Should I refinance to pay for home renovations? – Los Angeles Times

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Los Angeles Times
Should I refinance to pay for home renovations?
Los Angeles Times
Roslyn Lash: One of the main advantages of refinancing is to receive a lower mortgage rate that reduces the overall cost of the loan. Refinancing could easily allow a person to “cash out” with enough funds for home repairs without an increase in the

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Bankrate.com
Mortgage rates for Monday, May 23
Bankrate.com
… rate on 30-year fixed mortgages inched up, as did the average rates on 15-year mortgages and 5/1 ARMs. Even though mortgage rates on all terms rose today, overall rates are currently around historical lows. Anyone interested in purchasing or

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Christian Science Monitor
Five tips for buying a home if you have student loans
Christian Science Monitor
To lower that ratio and show your mortgage lender you have enough extra cash to make your monthly mortgage payments, consider refinancing your student loans or switching to an income-driven repayment plan to lower your monthly student loan payment.
Why Can't Borrowers Refinance Their Student Loan Debt?Speaking of Real Estate (blog)

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BizTimes.com (Milwaukee)
Self-employed? Reset your expectations when looking to refinance or buy a home
BizTimes.com (Milwaukee)
This quote from Jane Austen sums up the mortgage process for business owners and self-employed individuals since the 2008 financial crisis. Borrowers are often surprised and overwhelmed when they learn about the new mortgage process. Additional …

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Mind the gap! High-LTV mortgages get cheaper – moneyfacts.co.uk

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Mind the gap! High-LTV mortgages get cheaper
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As Moneyfacts' Charlotte Nelson points out, this is "excellent news" for those with smaller deposits. "With the lowest two-year fixed rate at 90% LTV now standing at 1.99%, those with a deposit of just 10% can now secure a rate that was previously

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National Mortgage News
FHA Proposes New Consumer Protections on Reverse Mortgages
National Mortgage News
The Department of Housing and Urban Development issued a proposal Wednesday to codify recent changes to its reverse mortgage program and to provide additional protections for seniors, including a cap on annual interest rate increases. "We've gone to …

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National Mortgage News
Court Wins Set Important Precedent for Paperless Mortgages
National Mortgage News
… gone into foreclosure since the paperless transactions became legal in 2000, 30% of lenders still cite legal acceptance as one of the two biggest challenges to implementing e-signatures, according to a recent survey conducted by National Mortgage News.

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Irish Times
Business Week: Mortgages, emissions, and jobs news
Irish Times
After all the castles in the air promised during the election campaign, the Government was brought back down to earth this week as the European Commission delivered its first report since the Fine Gael-led administration took office. The Government was …

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