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Fixed Rate Vs Adjustable Rate Mortgages

There are many ways that you could structure a home loan payment but there are some that are more popular and well known than others. Overall, they fall into one of two main categories defined by the terms of the interest payment: Fixed interest rates throughout the term of the loan and adjustable rate mortgages (ARMs). […]

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IMN: Best Mortgage Company In Monmouth County (Again)

Intercounty Mortgage: Best Mortgage Company In Monmouth County (Again) For the second year in a row, Intercounty Mortgage Network was voted the best mortgage company in Monmouth County for 2014 by the readers of the Asbury Park Press. At Intercounty Mortgage, we pride ourselves on excellent customer service, honesty, and integrity in ensuring your mortgage […]

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Mortgage Lock Basics

So what do you prefer, something certain, a rate on a home loan that is fixed, while you hunt for a home? Or would you prefer to take the chance and wait until you have found the right home to live in before you worry about the interest that you will pay on your home […]

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Adjustable Rate Mortgage Basics: Fixed Or ARM?

Is The Adjustable Rate Mortgage Just A Fair Weather Financial Friend? Given the option, homeowners have always tended to prefer fixed interest rates on their home loans, as opposed to adjustable rates. When you’re paying monthly it’s nice to be able to count on the rate always staying the same. It gives you a sense […]

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How to Find a Mortgage and Lock in a Rate

Most people do not know how to find a mortgage properly, and have little idea of how to lock in a rate. Seeking the best mortgage for your needs is no longer a matter of choosing the lowest interest rate. There many other factors to take into consideration. Here are some generalized suggestions that will […]

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Mortgage Point Basics: Why Paying Points is an Investment

Mortgage points, also referred to as ‘discount points,’ are payable at closing. Each point is charged at 1% of your mortgage loan and reduces your interest rate by a certain amount.  The amount by which the rate is reduced for each point varies according to your mortgage and your lender, though an average is 0.25% […]

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Fixed Rate or Adjustable Rate Mortgage – Which is Best?

It is essential that you understand whether a fixed rate or adjustable rate mortgage is best for you. In fact there are more than just these two options, because you can also select interest-only mortgages.  However, these two are the most popular mortgage options, and so we shall focus only on those here. Before you […]

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A History Of US Mortgage Rates

With all the recent talk about mortgage rates “hitting new all time historical lows” and rates remaining near “all time historical lows”, it can be difficult to appreciate exactly how low mortgage rates have come. This is especially true in the historical context of mortgage rates, which spans many years. For this reason, sometimes charts […]

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Record Low Mortgage Rates Moving Up For Good?

Mortgage rates have continued to slowly trend upwards this week from the record lows of last week. This means that there is still a great opportunity to lock in these near record low rates before they make their final move up. If you lock in your rate, that is. That is a big if, because […]

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Qualifying for a Better Mortgage Interest Rate

You may not know it, but the interest rate you’ll pay for your home loan depends on a number of different factors. Changing any one of these factors can help not only make you a better candidate for a loan, but also ease the financial burden that comes from a major purchase like buying a […]

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