find mortgage and refinancing information Akron Ohio

Channel:

We would like to thank the local libraries, schools, and universities for recommending students to visit us when doing research on any of our information topics.
 Please check back frequently as new topics are added and current topics are updated daily.

 

Mortgage Prepayment Penalties - Just Say No


One of the most common terms found in a new home loan is a prepayment penalty. This type of penalty says that if the borrower pays off the loan early, commonly during the first five years of the loan, then the borrower will be responsible for paying an additional amount of money, typically about six months interest on 80% of the mortgage balance. Sub-prime market loans will typically carry prepayment penalties more than standard mortgage loans.

You may plan on keeping the house for the entire duration of the prepayment penalty, and be tempted not to worry about it much. But sometimes life circumstances change, so it's wise to avoid any type of prepayment penalty if you can. A typical prepayment penalty might equal five months worth of monthly loan payments, so it's worth checking on. Of course, you should always ask (before you sign) if a new loan has a prepayment penalty. In fact, ask the lending officer to point out to you in the document where a prepayment penalty is discussed.

Most items in a loan are subject to negotiation. If you haven't signed loan papers yet, and you find that your loan has a prepayment penalty, you might offer to pay an additional closing point or so to see if it can be removed. The key at this stage is that if you agree to the prepayment penalty, you should try to find ways to reduce either the amount, the term, or both as much as possible.

If you already have a loan, you are bound by the terms of the document, unless you can negotiate them. There are perfectly legitimate reasons why you may want to pay off a note early - most often, due either to refinancing or selling the house. You may be able to contact your lender to see if they will waive the prepayment penalty if they are able to provide refinancing. If interest rates have dropped a lot, and you can't get out of the prepayment penalty, it may be worth rolling that amount into a new loan. And of course, try to get the new loan without a prepayment penalty.

About The Author

Jakob Jelling is the founder of http://www.cashbazar.com. Visit his website for the latest on personal finance, debt elimination, budgeting, credit cards and real estate.


TODAYS NEWS BY OFFICEJAX FREE ADVERTISING AND AD EXCHANGE SOLUTIONSMORE RESOURCES updated Sat. May / 26 / 2018

This RSS feed URL is deprecated, please update. New URLs can be found in the footers at https://news.google.com/news


National Mortgage News

Mortgage refinance candidates cut by half in the past four months ...
National Mortgage News
The number of mortgage borrowers for whom it made sense to refinance declined by nearly half since the end of last year and is at its lowest since November ...

and more »


National Mortgage News

Freddie Mac increases its 2018 mortgage origination forecast
National Mortgage News
In its May forecast, Freddie Mac projected $1.75 trillion of mortgage originations in 2018 versus $1.72 trillion in its April forecast. The upward revision for 2018 is because mortgage refinance lending was stronger than expected so far this year, a ...
Millions Of FHA Homeowners Eligible To Remove FHA MIPGrowella (blog)

all 90 news articles »


CNBC

Weekly mortgage refinances drop to an 18-year low as rates jump
CNBC
A sharp rise in interest rates last week meant far fewer homeowners could benefit from a mortgage refinance. That was the primary driver behind a 2.6 percent ...

and more »


The Standard

Why you're never too young to own a home
The Standard
The Kenya Mortgage Refinance Company will provide secure and long-term funding to mortgage lenders and thus make mortgages available and affordable to Kenyans seeking mortgage loans. This way, the company will support the quest for affordable ...



WFMYNews2.com

Analysis: Record refinancing rate points to possible new big housing bubble
WFMYNews2.com
Treasury interest rates have been climbing steadily over the past couple of years, and so have mortgage rates. Mortgage News Daily's mortgage rate now stands at 4.70%, a sharp rise compared to the 2016 MND average rate of 3.43%. Naturally, you would ...



DEALSTREETASIA

IFC mulls extending loan of up to $35m to Pakistan's Engro Polymer
DEALSTREETASIA
The International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, is considering a proposal to extend a loan of up to $35 million to Pakistan-based Engro Polymer & Chemicals Limited (EPCL), it said in a disclosure. EPCL is a manufacturer ...



HousingWire

MBA: Lender profits to hit negative numbers in Q1 | 2018-05-21 ...
HousingWire
It's no secret mortgage refinance volumes are falling, leaving lenders to make up for the loss through purchase mortgages. During the Mortgage Bankers ...

and more »


CUinsight.com (press release)

Golden 1 Credit Union expands home loan services in Santa Clara County
CUinsight.com (press release)
Home Loan Advisors at the center will help members with the entire mortgage, refinance, or home equity loan process in a comfortable atmosphere dedicated to lending. This includes connecting homebuyers to realtors who specialize in the local market and ...



CNBC

Mortgage refinance applications surge 9 percent as rates fall back
CNBC
Total mortgage applications rose 4.7 percent last week, driven by applications to refinance.

and more »


The Australian Financial Review

Number of troubled households seeking to refinance loans doubles
The Australian Financial Review
The number of struggling borrowers seeking mortgage refinance has doubled to more than 30 per cent as lenders increase rates and fees, and toughen scrutiny of borrower income and expenses, according to a new analysis. Mortgage brokers, who act as ...


Google News

used office furnishings-supplies-equipment-desks-cubicles-service-counters for sale in Akron Ohio   Die cast model cars for sale in Akron Ohio  
used cars for sale in Akron Ohio   unfurnished homes for rent in Akron Ohio

Click here to
OfficeJax free ad space available here

Find used office equipment in Ohio at www.OfficeJax.Has.It

Find the best fleamarkets at www.FleaMarketWorld.Has.It

www.Akron.Has.It

Find electric powered vehicles at www.NoGas.Drives.It

Akron City directory

Free Automatic Link Exchange

Flea Market World

Find homes for rent
in Akron Ohio
www.homes4rent.has.it

iphone-4-less below wholesale prices

 

Place your AD here. Click here for more details.

Click above to place your AD here

[Back to Top]

Ohio RealEstate

auction news and listings for Akron, Ohio

Akron crafts and hobby news center

best home remedies and do it yourself tips

Akron currency trading

Akron Ohio pet news

Advertising and promotions Akron, Ohio

The Akron blogging news center

Akron Ohio web site design news

Akron Mortgaging and refinancing

Web site design tips

 

HOME | SITE MAP

© 2012 - 2018 All Rights Reserved
Increase pagerank with HitsSurfer

free page rank checker and seo evaluation tools 

first second ARM compare rates find the best rates current in your area lenders read reviews calculator adjustable rate loan home lenders brokers quotes florida houston gmac washington interest only 2nd software debt consolidation reverse senior equity texas maryland options lending bad credit  option one ameriquest chase first banks emc residential california miami dallas est branch marketing home company commercial yahoo online bad credit low credit no credit