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Personal Finance 2021-04-13T10:00:00Z

Today's mortgage and refinance rates: April 13, 2021 | Rates go down

Mortgage and refinance rates are lower today than they were last Tuesday. Most rates have gone up since last month, though.
Personal Finance 2021-04-12T17:11:16Z

Mortgage rates this week: April 12, 2021 | Rates trend downward

Mortgage and refinance rates have decreased this week, and rates will probably remain low for a while.
Personal Finance 2021-04-12T15:55:15Z

Today's 15-year mortgage rates: April 12, 2021

The 15-year fixed mortgage rates are lower than what you'll pay on longer terms — but your monthly payments will be higher.
Personal Finance 2021-04-12T15:53:10Z

Today's 30-year mortgage rates: April 12, 2021

The 30-year mortgage rates are low, and you can secure a great rate with a big down payment, high credit score, and low debt-to-income ratio.
Personal Finance 2021-04-12T13:44:31Z

4 reasons you shouldn't pay off your mortgage early, according to a financial planner

If you have a low interest rate, deduct home mortgage interest, or have other debt, you may not want to pay off your mortgage early.
Personal Finance 2021-04-12T10:00:00Z

Today's mortgage and refinance rates: April 12, 2021 | Rates drop

Mortgage rates and refinance rates have decreased since last week, but most rates have increased since this time last month.
Personal Finance 2021-04-11T10:00:00Z

Today's mortgage and refinance rates: April 11, 2021 | Rates fall

Mortgage and refinance rates are low overall today. You may want to lock in a low rate with a fixed-rate mortgage.
Personal Finance 2021-04-10T10:00:00Z

Today's mortgage and refinance rates: April 10, 2021 | Rates stay low

Mortgage and refinance rates are low today, and they will probably stay low for a while. You'll probably want a fixed rate, not an adjustable rate.
Personal Finance 2021-04-09T20:08:34Z

A Connecticut family used 2 strategies to pay off their mortgage 17 years early

They paid off their mortgage decades early by refinancing to a 15-year mortgage, and saving the extra money as a cushion until payoff.
Real Estate 2021-04-09T17:56:07Z

Should I buy a house right now? 5 things to know about the wild property market as homes sell for sky-high prices in under a week.

These simple facts can help decide if homeownership is a smart move. Educate yourself before becoming one of the 100 bidders vying for a single house.
Personal Finance 2021-04-09T16:27:31Z

New American Funding mortgage review: Apply even with a low credit score, and customize a loan to your needs

New American Funding is a good mortgage lender overall, and it's especially useful for borrowers with low or no credit scores.
Personal Finance 2021-04-09T10:00:00Z

Today's mortgage and refinance rates: April 9, 2021 | Rates go down

Today's mortgage and refinance rates are lower than they were last Friday. You could lock in a 15-year mortgage rate under 3%.
Personal Finance 2021-04-08T16:53:49Z

Why finding a home shouldn't be your first step in buying a house

Before choosing the home you want to buy, get a preapproval letter from a mortgage lender. A preapproval letter makes your offer more competitive.
Personal Finance 2021-04-08T10:00:00Z

Today's mortgage and refinance rates: April 8, 2021 | Rates decrease

Most mortgage and refinance rates are lower today than they were last week. It could be a good day to lock in a fixed rate.
Personal Finance 2021-04-07T10:00:00Z

Today's mortgage and refinance rates: April 7, 2021 | Rates fluctuate

Fixed mortgage and refinance rates are lower today than they were last Wednesday, but adjustable rates are higher.
Personal Finance 2021-04-06T18:34:40Z

8 signs you're ready to buy a house

It may be a good time to buy a home if your finances are in a good place and you're ready to take on more responsibilities.
Personal Finance 2021-04-06T12:14:23Z

Today's mortgage and refinance rates: April 6, 2021 | Rates keep rising

Lately, mortgage and refinance rates have been rising, although rates remain at historic lows. Rates for fixed-rate loans remain lower than ARMS.
Personal Finance 2021-04-05T10:00:00Z

Today's mortgage and refinance rates: April 5, 2021 | Rates increase

Mortgage and refinance rates have gone up today. That said, you may still want to lock in a great rate while possible.
Personal Finance 2021-04-04T13:45:00Z

3 tips for buying a home in a competitive market, from a mortgage lender with 37 years of experience

There aren't enough houses for sale around the US to meet the high demand. But buying a home in a competitive market is still possible.
Personal Finance 2021-04-04T10:00:00Z

Today's mortgage and refinance rates: April 4, 2021 | Rates rise

Though mortgage and refinance rates are on the uptick since last week, you can still get a historically low rate today.
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