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Mortgage Auction (or Lead Generation) Sites
May 20, 2002 I Do Auction Sites Work For Borrowers? "You have discussed internet referral sites and individual lender sites, but I don?t see any reference to Lending Tree, which does a lot of advertising. Where does it fit?" Lending Tree is what I call ... more...

HUD's Proposals For Reform
October 19, 2002 On July 29, 2002, HUD released a set of proposals to substantially change the ways in which home loans are originated in the US.  As usual, the proposals were open for comment, and many thousands of them were received.  Mine was among them, and is shown ... more...

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Secondary Mortgage Market
Secondary Mortgage Market The place where primary mortgage lenders sell the mortgages to investors like Fannie Mae or Freddie Mac in order to obtain more funds for originating more new loans. Secondary mortgage market provides liquidity for the lenders. Government-sponsored ... more...

Mortgage Broker
Mortgage Broker An individual in the business of assisting in arranging funding or negotiating contracts for a client buy who does not loan the money himself. Brokers usually charge a fee or receive a commission for their ... more...

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Real Estate Investing 101 Understanding the Different Types of Lenders
The changes in financing options available for residential investment properties over the last 5 years are staggering. Lenders have relaxed the credit and income guidelines for qualification that formerly deterred many would-be investors from entering the real estate. In addition, the down ... more...

Subprime Mortgage Loans - Which Lenders Should you Avoid?
If you have bad credit, your options for a mortgage lender may be limited. For the most part, traditional mortgage lenders prefer applicants with a high credit score. If you do not match their criteria, you will likely have to obtain a mortgage from a subprime lender.Subprime lenders provide ... more...

Subprime Mortgage Lenders - Differences Between Subprime and Other Lenders
Subprime mortgage lenders specialize in offering financing to people with poor credit or riskier loans. Conventional lenders focus on low-risk loans and borrowers. While you will find better rates with conventional lenders, suprime companies offer more flexibility in requirements and loan terms ... more...

Bad Credit? No Credit? No Money? No Problem!
Have you ever walked into a bank or mortgage brokers office to apply for a mortgage loan and was told, Your credit doesnt meet our guidelines? Or even better, you dont have enough money for the down payment. How about, You dont have a long enough credit history for us to tell if you are a viable ... more...

Is Your Subprime Mortgage Lender a Predatory Lender
Subprime lenders offer financing for people with low credit scores who dont qualify for a conventional loan. Subprime financing can be offered through traditional mortgage lenders like banks, credit unions, or mortgage lenders. There are also specialized lenders who only deal with subprime ... more...

Hard Money Loans - Reasons Why You Might Want To Try Applying With A Subprime Mortgage Lender
Before you apply for a hard money loan, try applying with a subprime mortgage lender first for lower rates and fees. Hard money lenders charge excessive fees to high-risk borrowers, but will only lend 50% to 75% of the value of the property. On the other hand, subprime lenders offer loans to ... more...

Tackling Bad Credit
The first time I heard the term credit history was when I approached a lender for a secured loan. Being a first timer I was completely ignorant of the procedure and didnt even know that a credit record of our transactions is prepared by some credit reference agencies.Thanks to the discipline in ... more...

Subprime Mortgage Loans Online - What To Expect
Applying for a subprime mortgage loan online can seem intimidating at first. With so many lenders to choose from, it can appear difficult to find the best mortgage loan. However, online subprime lenders allow you to search for rates, compare financing options, and avoid falling prey to predatory ... more...

Home Mortgage Lenders - How to Find A Good Mortgage Broker Online
Mortgage lenders have set up shop online, but they arent all reputable mortgage brokers. To find a good mortgage lender you need to compare rates and research to find reputable companies.Mortgage Broker ServicesA mortgage broker works with several lenders to find the best financing for the purchase ... more...

High Risk Mortgage Lenders - Using a Sub Prime Lender Online
Sub prime lenders handle high risk mortgage loans that traditional lenders refuse to touch. Through slightly higher interest rates, sub prime lenders protect themselves from the higher rates of foreclosures. With sub prime lenders online, you can easily compare rates to find reasonable financing ... more...

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