# Questions tagged [amortization]

any question related to the amortization of loan. Also refered to as EMI or repayment schedule

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### Remaining Balance Formula for Actual/360 and Actual/Actual Accrual Methods

Is there a concise formula for calculating the remaining balance of a loan with actual/360 and actual/actual accruals? I know for 30/360 amortizations, the remaining balance is just the FV of the ...
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### Formula for time taken to pay off loan with annual interest and monthly repayments

I am trying to find how to work out the period of time it will take to pay off a loan. There are plenty of online calculators out there but I cannot find the formula they use. I want to recreate the ...
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### What is a fair way to split the profits for a co-owned property?

Seeking out some financial guidance... My partner and I recently purchased a home with my sister and brother-in-law. All spaces will be shared with the exception of bedrooms. We will be meeting with ...
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### How much to amortize if purchased sometime mid-year for the tax year an intangible asset?

If my SMLLC purchased an intangible asset (say a domain name for \$3000) in the middle of the year (say March X, 2021), assuming we use a 15-year straight-line depreciation, can I amortize the entire ...
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### Loan Amortization with first payment period less than others

I'm trying to make loan amortization schedule where Interest rate is calculated on the exact period dates. (installment dates taking into account weekends and public holidays) and with the first ...
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### Interest and principal line-item amounts for seasonal mortgage

I'm working with this question: Seasonal Loan Amortization. I wondered if someone could elaborate how to calculate the principal and interest portions of the payments when they are paid. The article ...
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### Is the principle payment in an amortization schedule the amount that goes towards how much of the house you own?

When I first learned of amortization schedules I was confused by the division of payments into "interest" and "principle". I think I get it now: isn't it that the principle payment ...
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### How are fractional cents handled when bank create a loan payment schedule

I am working on developing my own loan payments schedule generator and I have a question regarding how fraction cents For example, this load: Principal: \$10,000 Interest: 5% per year Period: 48 ...
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### 'principal balance' vs 'outstanding balance'

Is 'principal balance' same as 'Outstanding Balance'? My understanding is - In amortisation schedule, Outstanding balance gets reduced according to 'principal' portion of your monthly payment. After 6 ...
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### What is the typical compounding/amortized period on US mortgage loans

In a different question it is stated that Mortgages are compounded .. 12 times a year in the USA Is this true or just applicable to that question? I am looking at a site where it explains how to ...
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### How does depreciation deduction work in mortgages?

Home investors are said to be concerned that the depreciation deductions exceed mortgage amortization. This is because the depreciation remains flat but the amount of amortization rises, albeit slowly,...
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### Paying USD 1000 towards the principal on my mortgage

I bought a home worth 200,000 paid 20% down, my interest rate is 4%, 30 yr fixed Remaining Loan 160,000. Initially, lets say I pay around 1000 USD (200 toward my principal and 800 towards my interest)....
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### When I capitalize amortization table, the present value doesn't equal the sum of PV or the XNPV

How is it that when I capitalize an amortization table, the present value doesn't equal the sum of PV or the XNPV formula of all the future payments? If I capitalize the future payments with the same ...
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### Refinance Cost is high

I got 30 years loan for 232K two years ago with interest rate of 4.25% and now I am planning to refinance again for 15 years. Financial company mentioned they can provide interest of 2.85% but the ...
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### How does paying extra on my mortgage affect my amortization schedule?

I am a first time home buyer and have some spare cash after my home purchase to pay forward quite a bit of money (cash was not available during actual purchase, so, no, I could not have put it towards ...
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### “Negative Amortization” Terminology

I want to better understand the term "negative amortization". For example, in the Graduated Payment Mortgage (GPM), people often say it usually has negative amortization as the loan balance increases ...
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### Mortgage: Floating rate loan tenure extension on rate increase

I am trying to figure out how my bank has implemented re-pricing on my floating rate home loan. The original home loan was for an amount of ₹ 48 lakhs (₹ 4.8 Mn) at an annual rate of interest (RoI) ...
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### Do extra mortgage payments typically go directly towards principal?

I have a 30 year mortgage and I'd like to make extra payments each month to speed up the amortization schedule. I thought this would be better than taking out a 15 year mortgage as it gives me some ...
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### Buy 1 bed flat via private sell (Edinburgh, UK) - opportunity?

I am renting a flat (1 bed + box room) with my partner in 'central' Edinburgh. We pay £675 pcm. Our landlady wants to sell it urgently and she asks for £160,000. She is keen to sell it to us. A ...
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### Future balance of loan balance [duplicate]

I would like to know if there is a formula that could tell me the future balance of a loan. For example, if I have a loan of 10,000 at 6% for 5 years and I do the amortization it brings that the ...
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### How do I calculate APR from monthly instalments?

I have been given a quote for a car loan in Thailand. I want to calculate the APR but am not sure how. (All of the tools and explanations I’ve seen are going in the other direction, from a percentage ...
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### Does the amortizing payment on a loan depend on whether interest is calculated daily or monthly?

Assume two banks offer a \$100,000 mortgage at 6% annual interest for 30 years with payments due monthly. One bank assumes each month has 30 days. The other bank uses the actual number of days in ...
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### Formula for previous months interest payment and balance - Reverse Amortization

I am trying to resolve an issue I am having where a system calculated incorrect additional payments on a loan for a couple of months, resulting in the new current balance being incorrect. I want to ...
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### how to find flat rate of interest per annum and month if we have given reducing rate of interest or loan amount and tenure?

