Home Affordable Foreclosure Alternatives expire 2018

The government’s Making Home Affordable Program, which included the Home Affordable Modification Program (HAMP) and the Home Affordable Foreclosure Alternatives Program (HAFA), was developed in 2009 to help homeowners avoid foreclosure, stabilize the housing market, and improve the overall economy.   Unfortunately, the HAMP program has stopped accepting new applications and servicers stopped offering HAFA … Continue reading Home Affordable Foreclosure Alternatives expire 2018

3 ways (and 1 reason) to refinance a HELOC by Poonkulali Thangavelu

You may not be so happy when the 10th birthday is approaching for your home equity line of credit, or HELOC. If you still owe money on it, you might soon see a spike in your minimum monthly payments. But you can delay the payment increase by refinancing the loan. A home equity line of … Continue reading 3 ways (and 1 reason) to refinance a HELOC by Poonkulali Thangavelu