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Primary Residence Vs. Second Home – How They Differ for Mortgages

If you’ve owned your primary residence for a while and have enough saved up in the bank, you may be thinking about buying a second property to live in...

Primary Residence Vs. Second Home – How They Differ for Mortgages

If you’ve owned your primary residence for a while and have enough saved up...

How Does Mortgage Assumption Work?

In most cases, when it comes to buying a house, a homebuyer needs to...

6 Surprising Factors That Could Affect Your Home Appraisal

Appraisals are essential for real estate transactions, from buying and selling a home to...

How Does My Credit Score Affect My Mortgage?

If you want to buy a home, you will likely be applying for a...

Mortgage Rates Now Average 5.0%, Compared to 3.0% in April 2021

According to Freddie Mac, the average interest rate for a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage reached...

What’s Replacing LIBOR?

Getting a mortgage often requires extensive research. A part of that research comes down...

Everything You Need To Know About Earnest Money

Earnest money is one of the ways you can secure a home, especially in...

How to Buy a New Construction Home: A Guide

The U.S. housing market has seen unprecedented momentum since mid-2020. Historically low interest rates...

What Is a Short Sale?

During your house hunting journey, you may have encountered properties on the market labeled...

A Guide to NY CEMA Loans

When you own a home, there will come a time when you need to...

Cash-Out Refinance: A Guide

Owning a home could be a daunting mission, and it doesn't stop when you...

How Does Rising Inflation Influence Refinance Rates?

Due to high inflation, cash-strapped Americans currently face an unwelcomed rise in the cost...

Mortgage Rates Now Average 5.0%, Compared to 3.0% in April 2021

According to Freddie Mac, the average interest rate for a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage reached...

Nearly 70% of American Households Can’t Afford a Median Priced Home

National Association of Home Builders recently released its 2022 priced-out estimates, a report showing...

Homebuyer Sentiment Hits a New Low, According to Fannie Mae

The biggest reason for low homebuyer sentiment is a rapidly accelerating home market. Last...