Tag: Mortgage

Want to Pay Off Your Mortgage Early? Here Are 3 Ways to Start
Posted on 01/05/2020
Want to Pay Off Your Mortgage Early? Here Are 3 Ways to Start
Paying off a mortgage early is a dream of many homeowners. By making larger payments on your home loan, you can cut years off of your loan term and save thousands of dollars in interest payments that you can use toward savings or investments. But in an economy that has seen decades of wage stagnation and increasing costs of...
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Prepping Your Credit To Gain a Preapproval
Posted on 11/10/2019
Prepping Your Credit To Gain a Preapproval
Thinking of buying a home in the near future? You're going to need a preapproval. This tells real estate agents that you're serious about the home-buying process, and it alerts sellers that you're a solid, low-risk candidate. Preapprovals aren't always easy to score, however. And if you're someone who's had a few credit issues in the past, you...
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Save on Your Mortgage - Shop First
Posted on 10/13/2019
Save on Your Mortgage - Shop First
Of course, you want to stay within your budget when buying a house. You certainly want value for your dollar. But a buyer should never lose sight of the fact what they truly desire is getting the home they want and that fits their needs. To that end, potential buyers may put in a “low-ball” offer on a...
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Calculating Mortgage Costs
Posted on 06/30/2019
Calculating Mortgage Costs
Learning the nuances of buying a home does not take a college degree in mathematics. You do not even need to know calculus or trigonometry. The numbers all come from multiplication, division, and percentages. However, understanding the numbers is not all there is to know about mortgages. Debt finance has a language of its own, so here are...
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Can You Pay Off Your Mortgage Faster?
Posted on 06/23/2019
Can You Pay Off Your Mortgage Faster?
The dream of paying off your mortgage fast may seem like an overwhelming task. After all, it is money that is involved. And it is not just an amount you can sneeze at; it is thousands of dollars. In this modern era of financial distractions, being able to pay such amount of money within a snap of your...
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