03 Feb

Latest Mortgage News

You’re a Fool to Prepay Your Mortgage
This has been one of the debates that have existed though the ages. It’s right up there with “Is there life after death?” “What’s the meaning of life?” and “Should I have children?” The questions about a mortgage are relatively easy: Should …
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2 New Reverse Mortgage Rules for Couples
New reverse-mortgage rules kicking in August 4 should provide peace of mind to married couples considering taking out these loans. Reverse mortgages (home loans for people 62 and older that let them convert home equity into cash) can be a useful way for …
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Mr. Frugal Toque on Mortgage Freedom
Almost exactly one year ago, our Canadian correspondent Mr. Frugal Toque and his family reached a nice milestone: a mortgage balance of Zero. Although early retirement and financial independence do not strictly require you to pay off your mortgage (or …
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Five facts about working with a mortgage broker
You’ve narrowed down the search to find your dream home, and now you’re on the hunt for the best mortgage to put those keys in your hand. One way to do it: Work with a mortgage broker who can shepherd you through the intricate lending process from …
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