Home Loan & Mortgage Articles

  • Should I Get a VA Home Loan?

    A VA home loan is a mortgage for those who have served (or who are currently serving) in the U.S. military. It’s backed by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and came into…

  • 9 Mortgage Application Tips: Would You Give Yourself a Mortgage Loan?

    Applying for a mortgage can be nerve-wracking. Follow these mortgage application tips, and you'll have the keys to your dream home in no time!

  • How to Choose the Best Mortgage

    While only you can decide what house is ideal for you, when it comes to mortgages, there is a road map of sorts to help you. Here’s how to get what you need.

  • Mortgage Rate Update – What it Means for You

    The days of historic low mortgage rates may be numbered. While the 30-year fixed rate was 4.54 percent on December 18, according to Bankrate.com, experts say interest rates are on…

  • Who Gets Hit Hardest by a Government Shutdown?

    Federal employees, vacationing families, future homeowners and tax payers are likely to be affected by the latest government shutdown so that includes just about everyone.

  • Are Rent to Own Homes Too Good to be True?

    There’s more than one road to home ownership. You can side step tradition with a rent-to-own agreement.

  • The First Time Homebuyer's Guide

    Buying your first home might seem like an overwhelming task, but it's not as scary as it sounds. Follow this easy step-by-step, and you'll have the keys to your dream home in no…

  • What is an FHA loan?

    If taking out a conventional mortgage isn’t in the cards, an FHA loan could be the answer.

  • How to Make Your Mortgage a Home Run

    If you’re a new homeowner, be prepared when coming up to bat and take a swing at the right mortgage for you.

  • Different Types of Mortgages

    Purchasing real estate is an important decision, which should not be taken lightly. There are various aspects to consider when looking to buy a home. One of the most important…

  • Tips for Finding the Best Mortgage Lender

    There are several things that you need to keep in mind when searching for a home loan. The best mortgage lenders in the U.S. are those that embrace government loans, provide easy…

  • What is a Mortgage and How Does it Work?

    A mortgage is a loan offered by a financial institution or bank to help the borrower to buy a house. The home itself is used to secure the mortgage, which means that if you take…

  • What is Mortgage Fraud?

    Mortgage fraud is the intentional misrepresentation of information or facts related to obtaining a home loan. Mortgage fraud is a serious criminal offense, which can result in…