1. What Is Private Mortgage Insurance (PMI)?

    When it comes to buying a home, whether it is your first time or your fifth, it is always important to know all the facts. With the large number of mortgage programs available that allow buyers to purchase homes with down payments below 20%, you can never have too much information about Private Mo…Read More

  2. What’s Included in My Monthly Mortgage Payment?

    If you are interested in buying a home and you plan to finance your home with a mortgage or home loan, a monthly mortgage payment is likely in your future. For those who rented a home or apartment previously, the concept of making a monthly payment is a familiar one. However, as a homeowner making …Read More

  3. How to Drop Private Mortgage Insurance (PMI)

    Private mortgage insurance protects your lender in case you default on your home loan -- and you have the privilege of paying for that protection. Your lender will typically require you to buy private mortgage insurance if you purchase a home with less than 20% down, or if you refinance a home and t…Read More