Finding Best Mortgage, It's an art !!!

by ExpertBlogger 7. October 2017 16:18

Getting a home is a dream of every living organism on the earth, be it an animal, a bird or a human being. This is a dream for a common man to buy a house for himself/herself and the family in today’s times when the rates of the property and the interests on the home loans are sky hiking. To get the best deal from the floating deals in the market is a big task for a property investor and to end up with a profitable deal that can ensure minimum interest rate. 

There are many pre requisites of striking a good deal in the home buying and selling market. The most important of which is the mortgage option that should be calculated appropriately before opting for it. Apart from this a good credit score, a reserved amount for the down payment and a good lender.

Let’s discuss some point which can be borne in mind before taking a step forward towards the dream property:

A small down payment can suffice for buying the property, unlike the popular notion of paying 20% of the cost to the builder/owner which lenders mostly tell the buyers. For e.g. as part of rural development the US government zero-down mortgages in order to uplift the poor.

The buyers who do not have a perfect credit score for buying the house can opt for government insured lending schemes.

The lender’s job is to calculate the minimum reserve needed to qualify for a mortgage. A lender’s duty is to ensure that in order to make a down payment the buyer’s savings should not exhaust and there should remain some reserve for the times to come and contingency needs.

If the credit score falls less than the 20 percent down payment amount then the buyer is asked to go for the mortgage insurance that may lead to higher payments for the property.

The mortgage insurance is an overhead till the loan is paid. However to get rid of it one can refinance the load if he/she wants under certain special circumstances.

During the mortgage the debtor will be asked by the lender to pay all the closing costs of the mortgage which will ensure into the low rate of interest, however in doing so the credit score of the debtor will go down and hence leading to the mortgage insurance. One should be careful in opting for all the options at the time of mortgage.

To get a good mortgage deal the buyer/debtor should keep a low profile while the mortgage is being processed , being said that , all the credit cards / spending trends etc. should not be made or made only if absolutely necessary. During the lenders survey the spending activities of the buyer if surfaces, then the possibility of the mortgage to be nullified or get cancelled is higher.

Another most important factor that people ignore is availing the veteran loan. Serving the nation or retired nationals both can avail the benefits on the mortgage under Veteran scheme.

A good mortgage broker can give you a plethora of options to buy the best loan without being biased of his/her products. Go for a licensed mortgage broker, that can give you access to the maximum options in least time interval.

In order to get a good credit score, one should start clearing his debts or any outstanding money to be paid before going for the mortgage. The ideal credit score of 700 credits gives a buyer an upper hand in buying a good loan. 

With good credit score one should also focus on a fairly good cash reserve. A good cash reserve is measured in terms of the number of months one can make the house payment in cash. This will help in positioning the buyer in a better place to get the best deal on the mortgage.

Never go for a mortgage without comparing it with other deals in the market.

Lastly, try to figure out as for how long you’ll be in the house that you plan to buy. If in the long run one decides to sell it off then mortgage rates can be adjusted. The adjustable rate mortgages offer low interest rates and also low initial down payments. However, when the interest rates will start to leap, these ARM’s would create a problem to the buyer with increase costs on the loan.

One must be judicious in going for the perfect mortgage scheme based on his/her requirements and long and short term benefits, always look at your need and keep in mind demand and supply structure for your targeted areas.

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Have you done your investment yet?

by ExpertBlogger 10. June 2017 10:54

In my last article I have wrote about the need for investment and how that is necessary for everyone. I know some people always wanted to see their money in the bank and it make them happy but the point is that money does not grow and even it is growing it is growing with very slow rate.

Now when we talk about stock market investment then people often get reluctant because of its high risk nature and the research goes around it. I know the stock market investment is away been at high risk but it is always seen has high profit bit to do that you have be on your those to do you reinvestment and follow market every single day along with that you to follow new for the companies which you own the stock and make a wise decision depend or every trend in market, yes it seems hard and it is but if you are good at it then you can make lot of money sitting at home and doing smart click

This article is not about telling you to trade stock but there is also another opportunity to invest which is combatively low risk it is called mutual fund, these are the type of investment according me everyone should be doing because mutual fund managers and companies does their own investment and research for investing in all the stock and along with that they do other investment apart from the equity investment. Over last few years people have made decent profit by investing in mutual funds. 

If you don’t have money on upfront then there is provision done by mutual funds where you can do systematic investment every month and you can take advantage of ups and down of volatile market. It has been seen is pervious year the if market is gone down there is very little effect on mutual funds because they will holding diversify portfolio where other means of investment give you support when stock market is not in your favor.

Now when we think of investment there and many brokerage account which allow you to buy /sell or trade stock and mutual funds but there is always fees attached with that and that can be overhead but now there are many free stock trading providers are in market which allow you to trade freely without any charge on trade transaction and that is huge pulse for new buyers which want to enter. We always think about secure investment but there is need for investment then you have to balance between high risk and low risk investment opportunity because you should feel that you have miss the bus in thinking and people have made smart money. 

So what you are waiting for go ahead and taste the water, it’s never too late for investment. 

 

Disclaimer:  Stock market investment are subject to market risk, please do you own research about your plan before investing.

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