Make a Mortgage Research

Mar 3rd, 2014
Business & Finance
Price: $25 USD

Question description

800 – 1,000 words Plus References

  • Find 5 different online mortgage lenders. such as this one (

  • From these 5 lenders, find the following rates, assuming the mortgage payments are made monthly:

    • 10-year (if available) for fixed-rate mortgage

    • 15-year (if available) for fixed-rate mortgage

    • 30-year for fixed-rate mortgage

  • Convert these rates into effective annual rates (EARs).

  • Discuss which rate is actually the cheapest rate.

    • What are 2 things about the sample Web site given above that could be applicable to a consumer or investor?

    • Present the rates in a table. List the quoted rate and EAR rate, the lender, and the maturity of the loan. Show your work for each calculation.

    • What is 1 mistake people make when calculating their mortgage payments? Explain your answer.

    • Based solely on the EAR, which rate is the cheapest? Does this make sense?

    • Why do the different lenders have different rates?

    • Is the difference in rates going to make a huge impact on the cost to the homebuyer? Explain your answer.

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