1. Whether You Rent or Buy: Either Way You’re Paying a Mortgage

    There are some renters who have not yet purchased a home because they are uncomfortable taking on the obligation of a mortgage. Everyone should realize that, unless you are living with your parents rent free, you are paying a mortgage - either yours or your landlord’s. As an owner, your mortgage p…Read More

  2. The Federal Reserve has decided to raise mortgage interest rates.

    Fed Hikes Mortgage Interest Rate, Projects More Increases In 2017 The Federal Reserve raised the Fed Funds Rate at its December 2016 meeting. Adjourning from a 2-day session, the nation's central banker voted to increase its key interest rate to a range near 0.50%. It's the first hike in 2016, and o…Read More

  3. Qualifying For A Mortgage After Bankruptcy

    Bankruptcy Is Not The End For most people, the idea of filing for bankruptcy can be scary. The term “going bankrupt” just sounds frightening. For those considering bankruptcy, many questions are likely to come to mind. For example: How will bankruptcy affect my credit scores? How long will it ta…Read More

  4. How to buy home with little, no money down

    How to buy home with little, no money down. Homeownership in the United States has fallen to a generational low, and a big reason for this is a lack of first-time homebuyers. In a recent survey by Trulia, 54% of renters cited "saving enough for a down payment" as their biggest obstacle to homeowners…Read More