Mortgage Rates

  1. Don't Get Overcharged for Your Mortgage

    Don't pay more for a mortgage than necessary. Here’s a quick look at the different ...
  2. What is an Alt-A Mortgage?

    Called "liar loans" for their low documentation requirements, Alt-A mortgages were ...
  3. How an Interest Rate Rise Affects Your Mortgage

    A look at what makes home-related loans move the way they do. The surprise: Mortgage ...
  4. Best 3 Mortgage Calculator Websites for Canadian ...

    Understand the key features of Canadian mortgages, and discover a few of the best ...
  5. Best 3 Mortgage Calculator Websites without PMI

    Discover the three best mortgage calculator websites online that do not require you ...
  6. Detroit Real Estate: Rising From the Ashes?

    The real estate market in Detroit might seem doomed after the city's bankruptcy. ...
  1. A P2P Mortgage: Is This Loan Right For You?

    Read all about the the pros and cons of this trend in of peer-to-peer lending.
  1. Are mortgage rates negotiable?

    Learn what parts of a mortgage are negotiable, what closing costs can sometimes be negotiated away altogether and how to ...
  2. Are subprime mortgages still available for homeowners?

    Buying homes became increasingly difficult after the housing bubble burst. Since then, subprime mortgages have been making ...
  3. What industries use the loan to value ratio?

    Find out more about the loan-to-value ratio, what the ratio measures and what industries the loan-to-value ratio is most ...
  4. How have low interest rates affected the real estate sector?

    Learn how low interest rates stimulate the real estate sector by making it more affordable to borrow money to invest in real ...
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