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Your FICO score is not your mortgage destiny
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Your FICO score is not your mortgage destiny

The higher your credit score, the lower the interest rate quote you’ll get on your mortgage, right? As a...

Your FICO score is not your mortgage destiny
Fannie and Freddie stick with outdated credit scoring

Fannie and Freddie stick with outdated credit scoring

If you’ve been waiting for the long-anticipated news that the two dominant players in the home mortgage arena —...

Fannie and Freddie stick with outdated credit scoring
A big holiday gift for US homeowners

A big holiday gift for US homeowners

  The biggest holiday gift this year for millions of Americans doesn’t fit under a tree and can be a little hard to grasp, but it may be of exceptional value: If you own...

A big holiday gift for US homeowners
Missing the boat on homeownership

Missing the boat on homeownership

From the July issue: When lenders say their doors are open to homebuyers who don’t have the best credit profiles, should people believe them? Do first-time buyers qualified on income and other key criteria but...

Missing the boat on homeownership
Not all buyers benefit from lower FHA interest rates

Not all buyers benefit from lower FHA interest rates

If you saw the White House announcement of lower insurance payments on Federal Housing Administration home mortgages last week,...

Not all buyers benefit from lower FHA interest rates

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