Thanksgiving is the time of year we gather around the dinner table to feast on turkey, stuffing and apple pie. Amidst the feast we share with family and friends, it is also time to reflect on the...
Working with the right agent can deliver big benefits for buyers and sellers alike.
After the down payment hurdle is cleared, mortgage payments tend to be lower than rent.
One good measure of affordability is this: How much of your paycheck do you spend on housing every month? Experts have traditionally pegged 30% as an optimal amount — people who spend more than...
The key to restoring prosperity in America can be tied directly to the boosting the middle class.
Boomerang buyers who experienced a foreclosure or short sale during the housing crisis seven years ago may now be eligible to buy a home, but preparation to become an owner again is needed.
All is not well in the land of homebuilders. The National Association of Realtors® pending home sales index fell 2.3% to a seasonally adjusted reading of 106.8 in September, down from 109.3 in August.
Buying a home is likely the biggest purchase you’ll ever make, and doing your homework before deciding to buy or rent is key. While renting has fewer responsibilities, homeownership, including...
If renting has started to seem lame, it may be time to start picturing yourself as a homeowner.
It’s natural to feel a little apprehensive when making a major purchase, but home buying shouldn’t scare you out of your wits.