Mortgages are investments for mortgagees (lenders) they can be a curse for mortgagors (borrowers). Some mortgages are simply highly charged emotional debt traps for consumers. After all, if your car were heavily leveraged you might sell it and walk for a while, but selling your house means you have nowhere to live.
The stakes have changed in the world of mortgages, qualifying rules are more challenging, and an increasing number of consumers are being forced to apply for second tier and non-conventional mortgages. Non-conventional mortgages can be very risky propositions for borrowers. Shady characters can be found in every profession, some play very close to the line […]