What is a mortgage recast?
A mortgage recast could reduce your monthly mortgage payments. Here's how they work.
How to pay off your mortgage faster
Find out how careful planning and a little creativity can help you pay off your mortgage faster.
Understanding earnest money
Learn what earnest money is, it's importance and where it goes after closing on a home.
What you need to know before cosigning a mortgage loan
Cosigning on a mortgage can be rewarding, but it carries significant risks. Make sure you know your obligations before you cosign.
How to refinance an FHA loan
If you currently have an FHA mortgage loan, you can refinance to lower your monthly payment. Learn how.
Winter house-hunting checklist
Read eight tips for winter house-hunting and what to be on the lookout for.
The complete guide to VA loans
Explore the benefits of VA loans, the qualifications and the steps to securing one.
FHA loan down payments decoded
FHA loans require down payments in case you default. Learn about the amount required to secure a home with an FHA loan.
How does escrow work with a mortgage?
Learn how escrow works with a mortgage and when and why you would need a mortgage escrow account or impound account.