Mortgage 101

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ARM vs Fixed Rate Mortgage

What is the difference between an Adjustable Rate Mortgage (ARM) and a Fixed Rate Mortgage? Learn more about ARMs and Fixed Rate Mortgages with Newrez!

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Escrow FAQs

Escrow, also known as an impound account, acts like a savings account managed by your mortgage provider.

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What to Expect from Your VA Loan in 2021

From 0 down to limited closing costs, the VA Loan offers many benefits. Learn more here!

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Mortgage Rate Alert: Rates Climb Above 3 Percent

Freddie Mac reported this week that the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 3.02% for the week ending June 24. It’s the first time in ten weeks that the benchmark rate has risen above 3%.

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Inflation is Coming – Here’s What You Need to Know

All signs point towards inflation. Learn about what is causing price hikes in 2021 and how it can both benefit and hurt consumers.

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Mortgage Commitment Letter FAQs

Many borrowers confuse a mortgage prequalification, preapproval, and a commitment letter.

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Money Mistakes

Learn some of the most common money mistakes and ways to avoid them to save yourself some heartache along the way.

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Mortgage Rates Are Going Up – You May Want to Act Now

With rates on the rise, refinancing is becoming more and more important. Learn why you should refinance soon. Get started on your refinance with Newrez today.

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What Not to Do Between Application and Closing

Learn about what to avoid while your mortgage application is processing. From big purchases to large deposits, many things can impact your mortgage.

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Understanding the Basics of Home Equity

It’s important to understand the basics of how home equity works and how it can help you.

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