An adjustable mortgage is one whose rate of interest is adjusted periodically to reflect market conditions. If rates are low or if you only plan on staying in your home for a short time, this is the right loan to consider.
If you’re looking for monthly mortgage payments that stay the same throughout the life of the loan, the 30-year fixed mortgage is a great choice.
Want to own your home outright faster? Consider shorter-term fixed programs that meet your needs and save thousands of dollars in interest payments. As with the 30-Year program, your principle and interest will stay the same throughout the life of the loan. The shorter the term, the more money you will save.
An FHA loan gives you a government-insured loan with flexible choices. You may opt for the security of a fixed rate or the versatility of an FHA 5-year Adjustable Mortgage.
Unlike other options, VA loans are available at either as a fixed program or as ARM mortgages – and never include monthly insurance (PMI). A VA loan is guaranteed by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and is designed to offer long-term financing to eligible American veterans or their surviving spouses.
If you need a loan amount that is above the limits of a conforming loan, a Jumbo loan (aka non-conforming loan) may be your best choice.
The USDA loan program is designed to help provide low- and moderate-income homebuyers the opportunity to purchase safe and sanitary housing in eligible rural areas.