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Selecting the Type of Mortgage That Best Meets Your Needs

Jack M. Guttentag | Posted 05.09.2015 | Business
Jack M. Guttentag

Having choices is a strength of the system, because the different mortgage types can serve borrowers with different needs. The system is weak, however, in helping borrowers make good decisions.

Understanding Mortgage Options

David A. Dedman | Posted 07.29.2014 | Money
David A. Dedman

Since the credit crisis in 2008, lenders have made it more difficult to get a loan. If you are in the market to buy a home or refinance, you'll have three options for a mortgage.

The Adjustable Rate Mortgage: Just Say No

James Berman | Posted 04.07.2013 | Business
James Berman

Why would so many people opt for an adjustable rate mortgage when it's so dangerous? Most likely, they just don't understand the risks.

Number Of Home Mortgage Applications Falls

Posted 08.29.2011 | Business

NEW YORK (Leah Schnurr) - Applications for home mortgages slipped last week as demand waned, even as mortgage rates dropped, an industry group sai...

How The Foreclosure Mess Could Hurt The Recovery

The Huffington Post | Abby Wendle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Hopes for economic improvement this year are being threatened by the lingering mess of unresolved foreclosures. Alleged foreclosure fraud committed...