Articles on Mortgage

Should you save more money in retirement or clear your mortgage?

Reader JW was wondering if clearing a mortgage or investing the money instead makes more sense. This age-old question also applies to if you are […]

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Should you rent or buy a home? The aftermath.

I discuss my decision of deciding to buy a home versus rent forever.

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Buying versus Renting versus Mortgaging

So here are all my numbers. The place I end up buying will be a condo, which means I need to pay taxes and condo fees […]

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Is a mortgage a form of savings?

An excellent discussion emerged from my post about whether or not debt should be part of your budget, and that is: Is your mortgage a […]

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You can’t afford that house if you need to find a paying tenant

Pretty self-explanatory no? I don’t know what keeps me interested in watching HGTV when people on there are so clearly clueless at times about what […]

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What it costs to buy a home versus renting one

Obviously as I don’t own a home, these are just estimations based on mortgage calculators I found online, and notes from other sites put into […]

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Would you buy a home with a friend?

So I was watching Property Virgins the other day (What?! Just because I don’t want to buy a home doesn’t mean I am not interested..), […]

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