Option ARM & Adjustable Rate Mortgage Loans
a great rate on an option ARM in Hawaii.We can also refinance
your current Mortgage. Apply
call one of our Hawaii brokers at 855-529-5222
adjustable rate mortgage and Option ARM loans generally
begin with an interest rate that is 2-3 percent below a
comparable fixed rate mortgage and could allow you to buy
a more expensive home. Adjustable Rate Mortgages (ARMs)
have become one of the most popular and effective tools
for helping some prospective homebuyers achieve their dream
of homeownership. Developed during a time of high interest
rates that kept many people out of the housing market, the
ARM offers lower initial rates by sharing the future risk
of higher rates between borrower and lender.
- An adjustable
rate mortgage (ARM) is often less expensive than a fixed-rate
- A great
mortgage loan for short term ownership (three to seven
is always available if your financial situation changes
interest rate changes at specified intervals (for example,
every year) depending on changing market conditions; if
interest rates go up, your monthly mortgage payment will
go up, too. However, if rates go down, your mortgage payment
will drop also.
are also mortgages that combine aspects of fixed and adjustable
rate mortgages - starting at a low fixed-rate for seven
to ten years, for example, then adjusting to market conditions.
Ask your mortgage professional about these and other special
kinds of mortgages that fit your specific financial situation.
adjustable rate mortgage, variable rate mortgage or floating
rate mortgage is a loan where the interest on mortgage is
periodically adjusted based on an mortgage index and this
is done to ensure a steady margin for the lender, whose own
cost of funding will usually be related to the index. Payments
made by the borrower may change over time with the changing
interest They can be used where unpredictable interest rates
make fixed rate loans difficult to obtain.
loan is characterized
by its index and limitations on charges (caps on loans). In
many countries, adjustable rate mortgages are the norm, and
in such places, may simply be referred to as mortgages.
added benefit of this type of loan is that every month when
your loan re-amotizes, the payment is calucated only on the
the prenciap that is left on the loan, thus paying your mortgage
off faster is easier to do if you make extra payments. Many
investors or person in high commisioned jobs usually preffer
the adjustable rate mortgage as they can make extra payments
into the loan and aquiring equity faster since the pricipal
payments are more easily payed down.
can be an excellent choice of financing under certain conditions,
such as rising income expectations, high interest rates, and
short-term homeownership. But because payments and interest
rates can increase, either steadily or irregularly, homebuyers
considering this kind of mortgage need to have the income
to keep up with all possible rate and/or payment changes.
are also loans that combine aspects of fixed and ARMS - starting
at a low fixed-rate for seven to ten years, for example, then
adjusting to market conditions.
professionals in the mortgage lending industry, we've built
our reputation on providing outstanding service to our clients.
That means you can count on us to always look out for your
best interests and to keep you informed throughout every step
of the lending process. Please do not hesitate to call if
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