Refinance Your Mortgage

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Why pay more than you have to? Don’t wait!

Changing the terms of your loan can benefit you and maximize your monthly income. A lower monthly mortgage payment can help free-up money you can save, invest or use for other expenses. When rates are favorable, refinancing to a lower rate or longer-term mortgage can keep more money in your pocket every month.

Use our easy Quick Quote on the right, to help you see if refinancing can save you money.

You can also fill out our short application to see what rate you qualify for and obtain a pre-approval letter. Of course you can always call and speak to one of our loan consultants.

Our refinance calculator will help you to decide whether or not you should refinance your current mortgage at a lower interest rate. This calculator will calculate the monthly payment, net interest savings, and the time it will break even on the closing costs.

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Conventional Loans

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30 Year Fixed

A 30 year fixed conventional loan is a loan that has the same mortgage payments for 360 months.

Conventional loans typically are harder to qualify for than FHA loans and require a slightly higher down payment. However, in some cases rates can be lower and have lower closing costs. Also, monthly mortgage insurance is usually less or can be nothing with 20% down payment.

20 Year Fixed

This type of loan is the same as the 30 year fixed rate loan except the life of the loan is 240 months as opposed to 360 months. Since the loan is being paid slightly faster than the 30 year fixed rate loan, monthly payments for this type loan are higher than the 30 year fixed rate loan. Some Lenders allow for a lessor rate.

15 Year Fixed

This type of loan is the same as the 30 year fixed rate loan except the life of the loan is 180 months as opposed to 360 months. Since the loan is being paid faster than either the 30 year fixed rate loan or the 20 year fixed rate loan, monthly payments for this type loan are higher than the other two loans. Generally, the longer a lender agrees to keep the interest rate “fixed”, the greater the risk to the lender, therefore, in most instances, interest rates on 15 year fixed rate loans are slightly lower than on 20 or 30 year fixed rate loans.

  • 5% down payment required on purchase
  • Minimum credit score – usually 620
  • Post- bankruptcy: can qualify after 4 years
  • Post-foreclosure: can qualify after 7 years
  • Post-shortsale: Can Qualify after 2 years (LTV restrictions may apply