Housing



Low mortgage interest rates have created a great opportunity for many homeowners to refinance their mortgages, resulting in lower monthly payments or extra cash to pay off debts. But what about people who have low credit scores and may have trouble qualifying for a new loan? We asked Roslyn Lash, […]

Options for Homeowners with Bad Credit


Low interest mortgage rates have given some homeowners the option to refinance their mortgage and free up extra cash, either through lower monthly mortgage payments or a “cash out” refinance in which they borrow against the equity in their home. Homeowners can use this money in a variety of ways, including […]

Should I Pay for Home Renovations by Refinancing?



If you are currently renting there are many areas that you must examine. More is involved in owning property than you may be expecting. One of the first things that you must consider is your schedule. Are you a very busy person? Will your schedule permit you to perform such […]

Renting vs. Buying


The advantage to purchasing real estate is traditionally the increase in property values. This means that a house purchased today could double in value before you’ve finish paying for it. This is not a guarantee, the amount of appreciation depends largely on the growth of the neighborhood and the location […]

The Advantage of Owning a House