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    The Cost of Buying a Home Is Up 50% From a Year Ago—but Here’s Where You Could Get a Break

    By Clare Trapasso | May 16, 2022

    The same home will cost buyers about 1.5 times more in mortgage payments than just a year ago. The amount varies dramatically across the country. The post The Cost of Buying a Home Is Up 50% From a Year Ago—but Here’s Where You Could Get a Break appeared first on Real Estate News & Insights | realtor.com®. Read More

    5 Reasons To Not Pay Off Your Mortgage Early

    By Lindsey Campbell | May 11, 2022

    Are we nuts? Maybe. But stick with us here—there really are some times when it's best to hold on to that monthly payment, and we can prove it. The post 5 Reasons To Not Pay Off Your Mortgage Early appeared first on Real Estate News & Insights | realtor.com®. Read More

    5 Reasons To Not Pay Off Your Mortgage Early

    By Lindsey Campbell | April 28, 2021

    Are we nuts? Maybe. But stick with us here—there really are some times when it's best to hold on to that monthly payment, and we can prove it. The post 5 Reasons To Not Pay Off Your Mortgage Early appeared first on Real Estate News & Insights | realtor.com®. Read More

    6 Things Your Mortgage Lender Wants You To Know About Getting a Home Loan During COVID-19

    By Lauren Sieben | May 28, 2020

    Getting a mortgage, paying a mortgage, refinancing a mortgage: These are all major undertakings, but during a pandemic, lending becomes a lot more complicated. The post 6 Things Your Mortgage Lender Wants You To Know About Getting a Home Loan During COVID-19 appeared first on Real Estate News & Insights | realtor.com®. Read More

    Applying for a Mortgage? Good Luck! Coronavirus Has Made It Harder To Qualify

    By Clare Trapasso | May 4, 2020

    The coronavirus crisis has made it harder for many aspiring home buyers or those seeking to refinance their existing loans to qualify for a mortgage. The post Applying for a Mortgage? Good Luck! Coronavirus Has Made It Harder To Qualify appeared first on Real Estate News & Insights | realtor.com®. Read More

    U.S. Suspends Most Foreclosures Amid Coronavirus Uncertainty

    By Clare Trapasso | March 18, 2020

    There is plenty to worry about right now. But many folks won't have to fret about the prospect of losing their homes during the coronavirus pandemic. The post U.S. Suspends Most Foreclosures Amid Coronavirus Uncertainty appeared first on Real Estate News & Insights | realtor.com®. Read More

    Why Paying Down Your Mortgage Faster Could Be a Good Investment Strategy

    By Bill Bischoff | December 12, 2019

    The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act makes this risk-free deal more attractive than ever—if you can afford it. Find out if this strategy is right for you. The post Why Paying Down Your Mortgage Faster Could Be a Good Investment Strategy appeared first on Real Estate News & Insights | realtor.com®. Read More

    What Is a Strategic Default on a House? When Walking Away Is the Right Move

    By Ana Durrani | November 7, 2019

    For some, voluntarily bolting on your mortgage based on declining values makes economic sense. Here's how it works and how it will affect your credit. The post What Is a Strategic Default on a House? When Walking Away Is the Right Move appeared first on Real Estate News & Insights | realtor.com®. Read More

    Should You Prepay Your Mortgage? The Pros and Cons

    By Daniel Bortz | August 13, 2019

    Should you prepay your mortgage? For some homeowners it’s a financially savvy move... but for others, beefing up loan payments just doesn’t make sense. The post Should You Prepay Your Mortgage? The Pros and Cons appeared first on Real Estate News & Insights | realtor.com®. Read More

    Can I Sell My Home If I’m Behind on My Mortgage?

    By Daniel Bortz | April 4, 2019

    If you're behind on your mortgage payments and don't see your situation improving, you might think the only way out of this mess is to sell your home. But can you? The short answer is yes. The post Can I Sell My Home If I’m Behind on My Mortgage? appeared first on Real Estate News & Insights | realtor.com®. Read More

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