mortgage rates: Mortgage Picture Makes Now the Time to Buy - 06/06/11 02:29 AM
With uncertainty still lingering in the current economy, many potential home buyers are sitting on the fence. Inventory and selection are good, home prices remain flat and sellers are more motivated to work with buyers on price. Interest rates are great, but may inch up later this year. This factor may create some urgency to buy now.
New and pending regulations in response to the mortgage crisis mean new loans and refinancing will be more complicated, more time consuming and more costly. We are seeing higher fees, higher mortgage insurance premiums and bigger down payments. Some real estate analysts see movement … (1 comments)

mortgage rates: Is It Time to Refinance? - 12/13/10 05:00 AM
For the past few years, we have experienced a tumultuous housing market.  One bright spot, however, is a decline in mortgage interest rates.  Even if you are not in the market for a new home, you can still take advantage of low rates by refinancing your current loan.
With rates hovering in the "low 4's", if your bank or mortgage lender hasn't called you to tell you to check into refinancing, you may want to give them a call. Swapping your old mortgage for a new one can result in big savings, totaling thousands of dollars over the life of the … (2 comments)

mortgage rates: Low Interest Rates Mean Big Savings - 09/02/10 02:09 AM
Mortgage interest rates continue to remain low.   It's a great time to purchase a new home, and it's a great time to refinance your current loan, too.  These rates won't stay low forever, so now is the time to compare the rate you're paying to the current lowest market rate and see if you can save money by refinancing.  It will take just a few minutes to see if refinancing makes sense.People refinance for a variety of reasons including:
Reducing interest costs by refinancing at a lower rate. Lowering monthly mortgage payments Extending repayment time. Wanting to pay off other high … (1 comments)

mortgage rates: Make Your Home Fill Your Wallet - 02/02/09 09:33 AM
In these challenging economic times, many of us are cutting back on non-essential purchases such as entertainment, restaurant meals and vacations.  Paying off credit card debt and beefing up the savings accounts are are common goals.  But have you thought about reclaiming even more of your money?
With interest rates at record lows, now is the time to refinance and lower the monthly payments--in particular if you currently have an adjustable rate mortgage.  Closing costs are relatively low, so check with your local lender regarding a more economical program.
Fallout from the housing crash includes a widespread decline in property value.  Contact your tax … (0 comments)

 
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