Proposition 58 & Transferring Real Estate

Over thirty years ago, Proposition 58 passed, providing property…

The Outrageous Cost of Renting

Recently the local news reported that people in the Silicon Valley…

It Pays to Shop Around for Your Mortgage

A recent study conducted by LendingTree revealed that although…

Interest Rates: When Will They Rise & What Does That Mean?

As they have for the past year or two, rumors continue to swirl…

Don’t Fudge the Facts When Securing a Home Loan

For most people, securing a home loan is by far the most significant…

Tax Implications of Renting out a Room in Your Home

With the advent of vacation rental sites like Airbnb.com, many…

The Difference between Refinancing & Loan Modification

Loan modifications gained notoriety during the post- 2008 housing…

Does it make sense to pay down your mortgage?

For most of us, our mortgage is by far the largest debt we hold,…

Know Before You Owe Mortgage Forms

Most of us need to secure a mortgage when we purchase a home.…

Understanding Equity Loans & Lines of Credit

One of the many benefits of owning a home is the ability to access…

What is a Bridge Loan?

Bridge loans are becoming more popular among homeowners looking…

Mortgaging Made Easier: Down Payments Could Be Reduced to 3%

It finally appears there will be some long-awaited down payment…