the mortgage-backed security market ...
  4. What price-to-book ratio is considered average in the chemicals sector?

    Learn more about the loan-to-value ratio, what the ratio measures and how to calculate the loan-to-value ratio on Microsoft ...
  1. 5 Risky Mortgages To Avoid

    There are plenty of ways to end up with a bad mortgage. The risks of these five should ...
  2. 6 Questions To Ask Before Refinancing Your Mortgage

    Refinancing can improve your short-term cash flow while also increasing your long-term ...
  3. 5 Real Estate Fears That Keep You From Buying

    Don't let these concerns stop you from owning your own home. Learn how to overcome ...
  4. 5 Steps To Attaining A Mortgage

    If you're serious about buying a home, cleaning up your credit should be the first ...
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