For example: For loan amount 500000 for 5 years at the rate of 12% (reducing interest rate), EMI is 11,122.22 per month Here 12% reducing is equivalent to flat 6.69% per annum or flat 0.55% per month. ...
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### Calculating Interest with Compute Method as Canadian - Semiannual

i'm trying to validate a software Interest Calculation. The defaults given are as followed. Interval: Monthly Nominal Annual Rate: 10% Disbursal Amount: \$500,000 Disbursal Date 01/01/2018 Payment ...
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### Mortgage principal reduction

For a 30-year mortgage that started less than a year ago, how much will the monthly payment be after making an additional \$100,000 payment towards the principal? The mortgage currently has a balance ...
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### How to calculate payment and accrued interest on a mortgage when one payment missed (D30)?

How is the interest and principal payment calculated when mortgage has already missed one payment? Are the new payments calculated off the new balance (non-amortized balance) or the original scheduled ...
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### How to calculate EMI for Quarterly, Half yearly and Annual payments and generate amortization schedule?

I am a software engineer by profession. I am a newbie to finance. I am trying to create a loan amortization schedule. I have the formula for EMI= P*(r*(1+r)^n)/((1+r)^n)-1. How to apply it for ...
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### How to calculate interest on Monthly Effective loans where duration greater than compounding

I have an amortization software and trying to manually calculate the interest accrued it calculated. The Key values are: Compounding: Monthly Nominal Annual Rate: 10% Day Count: 365 Principal: 500,...
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### Partially vs. Fully Amortized Loan

Isn't the article beneath wrong to interpret a Fully Amortized Loan as a loan with 7 years maturity? Isn't the correct comparator a Fully Amortized Loan with 30 years maturity, and 30 years ...
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### Disposing of hardware item from current assets, is the reduction in assets posted to equity or special loss account?

I'm disposing of an old laptop that is broken and completely unusable. Let's say it was purchased for \$1000 before taxes, already been accounted for in Current Assets since the date of purchase, and ...
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### Calculating Amortization Payment Amount when first payment is early

How can I determine a fixed payment amount for a loan that has an early first payment? Example: Loan Amount: \$100 Interest: 10% Loan Date: January 1st, 2018 First Payment Date: January 15th, ...
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### What is the formula for loan payoff with daily compounded interest and annual payment?

I am trying to get the loan repayment amount for below data : Loan Amount: \$20,412.65 Payments (#): 10 Annual Interest Rate: 2.5% Loan Date: 07/02/2018 First Payment Due: 09/02/2018 (next payment ...
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### How can I amortize 4 rates over a 30 year term?

I've been offered a HELOC modification with the following terms: Beginning balance \$148,148.59, Initial rate and term is 1% for 60 months at a pmt of \$374.60, The 2nd term begins Jan of yr 6, at 2% ...
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### What is the math used to calculate the impact that overpaying a mortgage has an an amortization table?

I'm in the classic 'pay extra on the house vs invest' argument with my partner (not the subject of this question) and I'm trying to understand what exactly happens when I pay extra on a mortgage. I ...
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### Credit Card Amortization via Principal-Only Payments

On a home loan amortization schedule, I can make the monthly payment and add the principal-only owing for the "next" payment along with it, and avoid paying the interest for that next month, which ...
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### How do equity, amortization, and market value factor into net profit on a sold house?

TL;DR: If I buy my first house at \$500k using an FHA loan, and I want to eventually buy a \$1MM home (with a conventional 20%-down loan), how do I calculate the time at which the sale of my first ...
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### What's an easy way to create a floating amortization loan? [duplicate]

When dealing with a mortgage company, paying off a loan is quite simple. Now everything is online and most of the times you can pay more than the minimum payment each time. Each month the interest ...
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### I own the condo but not the (13 year old) mortgage. What should I do?

This was my mother's home in Florida. She died and left it to me via ladybird deed. It has about \$40,000 equity. I have been paying the mortgage out of my bank account for years - since long before ...
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### How to calculate the payments going into interest and principal on a reverse amortization loan?

I'm trying to figure out the relative amount of the payments that are going towards interest and principal each period with a loan in which you pay more towards principal in the beginning and have it ...
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### Calculating Interest Accrued for a late payment

I'm trying to calculate the interest accrued on my amortization schedule manually. I can calculate it fine if payments are exactly one month apart but this payment is More than 1 month apart. This ...
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### Calculating Interest Accrued With an Uneven Interval

I'm trying to calculate the interest accrued on my amortization schedule manually. I can calculate it fine if payments are exactly one month apart but this payment is less than 1 month apart. Last ...
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### How to calculate APR for a fixed rate loan due before amortization end date?

I need help with the following question for a homework assignment related to finding the APR for an investment class. Here's the question: Calculate the APR for a \$500000 fixed rate loan amortized ...
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### Income statement- amortization and depreciation

I am teaching myself financial modelling and I am looking at income statements. I have come across tutorials that calculate EBITDA through the calculation: Gross profit - SG&A Underneath the ...
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### Calculating amortisation payment amount, where first payment date differs from loan start date

I'm trying to reproduce the schedule, but I cant seem to get the same Payment and Interest for each month. The tricky part here is that the Loan start date is 9 Feb 2017 but the first payment is only ...
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### Term loan overpayment options: applied to principal, or…?

Twice in my life now (as of yesterday) I've found myself in a very confusion situation after having made higher-than-scheduled payments on a term loan for an extended period of time. The first time, ...
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### How do I calculate the principal paid down on a mortgage?

I'm looking for an equation to find out the current principal on a mortgage. I have the following variables: n periods monthly payment amount interest rate of mortgage I'd like to know how much I'd ...
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### Calculate an even payment loan with a irregular first term

How can I determine a fixed payment amount for a loan that has an irregular first term? Loan Amount: 1000. Term 12 months. Interest rate 10% annual. Loan date 9/1. First payment 10/1. Payments are ...