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New Refinancing Program Helps Low-Equitied Homeowners

October 26, 2016 by Leave a comment

There are some changes in store for homeowners looking to refinance with high loan -to-value (or LTV) ratios. At the end of 2017, the Federal Housing administration plans to launch a new refinance program. But first, they’ve extended the popular Home Affordable Refinance Program (HARP)–which was created to for homeowners who owe more than their home... View Article

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What’s the Difference Between a Mortgage Broker and a Lender?

September 15, 2016 by Leave a comment

There’s more than one way to get a mortgage. While most borrowers end up going straight to a lender these days, another option—going through a broker—is still fairly popular. Of course, plenty of borrowers aren’t exactly sure of the difference between a broker and a lender, even after they’ve already made their choice. Here’s some... View Article

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