Monthly Archives: February 2009

Crunching The Numbers On Your Refinance

The Hartford Courant says you need to crunch some numbers before seeking out a mortgage broker or lender. You are going to need a credit score of over 700 to refinance and at least 20% equity in your home. You … Continue reading

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Finding A Mortgage

You have a credit score of over 700 and you can put money down. You should be able to get a mortgage, but these are not normal times. The NYT reports Feb. 1 about the difficulties finding a mortgage in … Continue reading

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Banks Bypass Mortgage Brokers

Bob Tedeschi writes for the New York Times about this new trend of banks giving mortgage brokers the big skip. Why? Banks want to make more money. Why should brokers make money selling their loans? What are the advantages of … Continue reading

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