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Can my parents make me a mortgage loan?

Trying to buy a house. Have money for a down payment, but I'm self-employed and was turned down for a traditional loan. My parents are willing to lend me the money I'd need for the balance, and have me pay them back with interest, รก la a mortgage loan. Is this doable? [more inside]
posted by toomuchkatherine on Jun 5, 2014 - 12 answers

Real Estate & Mortgages in Boston

I'm having a really hard time finding a reputable mortgage broker. The property is in Boston, MA, but I'm willing to work with someone in another state. The most important thing is that they're not slimy or condescending. Can you recommend someone in my area? Anyone to avoid?
posted by barnone on Feb 26, 2013 - 6 answers

Divest or encourage me with my fantasy!

Lickety-split, down and dirty house-buying advice needed. [more inside]
posted by mibo on May 29, 2012 - 15 answers

got any advice on a refi for a not-too-tragic 30-year-fixed mortgage?

Is there a way to refinance my mortgage under the Making Home Affordable Program (a.k.a. HARP), or should I just give up & save my energy? [more inside]
posted by apostrophe on Apr 7, 2010 - 4 answers

Are FHA loans ok for older homes?

I'm selling my home. I have an offer on the table, but my realtor seems a little cautious about it because it's an FHA loan. Should I be concerned about accepting the offer since my home is older? [more inside]
posted by donnagirl on May 19, 2009 - 20 answers

What happened to PMI?

Why hasn't private mortgage insurance (PMI) softened the blow of the real estate implosion? [more inside]
posted by GatorFan2000 on Apr 6, 2009 - 14 answers

What does it take to get a 'rehab' mortgage to purchase a building?

What does it take to get a 'rehab' mortgage to purchase a building? [more inside]
posted by geos on Dec 8, 2007 - 0 answers

How can I estimate what the mortgage payment on a commercial building loan will be?

How can I estimate what the mortgage payment on a commercial building loan will be? [more inside]
posted by ignignokt on Dec 4, 2006 - 7 answers

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