RATES AND PAYMENTS RESEARCH
Your monthly payment include "PITIA" which means, principle, interest, taxes, insurance and assessments (HOA Dues, ect.)
BUDGETING DECISION TOOLS
Find out if you qualify for a given mortgage and just much you can afford, then create an amortization schedule.
Plug in a high and low figure for a payment and see how it translates to a mortgage.
Save thousands of dollars in interest by increasing your monthly mortgage payment.
Adjustable Rate Mortgages
Determine monthly payments and the effective interest rate (APR) for an ARM.
Discover how much in interest you will save if you make 1/2 of your mortgage payment every two weeks instead of making a full mortgage payment once a month.
Mortgage Tax Savings
Estimate the tax savings you'll realize by deducting interest and property tax payments.
Analysis For Renters
Tax Savings for Renters
Find out how much someone currently renting can save in taxes this year if they decide to purchase a home.
Rent vs. Buy
Factor in things such as interest, property taxes, tax savings, appreciation, opportunity costs, closing costs, and selling costs to see the real difference in renting versus buying.
Based on your current rent, find out how much of a mortgage you could afford.
Refinance Savings and Break-even
Should you refinance your mortgage? Use this calculator to determine what your new payment will be, how much you'll save in interest and when you will break even.
Consolidate and Refinance
Should you consolidate a first and second mortgage into a single mortgage?