Author: Nneka Madus

In the Market: Benefits of a good credit score

Nneka Madus
Posted by Nneka Madus
Mortgage Market Analyst
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An improvement in your credit score may lower the mortgage rate you could qualify for and thus is one reason you may want to consider refinancing your mortgage.

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In the Market: Prep steps before the mortgage process

Nneka Madus
Posted by Nneka Madus
Mortgage Market Analyst
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Believe me, getting tripped up over a credit report mistake or lack of preparation during the mortgage process is a hassle you can do without.

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In the Market: A mortgage payment strategy to consider

Nneka Madus
Posted by Nneka Madus
Mortgage Market Analyst
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Here’s a popular mortgage money-saving tip: Pay your mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.

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In the Market: Do you settle or keep searching?

Nneka Madus
Posted by Nneka Madus
Mortgage Market Analyst
Father and daughter in an empty room with several moving boxes nearby, looking out the window.

When homes do come up for sale in areas with tight inventories, they may get snapped up quickly.

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