Are property taxes included in a mortgage payment?

Answer When you take out a home mortgage you may opt to have your property taxes added into your payments. The annual property tax is divided into 12 separate amounts and added to your monthly mortgage bi... Read More »

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If a property management company doesn't have a renter for a property who is responsible for the mortgage payment The property management company or the landlord?

That is correct. The landlord is responsible for the mortgage payment as the investment property is ultimately his (name on the deed). And I also agree with the advice given below. A competent and ... Read More »

Is the mortgage interest paid to acquire a property included in the depreciation basis?

If you agree to pay back interest that the seller currently owes on the property as part of the property acquisition, you should include interest paid on behalf of the seller in your basis for prop... Read More »

Are property taxes tied into your mortgage?

If your mortgage has an escrow account, your property taxes are paid by the mortgage company. The monthly installment for the property taxes is included in your monthly mortgage payment. However, i... Read More »

When Buying a Home Do Mortgage Companies Consider Property Taxes?

When you apply for a mortgage, the lender looks at your income, your debt, your current financial obligations and your credit history, all with the purpose of answering one question: Will this pers... Read More »