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A kick-out clause is part of a home sale contingency. In this contingency, you’re given time to sell your house to enable you to pay for the new house.
Refinancing is viewed as a smart financial move if it results in a drop in your monthly payments, reduction in the loan duration or a spike in your home equity. But here’s the..
While shopping for a house, you're bound to come across dozens of foreign terms. Some are self-explanatory while others could use a little explanation.
Owning a house comes with huge benefits. Imagine the freedom of not having to worry about rent. Yet, as a first-time buyer, the process of buying your own house can seem somewhat..
Ask The Underwriter: Can I Use Future Rental Income to Qualify For a Mortgage?
When supply is low and demand is high, making an offer that really stands out among the competition can be tough, even when you’re able to submit a cash offer that has no..
In today’s competitive market where multiple offers and bidding wars result in homes selling above the asking price, appraisal gaps are becoming commonplace.
When it comes to refinancing your mortgage, you can think of the process as a debt redo. Essentially, you’ll swap out your existing loan for a new one - ideally with better terms..
In this edition of "Ask the Underwriter" we break down a post from a current Texas homeowner who is looking to refinance before buying a new home.