Are property taxes tied into your mortgage?

Answer 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 »

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Are property taxes included in a mortgage payment?

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 »

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 »

Do real estate taxes have to be escrowed into a mortgage?

Many mortgage programs and lenders require borrowers to escrow their real estate tax payment with their monthly mortgage payment, such as FHA or high loan-to-value mortgages. However, some lenders ... Read More »

Can a sibling of a deceased parent move into the property and continue to pay off the mortgage until the estate is settled?

Being an older sister isn't always the best because older siblings are generally expected to be a positive role model for their younger siblings. If you feel you are being unfair and your older sis... Read More »