HARP Refinance: Is it the Right Option for You?

The Home Affordable Refinance Program (HARP) was launched in 2009 with the objective of stimulating the economy by giving refinance to homeowners who have been underwater with their mortgage. It was not hugely successful, so it was modified and re-launched in 2012 as HARP 2.0. Of course, HARP 2.0 has been more successful than its […]

Second Mortgages: How to Refinance Them

Refinancing a second mortgage is typically much easier than refinancing a first mortgage. It can be a great idea for many homeowners, while it can be a mistake for others. You must determine whether or not it will cost you more to refinance in the long run versus staying with your current mortgage, especially if […]