Self-initiated, open source
Mortgage is complicated and full of unfamiliar concepts. While there are plenty of resources online—e.g. calculators, articles, glossaries, videos—I couldn't yet find a beginner-friendly and ad-free collection, so I decided to build one.
Mortgage glossary with fuzzy search
A variety of mortgage calculators with visual charts
- Basic mortgage calculator
- Affordability calculator
- Amortization schedule calculator
Create "Mortgage fundamentals" visual content as a resource
Add other useful calculator modules
Edit glossary entries
Expand "Additional resources"
Dynamic calculation of basic inputs: largely based on https://www.bankrate.com/calculators/mortgages/mortgage-calculator.aspx
Calculating affordability based on multiple factors: largely based on https://www.vertex42.com/Calculators/home-affordability-calculator.html
Amortization schedule calculator
Calculating amortization schedule based on basic inputs: largely based on https://www.bankrate.com/calculators/mortgages/amortization-calculator.aspx
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