Unconventional Mortgages Make a Comeback …a flavor of mortgage once panned for its role in the housing meltdown a decade ago is making a comeback. These loans, aimed at buyers with unusual circumstances such as those who can’t provide the standard proofs of income, are growing rapidly even as rising interest rates and higher home prices crimp demand for mortgages.
In the 1976 movie, Marathon Man, the character played by Laurence Oliver, tortured a clueless Dustin Huffman and repeatedly asked “Is it safe?” We are asking the same question, is it safe? Has the economy landed on a gorgeous Wakanda filled with stunning people, gourmet food and cool technology? Or, will it blow up on us like the island of