Managing your mortgage | What’s next?
Learn the ins and outs of your mortgage
What is escrow and how does it work?
What happens when your earnest check goes into escrow? Click here to read how the escrow process works and how homeowners can benefit from an escrow account.
What is homeowners insurance?
Homeowners insurance is a must if you need a mortgage. Learn why you need it and what it covers.
Types of insurance homeowners may not know about
As a homebuyer, it is essential to know the steps to protect your home. Mortgage and homeowner's insurance can do just that. Learn which is best for your needs.
What is foreclosure?
Mortgage payments may become difficult to make in times of financial struggle. Learn what happens if you miss a mortgage payment and how to avoid foreclosure.
Why did my mortgage payment go up?
Have you noticed a change in your payments and said, "why did my mortgage payment go up"? Learn what factors might be causing your monthly payments to fluctuate.
How to remove someone from your mortgage?
There are a few different ways to remove someone from a mortgage. Although refinancing is the most common way, there are alternatives you may want to consider.
Understanding acceleration clauses in real estate
In your mortgage, there is an acceleration clause the lender can enact to request full repayment. Learn what an acceleration clause is and how it gets activated.
How soon can you refinance a mortgage?
Depending on the loan you have, how soon you can refinance your mortgage will vary. Learn about the different loans and how their refinance timelines differ.
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.