Low rates have made 8.2 million mortgages refi eligible
Low mortgage rates have made 8.2 million U.S. mortgages “refi eligible,” meaning borrowers would save money by getting a new home loan even with the application and funding costs, according to Black Knight.
The average U.S. rate for a 30-year fixed mortgage was 3...
Even with high expectations for digital, homebuyers want a human touch
In the era of Amazon and one-click purchases, buyers are looking for easier digital experiences when they shop — including when they shop for homes. The mortgage industry has recognized that desire and continues to make the process of applying, getting approved, and closing on a...
Should I Refinance?
When mortgage rates drop, homeowners typically wonder: Should I refinance my mortgage?
Getting approved for a mortgage is simpler and faster than it used to be, so your decision to refinance should be based on finances, not emotions.
In general, you should refinance if a refinance...
First Home Home Buyer Mistakes
Everyone makes mistakes. But in home buying? Those mistakes can cost you dearly.
Not only can they mean more in costs (think tens of thousands more), but they can also hinder your mortgage loan, throw off your closing or — in some cases — even make you lose your dream home...