Real Estate Financing and Investing/Online: Helpful Web Sites
Here are some helpful Web sites that will assist homeowners interested in refinancing their mortgages and other matters:
Lists the 100 most visited real estate Web sites. It also provides general information in its real estate and mortgage reading rooms-plus payment calculators.
A large online-only mortgage bank. It hopes that homebuyers will choose to apply for and close a loan online.
Submit your information and within 24 hours you will receive bids from four lenders interested in making your loan.
Rates for mortgages, credit cards, car loans and home equity loans, articles and tips on refinancing, online loan shopping.
Links to more mortgage, credit and financial Web sites than you`ll know what to do with.
Search mortgage companies, credit card rates.
Financial calculators, refinancing, first-time buyers.
Clearinghouse for loan rates by region, rates for borrowers with poor credit, tracking ARM indexes, calculators.
Rates, reference materials, calculators and a mortgage chat room.
Frequently asked questions, definition of terms and info about escrows.
Answers questions concerning buying a home.
Sites are popping up on the Web to help people put a price tag on their home. Here is a look at three sites.
It provides a free estimate of a home. All a person has to do is enter an address and out pops a value, as well as recent sales of surrounding homes.
For a fee, you can get a concise report on a property`s value, recent sales, and a risk analysis of which properties will lose value.
A new site that claims to give a three-year forecast of a home`s value for free. Some experts are skeptical such a thing is even possible.