Is there a calculator to show the savings from prepaying my mortgage?

Prepaying your mortgage can be a great way to save a bundle of extra cash over time. Doing so not only saves in interest cost but builds equity faster and also shortens the term of your loan, so you'll own your home free and clear much sooner.

HSH's free, downloadable Homebuyer's Calculator Suite allows for regular or irregular prepayments of principal, and will show you the effect your extra effort will have on your total loan costs and term.

Ask the expert
Keith Gumbinger
Keith Gumbinger
Mortgage Expert
Vice President, HSH.com
About Keith: Mortgage market observer and analyst with 35 years experience... (more)
Submitting your question...

Question received! Check back later to see if your
question gets published.

Q: How many times can I use my VA home loan?
OCT 31, 2019
A:

There are three ways you can restore your VA eligibility so that you can take advantage of it more than once.

Read More
Q: Can my lender ask me why I'm buying a specific home?
NOV 06, 2018
A:

Lenders can ask you why you are buying a specific home because there are different lending rules for different types of properties.

Read More
Q: Does the VA allow "asset depletion" mortgages?
SEP 20, 2018
A:

Can you use private-sector retirement income and savings to help qualify for a VA-backed mortgage?

Read More