Tuesday, April 15, 2008

Conventional bank mortgages

Some investors forget that banks are willing to lend money for investing. If you have a good credit record, conventional bank mortgages may be the best option. You can get good and favorable interest rates with a good credit record - the higher the credit score, the lower will be the interest rates. While planning on a single family house, we can apply for residential mortgage, and this automatically has lower interest rates than any other sorts of loans. Some banks will not be willing to lend more than the actual value of the home. In this case, if the home needs major repairs, speak with them about another loan for the balance money you need for this purpose. You should make sure that you shop around – because the rates, fees and terms will vary from lender to lender. The suitable way to do this is to consult with a mortgage broker, who can find the best rates.