What are points?I know very little about the process of buying a home or mortgages. I'm am exploring the internet now to learn a little more about it before I go to a banker&a real estate agent. I keep seeing something to do with the mortgages called, "points". Some of them come with points & others don't. What are points?January 01 2009 - Rohnert Park00YesReport a ProblemProblemSelect oneOffensive contentIrrelevant contentSpam (pure self-promotion)OtherDetailsYour emailPlease enter a valid email address.Submit CancelContent flaggedWe will review this content. Thanks for helping make the site more useful to everyone. To learn more, read Zillow's Good Neighbor Policy.We're sorry. This service is temporarily unavailable. Please come back later and try again.