Mortgage Terminology 101

    Once you start getting involved in the process of buying a home you’re going to hear a lot of lending terms you may have never heard before. We’ve created a finance glossary as well as the ongoing list of mortgage terms below as a reference for you.

  • 2nd Trust Deed
  • DTI (debt-to-income)
  • Escrow
  • Gift funds
  • Hard Money
  • HOA
  • Points
  • Portfolio lender
  • Reserves
  • Seasoning
  • Secondary market
  • Subordination
  • Supplemental taxes
  • Title insurance
  • Tri-bureau credit report
  • Wholesale Lender