Buydown

Business / Real Estate / Buydown: A financing technique used to reduce the monthly payments for the first few years ofa loan. Funds in the form of discount points are given to the lender by the builder or seller to buy down or lower the effective interest rate paid by the buyer, thus reducing the monthly payments for a set time.

Builder Buydown Loan

Business / Finance / Builder Buydown Loan: A mortgage loan on newly developed property that the builder subsidizes during the early years of the development. The builder uses cash to buy down the mortgage rate to a lower level than the prevail MORE

Buydowns

Business / Finance / Buydowns: Mortgages in which monthly payments consist of principal and interest. During the early part of the loan, portions of these payments are provided by a third party to reduce the borrower's monthly paym MORE

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