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Bad Credit: Common Misconceptions Regarding Mortgage Loans

Bad Credit: Common Misconceptions Regarding Mortgage Loans

Is a bad credit score enough to prevent you from getting a home loan?

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Mortgage Applications are Still Rising

Mortgage Applications are Still Rising

A sharp drop in interest rates drove mortgage application volume up 1.6 percent last week from the previous week, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association's seasonally adjusted index.

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Mortgage Applications Are on the Rise

Mortgage Applications Are on the Rise

It may be a greater supply of homes for sale. It may be price cuts on those homes. Whatever the reason, buyers are coming back to the market, and driving mortgage demand.

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Jumbo Loans: Frequently Asked Questions and Answers

Jumbo Loans: Frequently Asked Questions and Answers

What makes a loan "jumbo" and is this the right kind of mortgage for you?

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Home Prices Still Increasing?

Home Prices Still Increasing?

The views about the direction of home prices diverged slightly in September, as those reported in the S&P CoreLogic Case Shiller indices slowed for the second month in a row while those from the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) for both September and the third quarter mostly kept chugging along.

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Mutual Mortgage Insurance Fund Outperforms for Fourth Year in a Row

Mutual Mortgage Insurance Fund Outperforms for Fourth Year in a Row

Through a statement from its new President and CEO Robert D. Broeksmit, the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) said it welcomed news of the continued improvement in the Capital Reserve Ratio and that FHA is continuing to closely monitor its forward book of business as it continues to perform well.

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