I'm a commercial real estate agent in New York City. Even though your credit is very good, you may be able to increase it to 800 to qualify for the lowest interest rates. ... more
Why rent? Is there anyone giving money to rent? Any tax deduction? Rent KEEPS going up in Brooklyn? Own CHEAPER than renting - You are in a fixed i ... more
Amount of credit
History of credit to include length of cr ... more
Do you have a listing available on Trulia so that we know what you are referring to?
Ali, Community Manager
As many others have correctly answered, credit is important but there are many other factors that will also impact your ability to qualify for a mortgage. It is also corr ... more