Everyone knows you have to put down 20% to get a mortgage, right? Wrong. We’re bringing some truth to the down payment issue.
You may have heard that having an active lien on your house can cause trouble when trying to sell your home or get a mortgage. But that leaves out the basics. What’s a lien, and what can you do about it?
Traditionally, purchase agreements include something called an appraisal contingency in the purchase agreement, which acts as an exit for the buyer in the case of a low appraisal. An appraisal contingency is a good way to keep you out of a bad situation.
Shopping for a mortgage is unlike any other purchase we make. Learn the basics to help make you a smarter mortgage shopper.
Are you married and applying for a mortgage on your own in a community property state? Here’s what you need to know.
Thankfully for those with bad credit, there are a variety of factors that go in to the decision of whether or not to give out a mortgage. If you’re struggling to get a mortgage even though your credit is in good shape, read on to find what the culprit might be.
How well do you know your mortgage history? Not much has changed over the years, until now. What does the future look like? Read on to find out.
The death of a loved one is already difficult enough, but now you’ve inherited their house. What are your options? Read on for more information.
Sometimes, an issue with the title can cause a delay in the purchase or refinance process. We’ve come up with the four biggest reasons getting a title cleared takes longer than anticipated and, finally, what to expect.
Are you thinking of buying a home? If so, you’ll need to know what happens when you close on your new dream home. Here’s a rundown of what to expect on closing day.