Paying off your mortgage early can save you serious time and money, but there are other things that you need to consider before you start marking extra payments.
Bill Gassett has been in the real estate industry for nearly 35 years. He presently works for RE/MAX Executive Realty in Hopkinton Massachusetts. He is an accomplished writer who has written for numerous prestigious financial and real estate sites including The National Association of Realtors, Inman, RISMedia, Credit Sesame, ASHI and now Debt.com. Bill enjoys empowering people to make the best decisions possible when it comes to real estate and finances.
Putting up earnest money when you make an offer to buy a home can help ensure you get the home of your dreams. Learn what earnest money is and how much you need to make a serious offer.
Getting mortgage pre-approval may seem like an extra, but