A mortgage pre-approval letter in-hand takes the stress out of house hunting. Instead of wasting your time looking at homes out of your price range—or worrying about whether you qualify for a mortgage at all—being pre-approved for a mortgage means you can conduct your home search, and eventual purchase, confidently. But not all mortgage pre-approvals are … [Read more...] about What Is the Morty Pre-Approval? How Is It Different?
Mortgage interest rates fluctuate daily, sometimes even from hour to hour. Market factors can send rates up one day and then back down the next. There’s no sure-fire way to know when rates will change – though there are plenty of finance professionals who dedicate their entire careers to trying to master the art of predicting when rates will go up or down. Wall-street types … [Read more...] about What Is a Rate Lock?