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Lenders, Insurers More Cautious

Holden Lewis writes: In recent weeks, mortgages quietly became harder to get. Mortgage insurers require higher credit scores and bigger down payments than they did a month or two ago. It helps to have a high credit score. Bob Moulton, … Continue reading

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Lenders Raise Mortgage Requirements

From Holden Lewis: Mortgage insurers require higher credit scores and bigger down payments than they did a month or two ago. Most buyers can still get home loans, but some find themselves pushed out of the private mortgage insurance, or … Continue reading

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