Mortgage Calculator

Try it out here

Use the helpful® mortgage calculator, on eLesor, to estimate mortgage payments, including principal and interest, taxes, PMI and insurance, quickly and easily.

More Headlines

Read full story

I’m a 75-year-old financially secure widow. Would it be a mistake to move in with my daughter and son-in-law?

'My daughter wants to build a home with two master suites. I have more than enough money for a down payment.'

Read full story

Even as interest rates tread water, the housing market could get a second wind

For over two months now, interest rates have barely budged, remaining well below 3%.

Read full story

Hollywood Superagent Ari Emanuel Selling Brentwood Home for $25.9M

The Hollywood superagent Ari Emanuel has left the building. The long-time Los Angeles home of the agent and his former wife, Sarah Hardwick Addington, has come on the market for $25.9 million.

Read full story

My son is an unemployed, disabled 36-year-old who couch-surfs with friends. Should I use my inheritance to help him buy a home?

'I believe in a living inheritance. Giving some money to my kids before I'm gone so I can see the benefits they are getting from it.'

Read full story

Everything you need to know about buying land and building a house from scratch in Chile

The ins and outs of buying land in a foreign country are complex, and Chile is no exception.

Read full story

My mother passed her condo onto me through a quitclaim process before she died. Do I owe any taxes on it?

'I was told by my income tax preparer that she should have paid some kind of a tax. But she never filed income taxes for years as she was not required to because of her low income.'

Read full story

Spurred on by the pandemic, more homeowners are selling to iBuyers — avoiding hordes of strangers traipsing around their house

It’s the latest chapter in the real-estate market’s pandemic saga.

Read full story

My wife and I have nearly $600,000 in our investment portfolio. Should we buy a home outright or get a mortgage?

'We think we know where and how much we want to spend on a house, but we don't know how we should buy that house.'

Read full story

Mortgage rates remain near record lows — so why are homebuyer applications falling?

Interest rates have barely budged in recent weeks, extending the opportunity for home buyers to lock in cheap financing.

Read full story

Nicole Richie and Joel Madden Reportedly Buy Beverly Hills Mansion for $10.2M

Nicole Richie and her husband, Joel Madden, have purchased a swanky Beverly Hills estate for $10.15 million, Dirt reported.