Mortgage

Banks Editorial Team

December 15th, 2017

Ultimate Down Payment Savings Guide: 11 Easy Ways to Meet Your Home Loan Savings Goals

Whether you’re shopping for your first home or are looking to upgrade, one of the biggest obstacles any buyer faces is coming up with enough money for a down payment. Just as no two borrowers are alike, the same can be said for lenders and loan programs. Loan terms - including your down payment - […]

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Banks Editorial Team

December 15th, 2017

A Roadmap to Finding the Right Mortgage Loan

If you’re ready to buy a house, first you’ll need to figure out how to pay for it. When you need financing from a lender, you’ll be offered a number of different loan types, all with various structures—and their own pros and cons. To find a mortgage loan, you’ll want to consider your circumstances, your […]

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Banks Editorial Team

December 12th, 2017

What is Home Equity?

If you’re a homeowner, or if you’re planning to buy property, you’ve probably heard the term ‘home equity’. Understanding the concept of home equity is important for all potential homeowners, but many people aren’t sure what it means. Simply put, home equity is the market value of the property minus the value of what you […]

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Banks Editorial Team

December 12th, 2017

3 House-Buying Tips to Maximize Your Home Equity

Buying a new home is exciting. You may be tempted to rush in and buy a house without fully considering its investment potential. Thinking about ways in which to favor your home equity growth can make a big difference. Home equity is an asset that can be accessed in the future to make big purchases […]

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Banks Editorial Team

December 6th, 2017

Steps to Efficiently Manage Your Mortgage

It’s no secret that mortgages are a big part of home ownership. Unfortunately, it’s easy to get caught up in the desire to own a home and end up making poor mortgage decisions. As home prices rise, new homeowners need to be careful when selecting mortgage plans. Choosing the right mortgage and managing it can […]

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Banks Editorial Team

December 1st, 2017

Mortgage Application Fees

There are 3 primary mortgage application fees that are common throughout prospective lending institutions.

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Banks Editorial Team

November 17th, 2017

The Top Reasons Why Your Mortgage Loan Was Declined

With the amount of mortgage loan rejections increasing in the U.S. today, millions are left wondering why their loan was declined, even after all the paperwork was completed and filed. Whether it’s credit history, small down payments, or insufficient assets, there are a variety of reasons for rejecting a mortgage application today. Americans have been […]

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Banks Editorial Team

November 17th, 2017

Tips on Finding the Best Mortgage

Navigating the world of mortgages can be a stressful task. If you are relatively new to the housing market, you may be unsure of what to look for. In this article, I’ll be going over some key things to look for in order to get the best mortgage deal for your new home. Taking the […]

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Banks Editorial Team

November 17th, 2017

How to Get a Mortgage After Foreclosure

Are you struggling to secure a new mortgage after going through a foreclosure? Chances are you are still reeling from the experience and searching for the best way to move forward. While the idea of applying for a loan may seem daunting after a recent foreclosure, you may very well qualify for another mortgage. In […]

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Banks Editorial Team

November 17th, 2017

Manage Your Mortgage

It’s no secret that mortgages are a big part of home ownership. Unfortunately, it’s easy to get caught up in the desire to own a home and end up making poor mortgage decisions. As home prices rise, new homeowners need to be careful when selecting mortgage plans. Choosing the right mortgage and managing it can […]

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