DAILY REAL ESTATE NEWS | TUESDAY, MAY 23, 2017 - Most mortgage lenders require borrowers to purchase home insurance, but many buyers may be confused about what their policy covers. Realtor.com® recently highlighted several common myths consumers believe when it comes to home insurance.
DAILY REAL ESTATE NEWS | TUESDAY, APRIL 04, 2017
Homeowners are tapping into equity at the fastest rate in eight years, thanks to rising home prices. And millennials are leading the pack of those who are cashing in.
In 2016, the number of homeowners with potentially “tappable” equity rose to 39.5 million—those are borrowers who have at least 20 percent equity in their homes, according to Black Knight Financial Services.
DAILY REAL ESTATE NEWS | TUESDAY, MARCH 28, 2017
Mortgage financing giant Freddie Mac has expanded access to credit for American families without credit scores. Beginning in June, borrowers without credit scores may be able to easily qualify for purchase mortgages or no-cash-out refinance transactions. Still, borrowers will have to show payment references, like records showing timely housing payments.
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DAILY REAL ESTATE NEWS | FRIDAY, JANUARY 27, 2017
The mortgage industry loves jargon and it can quickly confuse a real estate professional and all the more so a borrower. The Fannie Mae Sellers Guide alone has 91 different acronyms and abbreviations.