Posts Tagged ‘Mortgage’

PHH Mortgage to Provide Borrowers with $30.4 Million for Improper Loan Servicing

It’s 2018 and the mortgage settlements continue. As part of an agreement reached today with 49 states and Washington D.C., PHH Mortgage Corp. will pay out $ 30.4 million to […]

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2018 Mortgage Rate Forecast: Overall It’s Looking Pretty Good

It’s that time of the year again, when we take a look at what’s in store for mortgage rates the following year. So without further ado, here is the “2018 […]

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Guaranteed Rate Brings Back Same Day Mortgage Underwriting

Back in the good old days, pre-mortgage crisis, you could get a fully underwritten mortgage approval the same day. In fact, you could get approved for a mortgage by the […]

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A 30-Year Fixed Mortgage That Is Adjustable, Self-Refinancing, and Ideally Paid Off Early

Confused yet? Yeah, me too. Let’s dive in. For a while now, the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage has been under attack. In short, opponents of the popular loan program argue that […]

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Leasing VS Owning

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How Long Does It Take to Get a Mortgage?

Mortgage Q&A: “How long does it take to get a mortgage?” This is a fairly common question because we humans aren’t very patient. This is compounded by the fact that […]

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Removal of Tax Liens and Judgments Might Boost Mortgage Approvals

Beginning July 1st, the credit reporting bureaus (Equifax, Experian, TransUnion) will begin wiping tax liens and judgments off of millions of credit reports in a bid to improve accuracy. The […]

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Movement Mortgage Launches Zero Down Mortgage Called MAP

Movement Mortgage is the latest of many mortgage lenders to offer a zero down option for prospective home buyers, referred to as the Mortgage Assistance Program, or MAP. Like others […]

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Traditional 20% Mortgage Down Payment Could Be Cut in Half

I recently wrote about the need to put down 20% when buying a home, which although often recommended, isn’t a necessity these days. There are programs from both the FHA […]

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Chase Is Offering 100,000 Ultimate Rewards Points When You Take Out a Mortgage

It’s not very common for mortgage lenders to offer cash back or some other sort of reward for taking out a mortgage. Generally, you might get some sort of closing […]

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