What House Can I Afford To Buy?

Buying a home is part of the American Dream. If you share the dream, you’re probably asking yourself “What house can I afford to buy?”

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Mortgages With 3 Percent Down Gain Traction

Mortgages seem to have trends, and right now, mortgages with just 3 percent down are gaining traction. Get the details here.

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Mortgage Rates Top 4% — Could This Be Good News?

Mortgage rates topped 4 percent in the latest weekly survey from Freddie Mac. Is that necessarily bad for borrowers?

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Should I Refinance? Government Refinance Programs Available By Karen Lawson If your home is worth less than your mortgage balance, there are programs designed to help you gain the advantage of current refinance rates. Here are three examples: FHA Streamline Refinance Program for Existing FHA Loans This option can... Read more
This evening, President Obama gave his latest State of the Union address, and those of us connected to housing and mortgages listened attentively for clues about what might be in the works for us. Here’s what he said: Part of our rebuilding effort must also involve our housing sector.... Read more