How Does Inflation Affect a Mortgage?


When you go shopping for a mortgage there are two basic things you will want to know. Firstly, you want to know if you can qualify for a mortgage (more specifically, how much can you qualify for). Secondly, you want to know the interest rate you will be charged on that mortgage. In many ways, […]

Helpful Tips For First Time Buyers


If you’re interested in taking your first steps onto the property ladder, it’s important you make the right decisions so that your experience is a positive one. Buying property has always been risky, but there are ways to approach the process that will help you make the right choice first time… Get your finances in […]

Think Carefully Before Taking on a Fifteen-Year Mortgage


When it comes to buying a home the real dream of most prospective purchasers is to eventually clear the mortgage and own their home outright. Consequently at a time when everyone is particularly aware of not getting themselves into too much debt and the importance of making sure they are not encumbered with debts for […]

Reverse Mortgages Can Bolster Retirement Income


Reverse mortgages are becoming popular financial planning tools for seniors in retirement. When Social Security was first implemented in 1935 the average life expectancy was 65 years. Today people are living healthier lifestyles and with improved medical technology we are living far longer than Franklin D. Roosevelt ever imagined. This is a sort of good […]