Do you want to increase the comfort and enjoyment of your home because you’re planning to be there for the foreseeable future? If your dream home is one renovation away, we’ve got a smart-money tip: Reno & Roll – rolling the cost of your renovation into your mortgage for one easy monthly payment, and then using your prepayment features to pay if off faster.
If you’ve owned your home for a few years, chances are you’ve been building up some nice equity. And with mortgage rates hovering around historic lows, this is a great time to look at rolling the cost of your renovation into your mortgage. In fact, you might find enough interest savings in your new mortgage to help knock down the overall cost.