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Which Mortgage is Best for You: ARM or Fixed Rate Mortgage?
September 15, 2021

Which Mortgage is Best for You: ARM or Fixed Rate Mortgage?

Fixed Rate Mortgage Benefits Not only will the fixed rate you secure today be the same rate 10, 20, and 30 years from now, but the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage is also attractive because you can purcha...


Mortgage Loan Types, Credit Score, and more: 5 Tips to Get the Best Mortgage Rate
November 26, 2021

Mortgage Loan Types, Credit Score, and more: 5 Tips to Get the Best Mortgage Rate

Consider a Fixed-Rate Mortgage Fixed-rate mortgages are the most common loan option among borrowers. The rate stays the same throughout the life of the loan, meaning the monthly mortgage payment does...


How Does Mortgage Interest Work?
February 18, 2022

How Does Mortgage Interest Work?

Here is How Your Mortgage Is Calculated Amortization Mortgages are repaid with amortization. This is an established installment loan repayment schedule that includes your overall monthly payment and ...


The 5 Most Important Reasons to Refinance Your Mortgage Loan
June 3, 2020

The 5 Most Important Reasons to Refinance Your Mortgage Loan

While each homeowner has their own reasons for refinancing, the ultimate goal is to keep money in your pocket. So, if you find yourself weighing your options, here are five key reasons to refinance yo...


Mortgage 101: A Beginner’s Guide to Mortgages
January 28, 2022

Mortgage 101: A Beginner’s Guide to Mortgages

A mortgage can seem complicated, but Newrez is here to help you feel confident in the mortgage process from start to finish. Check out some of the most common mortgage questions below so you’ll be rea...


Mortgage Insurance
March 8, 2021

Mortgage Insurance

What is PMI? The idea of owning a home for the first time is an exhilarating prospect for many people. Factor in the excitement of having found a dream home or needing to make a move in a hurry for a...


Mortgage 101: Lingo You Need to Know
March 19, 2021

Mortgage 101: Lingo You Need to Know

However, taking out a mortgage is not exactly a simple, or easy-to-understand, process. If you’re not well-versed in the loan lingo, you might not realize what you’re getting yourself into…and that co...


December 16, 2020

Mortgage Rates Not Impressed by Market Volatility

Mortgage rates are based on mortgage-backed securities (MBS), which are essentially bonds.  Conventional wisdom holds that stocks and bonds supplement one another, and that as "money moves in" to one ...


November 12, 2018

The Self-Employed Mortgage Access Act

The ranks of self-employed individuals are growing, leading to a greater awareness of the financial challenges facing people who are their own bosses. While companies that take advantage of "gig" hiri...