What Is a Balloon Mortgage? Paid Members Public
A balloon mortgage does not fully amortize over the life of the loan, so borrowers should be prepared for when the final payment is due.
What Is a Jumbo Loan and How Can You Qualify? Paid Members Public
Jumbo loans are high-balance loans that help you finance luxury or high-value properties.
What Is an FHA Loan and How Does It Work? Paid Members Public
The FHA's home buying assistance program is popular with first-time home buyers and borrowers with less-than-perfect credit.
The Differences Between the 15- and 30-Year Fixed-Rate Mortgages Paid Members Public
Borrowers can choose from a variety of mortgage types, but the most common are the 15- and 30-year fixed-rate mortgages.
California Passes Three Historic ADU Laws Paid Members Public
Governor Newsom signed three bills—AB 68, AB 881, and SB 13—to encourage the development of more accessory dwelling units in California.
What Do Millennials Want in a Home? Paid Members Public
The National Association of Home Builders analyzed research studies on what millennials look for in a home. Here's what we learned!
On the Fence: Deciding Between Affordability or School District Paid Members Public
Some home buyers are willing to pay top dollar for the best school district. Here are some of the benefits of selecting a home based on school performance.
Reasons Why a Pending House Sale Falls Through Paid Members Public
What are the reasons for why real estate deals fall through? We’ll go over contingency clauses and other causes.