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Understanding Temporary Buydowns in Mortgage Financing

Learn all about temporary buydowns, a popular financing method offered by lenders to lower the interest rate of a loan for a specific period. This article explains how temporary buydowns work, including the buydown deposit, buydown escrow account, and buydown subsidy payment. Additionally, it covers the benefits of buydowns for mortgage lenders, borrowers and sellers and outlines the different types of buydowns available. It also explores relevant rules and regulations governing buydowns and includes an extensive frequently asked questions section.



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