This free mortgage calculator lets you estimate your monthly house payment, including principal and interest, taxes, insurance and PMI.
The interest rate is the amount a lender charges a borrower and is a percentage of the principal—the amount loaned. The interest rate on a loan is typically noted on an annual basis known as the annual percentage rate.
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