Mortgages

What Happens When a Mortgage Goes to Underwriting?
Mortgages

What Happens When a Mortgage Goes to Underwriting?

Underwriting is the structured process by which financial institutions like banks and lenders determine and price the risk posed by potential borrowers in repaying a mortgage loan. Essentially, it is a systematic and detailed analysis of a borrower’s creditworthiness. The mortgage underwriting process consists of many stages from information gathering […]

How to Become a Mortgage Broker in NZ
Mortgages

How to Become a Mortgage Broker in NZ

What does a Mortgage Broker do? Mortgage brokers are professionals who assist people in purchasing a house or property. Among the many services they provide to a buyer, the mortgage broker will assess their client’s financial situation, discuss their goals, explain the requirements necessary to help achieve the goal, and […]

Reverse Mortgages 101
Mortgages

Reverse Mortgages 101

There are so many mortgage products on the market, it’s hard to keep all of the options straight. Reverse mortgages are one of the options that are a bit of a mystery to most people. This guide will provide an enlightening overview as to what reverse mortgages are, the options […]

How Mortgage Interest Arises
Mortgages

How Mortgage Interest Arises

To get a feel for the development of real estate interest rates, it is important to deal with the refinancing of the mortgage banks. Mortgage banks primarily issue related forms and other forms of borrowing to cover their financing requirements. Banks need to think in the long term A mortgage […]