Residential Mortgages



 



Welcome to Lawshelf’s video-course on residential mortgages. This course covers the concepts, documents and regulations that are important to transactions wherein land is used to secure a purchase loan. It discusses disclosures, document execution, closing procedure, consumer protection laws, default and foreclosure. This is an intermediate-level course and it is recommended that the viewer take LawShelf’s course entitled “Real Estate Transactions” before this one.

The course begins with the mortgage application process, including steps buyers should take to prepare themselves for the mortgage application process. We’ll also look at common mortgage features, including those of various types of mortgages, such as fixed-rate, adjustable-rate and balloon-payment mortgages. We’ll also look at second mortgages and home equity loans.



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Common Real Estate Finance Methods - Module 1 of 5


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Mortgage Execution: Recording Requirements, Documentation, and Closing Procedures - Module 2 of 5


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Consumer Protection and Equal Opportunity in Real Estate Lending - Module 3 of 5


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The Subprime Mortgage Crisis: Causes and Lessons Learned-Module 4 of 5


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Mortgage Default and Foreclosure-Module 5 of 5


Final Exam only needs to be taken by those seeking to earn the Digital Badge credentials for this course.