What Are Mortgage Points and Are They Worth It?
Mortgage points, sometimes called discount points, are fees that you pay in exchange for a lower interest rate. The common reason that people "buy down the rate" is that the lower interest rate may lower their monthly mortgage payment.
Calculating the cost of a point is fairly simple. One...
Is It The Right Time To Get a Home Loan? Find Out Now!
The question of when it’s the right time to buy a home has been asked by countless. And the answer to that largely depends on what one means by “the right time.”
When is it the right time to buy according to the market? When is it the right time to buy according to your...
Are FHA Loans a Good Idea? What You Need To Know
If you have a low credit score or minimal downpayment, you may have heard that a government loan is a good option. But how true is that? Here’s what you need to know about FHA loans and whether it’s the right option for you.
Get The Facts About FHA Loans
As mentioned above, FHA...
Thanksgiving Holiday Safety Tips -Please Share!
Thanksgiving is just about here and we want to wish you a happy and safe holiday weekend. With that in mind, we wanted to share some safety tips. As it turns out Thanksgiving is the peak of home fires.
Because we care about you and your family, please take a few minutes to read over the...
The Advantages of a Large Down Payment
Most of the time, the goal is to put as little down as possible on a home, but paying more money upfront has its advantages. Here are just a few of them for you to consider.
Pay Less Interest
Putting a large down payment can save you thousands of dollars of accrued interest over the loan term....