Most Recent

Are Mortgage Points Worth It?

Paying points to get a lower interest rate is almost always a losing proposition because most homeowners don’t keep their loans long enough to recoup the up-front costs. Are you an exception to the rule?

Buying a House With Your Significant Other

Alana thought they were getting married until two weeks after the closing and everything fell apart.

What is an Escrow Refund?

You can ask your mortgage servicer to review your tax and insurance payments into escrow.

Best Cities to Buy Rental Properties

The list of best places to buy rental properties include several growing markets that should be attractive to investors looking for near-passive income streams.

When to Lock In Your Mortgage Rate

Points of Interest A mortgage rate lock is a good idea for many buyers. It can protect you from rising interest rates that will increase the cost…

How Much is a Down Payment in a House?

Point of Interest: Down Payments Point of Interest Figuring out how much money you should put down on a home is an important step in the home buy…