12 MTA Mortgage
12 MTA Mortgage products flexible. A 12 MTA Mortgage is used on my home and investment property.
An issue for many is in managing income and expenses. Income varies and unplanned expenses come up. Our mortgage payment is our largest expense, and the least flexible. The 12 MTA Mortgage was designed to give you control over your payment. Choose one of four 12 MTA mortgage payment options.
12 MTA Mortgage Minimum Payment A payment is set for 12 or 60 months at a reduced rate. The 12 MTAminimum payment rate for the 12 month option is 1.00% and the 60 month option is 1.90%. This maximizes cash flow and may defer payment of interest allowing flexibility in managing tax deductions. Read about the tax considerations of the 12 MTA mortgage. For concerns over deferred interest, read about the small amount of appreciation required to offset it.
12 MTA Mortgage Interest Only Payment Defer paying principal and improve cash flow.
Fully Amortizing Payment Options You may make a principal and interest payment based on a 30 year or 15 year payment schedule. I have included an 12 MTA Mortgage statement as well.
The 12 MTA mortgage product allows you to choose your index from the 1 month LIBOR or the MTA.
Here is a 10 year average comparison between a 30 year fixed and fully indexed LIBOR, MTA, COFI, and the 1 year Treasury Index. in chart form.
Additional Options If you want the additional security of a fixed payment while taking advantage of the low payment rates, there is also a 5 year fixed payment option. With the 5 year Fixed Payment, you have a fixed minimum payment for five years. You have the four payment options to select from to manage your cash flow. You also may increase the term of your loan from 30 to 40 years lowering your payment even further. LTVs on are available up to 100%!
The Minimum Payment Advantage The example below is based on a $400,000 mortgage. It compares a traditional 30 year fixed rate payment based on the above 10 year average to the minimum payment available on the 12MTA Mortgage again based on the 10 year average. Assumes that the Minimum Payment increases by the maximum 7.5% per year.
30 Fixed Cash Flow Minimum Monthly Savings Annual Savings
Savings over 3 years $52,872
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