How to Get the Best Mortgage Rate


Ready to swap your apartment key for a key to your first home? One task you'll need to add to your to-do list is applying for a mortgage. Before taking this step, you should make a few moves to make sure you get the best mortgage rate possible. A lower rate means a lower monthly payment, and the lower your monthly payment, the more money you will have for other goals, like paying down your debt or traveling to exciting locations. Check out the factors that influence your mortgage rate and what you can do about them.