mortgages

Should You Use a Broker or Direct Lender? Here's How to Make the Best Decision for You

Both brokers and lenders can get you the money you need for your property loan, but they each work differently to achieve that goal. Here's a breakdown of the differences and how to make an informed decision for your business.

Ari Chazanas

Choosing the Best Mortgage Lender for You

Choosing a lender to finance your new business, investment property or home is going to require some shopping around as you compare rates, terms and even lending scenarios.

Ari Chazanas

First-Time Home Buyers Faced Headwinds Again in Q4

A striking lack of affordability held steady for first-time home buyers in the final quarter of 2021. After a slight uptick in listings in the third quarter, the number of…

Elizabeth Renter

Urbanmetry Raises $2 Million In Pre-Series A Funding Round Led By Monk's Hill Ventures

Funds will be utilized to develop intelligent data products and platforms to serve end consumers in the property and mortgage markets and to build product, technology, data, and business development teams

Saptak Bardhan

The Property Line: What's With the Surge in Mortgage Rates?

The Federal Reserve gave us low mortgage rates, and the Fed is taking them away. Mortgage rates have risen about a percentage point since just before Christmas, and at this...

Holden Lewis

Perks of Selling Your Home Could Outweigh Challenges of Buying

While it's a notoriously tough time to buy a home, the incentives to sell the one you're in could be too good to pass up. Most (89%) of current homeowners…

Elizabeth Renter

Mortgage Application Rates Down as Interest Rates Rise to Highest Levels Since July

Mortgage application rates in the United States fell by 1.1 percent last week driven by higher interest rate, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) Composite Index.

The Epoch Times

Homebuilder Confidence Edges Up After Recent Plunge to 13-Month Low

Homebuilder confidence inched up in September after falling to its lowest reading in 13 months in August.

The Epoch Times

Mortgage Rates Remain Relatively Flat as Economy Loses Momentum: Freddie Mac

According to the data released Thursday by the federally chartered mortgage investor, the rate on a 30-day fixed-rate mortgage averaged 2.88 percent for the week ending Sept. 9, up slightly from 2.87 percent last week.

The Epoch Times

Rising Interest Rates Are Creating Refinancing Headaches for Small Businesses

As re-appraisals drop, businesses should consider SBA-backed loans as a way out

Mark Abell

#5 Tips For Picking The Right Mortgage Loan

'Paying up the debts you owe will boost your borrowing capacity'

Amit Mittal