A mortgage is a loan taken out to purchase a home, land or other real property. Mortgages can be up to 40 years in length, with either a fixed rate, a variable rate or a combination of both. A mortgage holds your house and land as collateral. Getting a mortgage is one of the most important financial decision you will ever make.
Understanding the lending process and its terminology is critical to making the best mortgage decision.
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