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Expert Advice on Your Mortgage Options: an Interview with Michael Winkoff of Pioneer Mortgage   Expert Advice on Your Mortgage Options: an Interview with Michael Winkoff of Pioneer Mortgage

By Michael Winkoff

Michael Winkoff with expert advice on your mortgage options

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The  Reverse Mortgage Process: An Interview with Alex Niven of Interstate Home Loan Center, Inc The Reverse Mortgage Process: An Interview with Alex Niven of Interstate Home Loan Center, Inc

By Alex Niven

We interviewed Alex Niven of Interstate Home Loan Center to learn more about the reverse mortgage process.

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Your First Mortgage: an Interview with David Steinberg of Summit Funding Your First Mortgage: an Interview with David Steinberg of Summit Funding

By David Steinberg

David Steinberg explains the process of handling your first home mortgage

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Understanding The Subprime Mortgage Crisis Understanding The Subprime Mortgage Crisis

By Elizabeth R. Elstien

The American mortgage downturn led to the national banking crisis of 2007, which led to the global economic recession. The subprime mortgage crisis was the main cause of this recession. Follow along and learn what burst the mortgage bubble.

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Should You Refinance Your Mortgage: An Interview with Robert Jayne of Vanguard Funding LLC Should You Refinance Your Mortgage: An Interview with Robert Jayne of Vanguard Funding LLC

By Robert Jayne

We interviewed Robert Jayne of Vanguard Funding LLC to learn more about refinancing your mortgage.

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Deed Of Trust vs. Mortgage in New York Deed Of Trust vs. Mortgage in New York

By Elizabeth R. Elstien

A lender secures their interest in a home with either a deed of trust or mortgage. Both legal documents allow the lender to place a lien on the home to sell it should the homeowner default on the loan. Learn which document is used in New York state and why.

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Understanding Residential Construction Loans Understanding Residential Construction Loans

By Elizabeth R. Elstien

A construction loan in New York can be a good way to pay for a major addition to an existing home or the building of a new home. Learn how these loans work and decide if this is the right loan type for you.

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Can My New York Mortgage Note Be Negotiated? Can My New York Mortgage Note Be Negotiated?

By Tabitha Jean Naylor

If you hold a mortgage in the state of New York, there may come a time when you want to negotiate new terms. For instance, if interest rates drop, or you find yourself in a situation where you cannot keep up with your monthly mortgage payments. Inside, we highlight your options.

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First Time Home Buyer Programs in New York First Time Home Buyer Programs in New York

By Mary Lamphere

First time home buyer programs in New York can make the different for some potential home buyers in whether they can purchase their dream home or not. Inside, we review some of the state's best programs.

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How Owner Occupied Financing Works How Owner Occupied Financing Works

By Tabitha Jean Naylor

If you are looking to purchase a primary residence it is important to understand the definition and the underwriting requirements of an owner-occupied mortgage. Inside, we put the spotlight on this unique form of financing.

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