Mortgage Glossary

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The voluntary abandonment or surrender of some claim, right, or privilege.
The packaging together of many mortgages for the purpose of selling them in the secondary market, usually by a mortgage banker who has originated the loans.
A promise contained in a contract.
Water Table
Usually defined as the upper-most level at which underground water is normally encountered in a particular area.
Wire Transfer Fee
Wraparound Loan
A loan that includes the remaining balance on an underlying first loan. Instead of having separate first and second mortgages, a wraparound loan has both.