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Home Buying 101: How to Get a Mortgage

Most homes are bought with mortgage loans, which let you buy property and come with tax-deductible interest. If you’re in the market for a new home, especially if you’re a first-time homebuyer, take some time to learn the ins and outs of mortgage financing so you know what to expect. You’ll also need documentation of liquid assets, cash in the bank, as well as credit history and current income.

Mortgage Rates Rise for Third Consecutive Week

Freddie Mac today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® , showing average fixed mortgage rates moving higher amid solid housing data on new home sales and house price appreciation. …

Russian mortgage holders slammed by ruble plunge

When they took out a mortgage on a small two-room apartment seven years ago, Oksana Li and her husband hoped to make a new home for themselves and their young son.Now, like thousands of other Russians, they are seeing that dream…