Mortgage Financing Archive

Help Clients Determine What They Can Afford

Applications for mortgages continued their decline in the week ending Aug. 16, according to the most recent seasonally adjusted data from the Mortgage Bankers Association, dropping 4.6 percent from the previous week. The cause? Contract interest rates for conforming...
September 3, 2013

Financing Green Remodels: The Ins and Outs of Energy Efficient Mortgages

By Mark Scheets, Guest blogger What is an Energy Efficient Mortgage? Energy efficient mortgages (EEMs, sometimes known as “green mortgages”) are loans that allow home owners to finance energy-efficient upgrades for their current home or in a new home...
June 10, 2013