Yes, we participate in the Guaranteed Rural Housing Loan Program. You do not have to be a first time homebuyer. For additional information regarding this program, contact us at 800-322-8233 or email us. Information is also available on the Rural Housing website.
A point is pre-paid interest and each point is equal to 1% of the amount you borrow. For instance, if you borrow $100,000 with one point, the point will be equal to $1,000. Generally, points are paid at closing. Paying points up-front normally allows you to obtain a lower interest rate.
This insurance protects lenders against loss due to foreclosure or loan default. Mortgage insurance is required on conventional loans with less than a 20% down payment.
In most cases your interest would be fully deductible; however, we recommend that you always consult with your tax advisor for advice pertaining to your individual circumstances.
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