January 2013 Mortage Articles

New rules make mortgages safer

January 23rd, 2013

New rules may make borrowing a little tougher, but ultimately this is for the protection of consumers....  Read More

Recent trends suggest refinancing opportunities may continue in 2013

January 11th, 2013

Now that home prices are steadily improving and inflation is still low, using a mortgage calculator can help you see if refinancing finally makes sense for your financial situation.

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Slowing refinance activity may be a sign of rate burnout

January 04th, 2013

The Mortgage Bankers Association announced that refinancing activity slowed sharply in December. Is this a sign of interest rate burnout, with mortgage rates having been low for so long now that anyone who could benefit from refinancing has already done so?...  Read More