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Borrowing More Than What The Mortgage Lender Will Allow

Trying to borrow more than what a lender will qualify you for is almost never a good idea. Many people are inclined to borrow more than what a mortgage lender will typically lend them for a home loan. They do this by falsifying information on their mortgage application or by overstating figures. Self-employed people have […]

Cost of Homeownership – Mortgage Payments

Before you set out to buy a home, one of the most important questions that you must ask and answer is how much can you afford to spend. In order to answer that question accurately, you need to get a fair idea of your income and expenditure. You need to figure out your long-term financial […]


3 Great Uses For A Mortgage Calculator

Most people use a mortgage calculator to estimate the payment on a new mortgage, but it can be used for other purposes, too. 1. Planning to pay off your mortgage early. By the time a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage is paid off, the typical mortgage holder will have made total interest payments significantly larger than the […]

Saving Money on Mortgage

You can save money on your mortgage loan by having to pay the least amount of interest as possible.  This is done by choosing the shortest amortization period and the lowest amount of interest-rate possible.  Though you will save money by choosing a short amortization period it will definitely put more of a burden on […]