March 2010 Mortage Articles

FHA Streamline Mortgage Refinance FAQs

March 11th, 2010

If you have an FHA (Federal Housing Administration) mortgage, you may be eligible for a FHA streamline refinance. What are the benefits to an FHA streamline refinance? Depending on the...  Read More

Why Consider Hybrid ARM Refinancing in a Low-Rate Environment?

March 11th, 2010
If you are considering a mortgage refinance now, you’re probably trying to take advantage of low interest rates. Would it make sense for you to consider saving thousands more dollars...  Read More

Mortgage Refinance Program for High Loan-to-Values Extended

March 02nd, 2010
The expiration date of the federal government’s Home Affordable Refinance Program (HARP) program–which allows mortgage refinances for eligible borrowers with loan-to-value ratios as high as 125%–has been extended. HARP was...  Read More

What Fannie Mae's 2009 Losses May Mean for You

March 02nd, 2010
Fannie Mae, the mortgage giant that holds approximately $3.2 trillion in residential mortgages, declared a loss of $72 billion for 2009. If you are in the market in the next...  Read More