Option ARM Mortgage
The option ARM mortgage can be an interesting option for
you. It will allow you to choose from one of many different
The option ARM can really assist you in bill management a
lot better than some of the other loans that are available.
The option ARM is set up to appeal to people who are
looking for short term ownership and want flexible monthly
This is one of the best options out there for people who
are looking to buy property, fix it up a bit, and then sell
it at a nice profit.
One of the best benefits of the option ARM mortgage is that
more people can qualify for it than some other loans will
It has a nice, low introductory payment rate so you have
much smaller payments initially. There are a couple of
payment plans you can choose from that can really help you
pay off your loan as fast as possible.
The minimum payment method keeps your payments very low for
the first year and keeps the interest at the initial rate.
The catch is, after that year is up, your payments go up
dramatically. After that first year, if you continue to
make the minimum payment only, it might not even cover the
This can be a shock for people who don't meet their sale
deadline or just didn't listen to the broker very well.
There is also an interest only payment plan. This keeps
your interest from being deferred back to the principal but
the payments change each month depending on the current
This type of plan isn't available if it will be cheaper
than the minimum payment method though.
Option ARM mortgages all have many different programs
available for you so make sure you ask your lender or real
estate agent lots of questions if you choose this route.