How to Get a Second Mortgage on Your Home?

Answer Many people turn to a second mortgage, also commonly known as a home equity line of credit or home equity loan, when they need to borrow money. The loan can be used for such things as paying off de... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Get a Second Mortgage on Your Home

Can i qualify for a mortgage before i sell my home&satisfy the existing mortgage?

On One Hand: The Hard WayIf your credit history and financial situation are good enough, you can qualify for a mortgage on a second property. This will work just as if you were buying a second home... Read More »

What Do Mortgage Companies Charge When a Home Mortgage Is Paid Off?

Selling or refinancing a home usually involves paying off an existing mortgage. In calculating a payoff, which will satisfy and zero out the balance, all unpaid fees and interest must be included, ... Read More »

Is a home equity mortgage the same as a second mortgage?

Yes, a home equity loan IS a 2nd mortgage.Some people however, consider a "2nd mortgage" to be a closed-end fixed rate lump sum loan. While a "line of credit" is revolving and can be used over and... Read More »

Can a home owners association foreclose on a home in Florida without informing the mortgage company?

Foreclosure is a legal process whereby all interested parties are included, or the foreclosure procedure cannot be completed. If you believe that your association is foreclosing on your title, and ... Read More »