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Bad Credit Lender Loan Mortgage

Bad credit lender loan mortgage refers to financial services offered to borrowers who have poor credit. With today's credit crisis few mortgage lenders approve loans or refinancing to borrowers with low credit scores. Many individuals who want to buy a house are unable to do so because they cannot obtain financing.

Bad credit lender loan mortgage providers can help people with poor credit, low income or no down payment, obtain a mortgage loan. However, there are strings attached. Bad credit lenders always charge higher interest rates and closing fees than traditional lenders. The good news is, interest rates are at an all-time low. Paying higher rates can still yield an affordable payment.

Financial experts suggest shopping around for bad credit lenders to compare interest rates, closing costs, and pre-payment penalties. Once you find suitable mortgage lenders, conduct research online to determine the lender's reputation.

Most people are painfully aware of the subprime lending fiasco. Millions of borrowers were suckered into obtaining mortgage loans on over-priced real estate. I can't tell you how many people I have talked with who purchased a home they couldn't afford using subprime lenders. When their balloon payment became due, they were financially unprepared and quickly became delinquent on their mortgage note.

These unscrupulous lending practices are the reason countless Americans are facing foreclosure and filing bankruptcy. Many lenders are now forced into engaging in short sales in order to liquidate non-performing loans.

If you're going to buy a home the last thing you want to do is lose it to foreclosure. Take time to research the credibility of bad credit lenders before signing a mortgage loan. Otherwise, you could end up being a foreclosure statistic and further damage your less-than-perfect credit.

In many states it has become cheaper to rent than buy. If you are unable to contribute at least 20-percent toward the purchase of a home, consider renting affordable housing while repairing your credit and building a savings account.

Obtaining financing from bad credit lenders is not the only option for purchasing property. Many landlords are willing to engage in rent-to-own or seller carry back agreements. Check out all options to determine which makes the most economic sense for your situation.

One of my favorite real estate resources is CREOnline.com. This website offers a wide variety of creative financing techniques and an active forum where buyers, sellers and investors network and share information.

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