If you've ever been dazed and confused by home financing options, or just wanted a handy resource for mortgage tips to help you save money and improve your financial situation, help is here.

In the Lending Café, NewRez's Loan Advisors offer their advice and insights into the complex world of mortgage lending-to make things simpler for you. No financial jargon here, just straight talk in simple layperson's terms. Stop by our blog often for information on all things mortgage related. We hope you find the Lending Café a helpful resource that helps you make the best decisions regarding your own mortgage needs. At the Lending Café, you'll have to supply your own cup of coffee, but we'll supply plenty of food for thought.

Mortgage 101: Lingo You Need to Know

If you intend to buy a home in the near future, a mortgage is probably part of your plan. This special type of loan makes homeownership a reality for most Americans, who otherwise couldn't afford to make a purchase of that size.