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Is now the right time to refinance my mortgage?

By Mike Tassone March 20, 2020

As Covid-19 disrupts our day-to-day lives and roils financial markets, many homeowners are..

What is a Mortgage?

By Mike Tassone January 16, 2020

Two in three Americans are homeowners, so when the 2017 tax law overhaul changed the rules for ..

When a Conventional Mortgage Doesn’t Work

By Mike Tassone January 15, 2020

The dream of homeownership can become a reality if you have steady income, solid credit and tens..

How Much Does It Cost to Buy a House?

By Mike Tassone December 19, 2019

For the third quarter of 2019, the median sale price of a house nationally was $310,900. How..

The Cheapest States to Buy and Own a House

By Mike Tassone November 18, 2019

Homebuyers often talk about shopping for and finding their dream house, or at least one close to..

Using Lender Credits to Pay Closing Costs

By Mike Tassone October 17, 2019

People making the decision whether to rent or buy most frequently cite the down payment as a..

May 2019 Economic Forecast

By Mike Tassone May 3, 2019

April 2019 marks the 4th consecutive month of strong growth in the equity markets. The 10-year..

Here's Why You Should Shop Around for a Mortgage

By Mike Tassone March 12, 2019

Evan, a recent customer who is set to save more than $17K over the life of his loan thanks to a..

February 2019 Economic Forecast

By Mike Tassone February 6, 2019

As we enter the second month of 2019, stocks posted their strongest January gains in over 30..

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