One of the most immediate consequences of a short sale is its impact on your credit score. When you sell your home for less than the amount owed on your mortgage, the lender reports the debt as “settled” or “paid less than the full amount,” which can significantly lower your credit score.
There’s a consistent trend of inflation slowing down which brings a greater potential for the end of any rate hikes from the Federal Reserve, signaling a soft-landing for the economy which has been touted by Jerome Powell. With a soft landing, it does also signal a strong potential for the Federal Reserve to begin lowering rates in the coming future.
Installing a swimming pool, hot tub, or water feature in your backyard can significantly enhance your home’s value and your quality of life. Financing these projects through construction loans provides a practical and structured way to fund your dream outdoor oasis.
t’s important to note that while a temporary buydown can lower monthly payments during the buydown period, it does not reduce the total amount of interest paid over the life of the loan. In fact, the total interest paid over the life of the loan may be higher due to the upfront fee paid to fund the buydown.