Tag Archives: monthly mortgage payments

What Is Mortgage Protection Insurance, And Is It Worth It?

Your home is a substantial financial commitment – one that you will be committing to [...]

How Does Mortgage Interest Work?

At Merchant of Homes, we are dedicated to ensuring that you understand the ins and [...]

Why Did My Mortgage Company Sell My Loan To Another?

You just purchased your new home and a few months in, you receive a letter [...]

How Are Property Taxes Paid?

You’ve found the perfect piece of hunting land or farmland. In addition to your monthly [...]

Temporary Buydowns Can Help Buyers Achieve Homeownership

Owning a home is the American dream and one of the biggest investments a person [...]

Inherited A Home With A Mortgage? Ask Yourself These Questions:

Inheriting a home can be a boon, especially if you have been in the market [...]

Don’t Get Caught By Surprise! Property Taxes Affect Your Homeownership Budget

For homeowners, property taxes are a fact of life. They are collected and used to [...]

4 Tips For Reading & Understanding Your Closing Disclosure

The closing disclosure is a five-page document detailing all final costs associated with your home [...]

Understanding Escrow & Its Role In Real Estate

Mortgage lenders often require borrowers to have an escrow account. This is especially true if [...]

5 Tips For Saving Before, During, & After An Emergency

Be it illness, divorce, or natural disasters, you never know when an emergency may strike. [...]