Some are better off using the money elsewhere, but extra payments and refinancing can do a number on your mortgage.
ALAN SUDERMAN Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring is suing some of the world’s largest banks for $1.15 billion in damages related to the housing market crash. Herring said at…
D.C. may be one of the most expensive U.S. cities in which to live, but a new report by personal finance website Bankrate shows the District has the fifth lowest mortgage closing costs.
A state mortgage program is lowering its rates for two months in Western Maryland to entice homebuyers.
Just when you thought it was already expensive to live, park and
eat in the D.C. area, a new study found homebuyers in the D.C. metropolitan area
need to have some of the fattest paychecks in the country.
A new analysis shows that loan applications for home purchases
have dropped 20 percent in the past four months compared with the
same period a year ago, and experts think student loan debt may be
The credit score bar is rising for home buyers seeking the best
mortgage rates, according to real estate data firm Zillow Inc.
Attorney General Douglas Gansler tells WTOP he
and Gov. Martin O\’Malley will
be allocating nearly $60 million in funding from
the recent $26 billion National
Mortgage Servicing Settlement with five major
WTOP\’s Veronica Robinson reports.