Mortgage Rates

  1. Dos And Don'ts Of Selling A House

    Tips for selling your house in the shortest time possible and for the best price
  2. How The Federal Reserve Affects Mortgage Rates

    The Federal Reserve's actions as it aims to maintain economic stability impact the ...
  3. 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. ...
  4. Is it Worth Saving Up for a Bigger Down Payment?

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

    It's the most popular choice, but home buyers with 30-year mortgages may be paying ...
  6. What Are The Pros and Cons Of A 15-Year Mortgage?

    The shorter term, and higher monthly payment, are only part of the picture.
  1. Is the prime rate in the US different from the federal funds rate?

    Learn how the federal funds rate affects fluctuations in the prime rate and how following your bank's prime rate can help ...
  2. What should ordinary borrowers know about the prime rate?

    Learn more about how prime rates are used in consumer lending and how consumers may obtain better interest rates at or near ...
  3. How does the loan-to-value ratio affect my mortgage payments?

    Understand what the loan to value ratio is, how the ratio is calculated and learn how it has an impact on your mortgage payments ...
  4. Why does the loan-to-value ratio matter?

    Learn how the loan-to-value (LTV) ratio is calculated, and why this metric is important to lenders when evaluating a home ...
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