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mortgage
American English: /ˈmɔrɡɪdʒ/
British English: /ˈmɔːɡɪdʒ/

Translation of mortgage in Spanish:

noun

  • (charge)
    (loan)
    préstamo (masculine) or crédito (masculine) hipotecario
    to pay off a mortgage
    terminar de pagar una hipoteca
    redimir una hipoteca [formal]
    we've paid off the mortgage on the house
    hemos terminado de pagar la hipoteca or el préstamo or el crédito de la casa
    mortgage on somethingto take out a mortgage on a property
    hipotecar una propiedad
    we've taken out a second mortgage on the house
    hemos rehipotecado la casa
    (before noun) mortgage arrears
    atrasos (masculine plural) en el pago de la hipoteca
    mortgage loan
    préstamo (masculine) hipotecario
    mortgage payment
    pago (masculine) de la hipoteca
    Example sentences
    • I own my home with a small amount outstanding on the mortgage.
    • The standard policy reduces the amount covered as the mortgage is paid off so it is cheaper than a level term, which is one constant sum assured for the life of the policy.
    • Much of the sharp rise is being driven by rising house prices, with more than €1 billion in mortgages borrowed each month.

transitive verb

  • (house/land)
    they've mortgaged the country's future
    han hipotecado el futuro del país
    Example sentences
    • During this time her brother-in-law mortgaged the property, without her knowledge, as security for his own debts, and when he defaulted on the repayments, the bank sought possession of the property.
    • Hjorten and Fuller went without salaries for the project's first year and financed the company by mortgaging their property and by taking on credit-card debt.
    • Mr. Aarts mortgaged this property to provide part of the funds used to purchase the home.

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