Can I Defer a Mortgage Payment?
Deferring a mortgage payment means that you are postponing or skipping a mortgage payment until a later date. Those that are going through a temporary financial hardship look for ways to pause payments briefly while they get their finances in order.
The financial hardship could...
The Surprising Tax Savings Of Being a Homeowner
Tax season isn’t always met with positivity. But when you’re a homeowner, you tend to view tax season differently. That’s because of the tax benefits of being a homeowner.
With tax season soon upon us, we wanted to share some of the lesser-known tax benefits of owning a...
Home Shoppers - This Is How To Choose Your Ideal Neighborhood
Choosing your neighborhood should be considered just as carefully as the home when you're in the market to purchase a house. Just like moving in with a roommate, communities have habits and personalities --some of which may not be the right fit for you and your family.
For example, some...
Can you back out of a home purchase offer after it's accepted?
Although we don't see this too often, backing out of a home purchase deal that is possible in some instances. However, it's not without consequences.
This article gives you a general idea of what to expect should you cancel your home purchase agreement after it's accepted. However, it...
Breaking Down Mortgage Closing Costs
Whether you are buying a home or are refinancing, there are fees required to finalize the loan. We lump all these together and call them closing costs. With refinance loans, the closing costs are a bit less because certain elements are missing (such as title fees, home appraisal fees, and...