Posts tagged Mortgage Loans
Home Loans for the Self-Employed

Being self-employed can be a really great situation for people who need more control over their work environments or who simply work better by themselves. For the most part, it’s just like working other jobs, except that you’re the one making the big decisions. Unfortunately, for a long time a lot of lenders didn’t see it that way -- instead, you were considered a high risk borrower.

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Your Burning Questions About the Fall 2018 Real Estate Market

Even though it’s been a while since I was an active Realtor, I do still keep an eye on the market because I am both a homeowner and a future home buyer. It’s good to know what’s going on when you’re making such a large purchase, but it’s not for everyone. That’s why I’m here to distribute tips and hints and bits and pieces that hopefully help you better understand the whirlwind that is buying a home.

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Should You Pay Off Your Mortgage or Invest Your Extra Money?

If you’ve recently gotten a windfall -- say, a big work bonus, or an inheritance from a long-lost uncle -- you might be wondering whether to pay off your mortgage, or invest the extra cash in order to make more money in the future.

When it comes to deciding the best way to spend your extra money, there are several factors to take into account. This includes the type of mortgage you currently have, your personal appetite for risk, and how much you expect to get from your potential investment. We’ll help you make the call.

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A No-Nonsense Guide to the Different Types of Mortgages (Part Five)

In part four of our “Different Types of Mortgages” series, we talked about home loans for refinancing, and home equity loan products. In the fifth and final part of our no-nonsense mortgage guide, we name a few more uncommon types of mortgages on the market.

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