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Apr
09
2022
Negative adjustable-rate mortgages are back
Axos Bank is introducing a deferred-interest loan, saying its underwriting is much more conservative than in the days before the 2007 meltdown. By Jeff Lazerson | jlazerson@mortgagegrader.com | MortgageGrader.com | April 09, 2021 Pick-a-payment. Payment option ARMs. Or how about...
Apr
06
2022
How Do You Get A Mortgage For A Rental Property?
Purchasing your first rental property is a big step in your real estate investor journey. Aside from choosing a potentially profitable property, you need to figure out how to finance your rental. Before sharing how to apply for an investment loan, et’s look at how a primary home...
Apr
02
2022
Could mortgage rates soon hit 5%? We’re not that far off
Applications for purchase-money loans are down 40% from a year ago, a key indicator homebuyer interest is waning as rates rise. By Jeff Lazerson | jlazerson@mortgagegrader.com | MortgageGrader.com | April 02, 2021 Home buyers needing financing may have hit a pay wall as mortgage rates...
Mar
30
2022
How Do Non-QM Loans Work?
Buying a home is part of the American dream, but what if you don’t qualify through traditional means? This is an issue that self-employed and other non-W2 workers often face since their proof of income and employment differs from what lenders typically require. The good news is...
Mar
26
2022
Biden administration unveils plan to curb racial bias in home appraisals
Government seeks to empower consumers to challenge low valuations while lifting obstacles to minorities becoming appraisers. By Jeff Lazerson | jlazerson@mortgagegrader.com | MortgageGrader.com | March 26, 2022 Are racial minorities suffering financial losses because...
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