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7/20/2018 4:30:58 AM

Buying, financing and managing rentals can be challenging when you have more than four. Here's how to do it with maximum efficiency.

7/20/2018 4:30:53 AM

Mortgage rates today are driven by movements in financial markets worldwide. When the economy heats up, bond price drop, and rates increase. When the economy pulls back, interest rates tend to fall.

7/19/2018 10:48:58 AM

How to get the best mortgage rate -- without lowering your credit score or driving yourself crazy.

7/19/2018 4:30:22 AM

Looking to save on those realtor commissions? Want to sell your home without an agent? A new app may be able to help.

7/19/2018 4:30:21 AM

Mortgage rates today are driven by movements in financial markets worldwide. When the economy heats up, bond price drop, and rates increase. When the economy pulls back, interest rates tend to fall.

7/19/2018 4:30:15 AM

Sellers and agents won;t take you seriously as a buyer without mortgage pre-approval. And making an offer without it can cause major embarrassment.

7/18/2018 4:30:42 AM

Buying a house and want to see serious returns when you sell? Then head west. According to a new forecast, homes in Washington and Nevada will appreciate the most in the next year.

7/18/2018 4:30:31 AM

Mortgage rates today are driven by movements in financial markets worldwide. When the economy heats up, bond price drop, and rates increase. When the economy pulls back, interest rates tend to fall.

7/18/2018 4:30:06 AM

How can you keep your second home repaired and maintained and repaired from a distance?

7/17/2018 4:30:30 AM

Rising house prices and a lack of starter home inventory has made things difficult for today’s first-time homebuyers, but according to new data, there are still some places where first-timers can get a deal. The No. 1 best place? That’d be Broken Arrow, Oklahoma.

7/17/2018 4:30:11 AM

Mortgage rates today are driven by movements in financial markets worldwide. When the economy heats up, bond price drop, and rates increase. When the economy pulls back, interest rates tend to fall.

7/17/2018 4:30:09 AM

Being clear to close (CTC) means you have satisfied all the lender's requirements and can get your loan documents and close any time.

7/16/2018 4:30:50 AM

Millennials now make up the biggest share of homebuyers in the country, but their credit is far from perfect. In fact, according to new data, average credit scores of Millennial homebuyers ranged from 662 to upwards of 750, depending on the city.

7/16/2018 4:30:26 AM

What's more important for a mortgage: income or credit scores? Both, but even people who earn a lot of money can't get a loan without decent credit. Here's why.

7/16/2018 4:30:22 AM

You will encounter mortgage underwriting conditions at almost every step of the mortgage process. But being prepared in advance can minimize the number of requests, and the hassle of meeting them.

7/16/2018 4:30:02 AM

Mortgage rates today are driven by movements in financial markets worldwide. When the economy heats up, bond price drop, and rates increase. When the economy pulls back, interest rates tend to fall.

7/15/2018 4:30:25 AM

The definition of escrow is a neutral third party who holds things of value (usually money) until conditions are met. Then it releases funds to everyone per the real estate purchase agreement.

7/15/2018 4:30:16 AM

Your closing date can make or break your move. Consider these five items when choosing when to close.

7/14/2018 4:30:29 AM

Home remodeling isn't always easy, and financing home improvements can be intimidating. But it's not that hard -- you don't even need home equity to do it.

7/14/2018 4:30:11 AM

Buying a short sale home can get you a great deal. In fact, it should, because short sale transactions are not exactly fast or easy much of the time.