Good Faith Estimate
A written estimate of closing costs which a lender must provide you within three days of submitting an application.
A period of time during which a loan payment may be paid after its due
date but not incur a late penalty. Such late payments may be reported
on your credit report.
Graduated Payment Mortgage (GPM)
A type of flexible-payment mortgage where the payments increase
for a specified period of time and then level off. This type of
mortgage has negative amortization built into it.
For qualifying purposes, the income of the borrower before taxes or expenses are deducted.