TITLE

Return of the 10-year mortgage

AUTHOR(S)
Mannix, Margaret; Smith, Anne Kates
PUB. DATE
October 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;10/12/92, Vol. 113 Issue 14, p87
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the 10-year mortgage, which appeal mostly to fiftysomething homeowners who are refinancing old, higher-rate mortgages and want to pay a new one off before retirement. Negotiating 10-year loans on a case-by-case basis; Prepayments; Examples of typical 10-year rates and payments.
ACCESSION #
9210123784

 

Related Articles

  • A Big Week for Smaller New England Housing Deals. Piazza, Johanna // Bond Buyer;11/5/2003, Vol. 346 Issue 31755, p4 

    Reports on the trading of housing bonds by the housing issuers in the U.S. Finance for single and multi-family mortgages; Assessment of the sizable bond deals; Manager of the negotiated sale.

  • Making Mandatory Mortgage Disclosure Effective: Some Guidelines. Guttentag, Jack // Housing Finance International;Dec2002, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p37 

    Focuses on the basic guidelines for making mandatory mortgage disclosure effective in the U.S. Discussion of the case for mandatory closure; Ways to limit mandated disclosures; Disclosure of the cost of credit.

  • Making the best deal in the mortgage market.  // Black Enterprise;May87, Vol. 17 Issue 10, p23 

    In addition to the traditional 30-year fixed-rate mortgage loan, there are now new choices. Explains equity mortgages, fixed versus variable, balloon payments, and the no-income verification loan.

  • Shortening your mortgage in a tough market.  // Black Enterprise;May89, Vol. 19 Issue 10, p51 

    Discusses many mortgage applicants availing themselves of 15-year mortgages, opting for shorter term loans. Advantages; Prepayment option.

  • Financing options for today's home buyers. James-Gallagher, G.; Barnes, R. // Black Enterprise;Nov89, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p41 

    Discusses several financing options for today's home buyers. Adjustable-rate mortgages (ARMs) versus fixed mortgages; Convertibles; Choosing a term; Role of Fannie Mae, a mortgage association.

  • Subprime Lenders Face Fallout From New Laws. Padilla, Matthew // Orange County Business Journal;12/1/2003, Vol. 26 Issue 48, p1 

    Reports on the impact of the Home Ownership Security Act on subprime lenders in California. Decrease of the total loan production; Discouragement of predatory lending; Decline of revenue.

  • Home mortgages that pay you.  // Consumers' Research Magazine;Jan1992, Vol. 75 Issue 1, p30 

    Explains how reverse mortgages (RMs) work, describes similarities and differences among the three RM plans, and discusses the benefits and drawbacks of each plan. One of the best protections with RMs is the Federal Truth in Lending Act, which requires lenders to inform a person about the plan's...

  • What you should know about home mortgages.  // Consumers' Research Magazine;Feb1992, Vol. 75 Issue 2, p16 

    Gives essential information concerning home mortgages--how they work, what's available, other options--which is timely, considering the attractive interest rates on financing currently offered by many lenders. Term of the loan; Mortgage choices;Adjustable rate mortgage; Government-assisted...

  • Should you refinance your home mortgage?  // Consumers' Research Magazine;Feb1992, Vol. 75 Issue 2, p21 

    Examines how refinancing a home mortgage can help save on monthly mortgage costs, and is a way to take advantage of the equity built up in the home. Fees associated with home financing; Borrowing at a lower rate; Converting to a fixed rate loan;Building equity faster; Taking advantage of...

  • Mortgage servicing.  // Consumers' Research Magazine;Feb1993, Vol. 76 Issue 2, p2 

    Comments on several courtesies that the Federal Trade Commission requires mortgage services to extend to consumers when mortgages are resold. Disclosure statement; Notice of resale of mortgage; A 60-day grace period; Acknowledgement of written inquiries; Details; Contact point.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of NEW JERSEY STATE LIBRARY

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics