Steve Evans

Steve Evans is a freelance writer and editor with close to three decades of experience covering mortgages, business finances and the stock market. He has written for LendingTree, The Washington Post and The New York Times, among many others.

Articles by Steve Evans

Distressed Mortgages Are Waning

Mortgage data shows U.S. housing foreclosures generally on the decline, to the point that they’re not much of a factor in most of the U.S.... read more

What You Need to Know about Commercial Mortgage Refinance

Experienced commercial property investors use refinancing as a tool to unlock equity in their holdings while saving money through lower interest rates on a new... read more

Understanding VA Home Appraisals

Securing a VA mortgage to buy a house requires a VA home appraisal. This protects both the lender and the homebuyer from investing in a... read more

Locking in your VA Mortgage Rate

Locking the interest rate on a VA home loan protects you against any near-term spikes in rates while potentially saving thousands of dollars over the... read more