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5 Easy Ways to Pay Off Your Mortgage Faster

Do you dream of the day you pay off your home loan? You can realize that dream three, five, ten or even fifteen years faster with a few alternatives. Here’s how. 1. Refinance and Reinvest The average mortgage rates in 2014 have been about four percent for 30-year fixed loans; 15-year fixed loans and 5/1 […]


2015 Mortgage Rate Forecast: Fasten Your Seat Belts!

Whether you plan on buying or selling a home in the coming year, insight from an expert on where mortgage rates are heading can help you prepare for success in 2015. Gina Pogol, Senior Marketing Manager for LendingTree forecasts what the New Year has in store for the mortgage industry. Predicting mortgage rates is a […]

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How Real Estate Investors Get the Best Financing

When you’re evaluating a potential real estate investment, one of your top considerations should be cash flow, no matter how much you love the property. For rentals, two factors maximize cash flow: the rental income and the loan terms. Your goal should be to charge the highest rent the market will bear — certainly enough […]

5 Most Popular Homes For Sale By Owner in September

Fall just might be the right time for buyers to make their move. Mortgage rates fell for three consecutive weeks in late September and early October, according to Freddie Mac. The 30-year fixed loan dropped to an average of 4.22%, the lowest level since June. Buyers be aware: These five homes that received the most […]