Posts Tagged ‘Mortgage’

What Credit Score Do I Need to Get a Mortgage?

Mortgage Q&A: “What credit score do I need to get a mortgage?” If you’re thinking about purchasing a new home or refinancing an existing mortgage, you should know that your […]

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Mortgage Rates Just Had Their Best Week In Over a Decade

If you thought the low mortgage rates were gone forever, think again. Per Freddie Mac, mortgage rates just had their best week in over a decade, thanks in part to […]

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loanDepot’s Mello Smartloan Can Shorten Mortgage Closing to Just 8 Days

In yet another effort to push mortgage lending firmly into the 21st century, loanDepot has debuted its proprietary “mello smartloan” technology, an end-to-end digital mortgage loan intended to cut out […]

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2019 Mortgage Rate Forecast: We Could Be in for a Big Surprise

Just like that another year has passed, well almost, so it’s time once again to look forward to what the next 365 days might bring. Will 2019 be a winner […]

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What Is Verification of Employment for a Mortgage?

When you apply for a mortgage, underwriters will comb through your finances to determine if you’re a good candidate for a loan. This includes verifying a lot of personal information, […]

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Wells Fargo the Top Mortgage Lender in 2017, Quicken Tops for Number of Loans

Despite closing a higher number of mortgage loans last year, Quicken was unable to wrestle the coveted top spot away from Wells Fargo, per HMDA data parsed by iEmergent. During […]

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Borrowers Don’t Choose Mortgage Lenders for the Best Interest Rate

Conventional wisdom would lead us to believe that consumers go with the mortgage lender that offers the lowest interest rate. This appears to not be the case… In fact, it’s […]

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Getting a Mortgage with a Gig Economy Job

If you’re one of many people out there who happens to bring in money from a so-called “gig economy” job, you might be wondering if such income can be used […]

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One Really Simple Way to Offset a Higher Mortgage Rate

We all know mortgage interest rates are increasing. While they’ve seen periods of relief here and there, the trajectory seems to be decidedly higher. How much higher remains to be […]

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