Citigroup and Bank of America will provide mortgages at discounted
interest rates as part of their efforts to help borrowers with low incomes
or subprime-credit histories.
09-10-2014 Net Worth of Homeowners vs. Renters
In the past 15 years, the net worth of the typical homeowner has
ranged between 31 and 46 tiems that of the net worth of the typical
09-09-2014 Bubble-Era Home Equity Loans are set to Bite
Some 2.5 million homeowners may soon face a shock: The home equity
loans they took out a decade ago, in the credit-flush run-up to the housing
crash, are coming due.
09-08-2014 Red Flags When Buying a Home
Oh, those crafty sellers, disguising the deferred maintenance of their
homes! We're not saying they'll lie, but if they can get away with
selling the house and not having to spend thousands of dollars...
Mortgage rates hovered at their lowest levels of the year for the third
straight week this week, according to a survey published Thursday
by Freddie Mac.
09-01-2014 Top Tips for Keeping Home Appliances Humming
Take care of your appliances and they'll cool your house, cook your roasts,
and wash your clothes for years to come.
08-28-2014 Pending Home Sales Pick up in July
Pending home sales rebounded in July and have now risen in four of the
last five months, according to the National Association of Realtors.
08-22-2014 High-end house flipping is soaring
It is dirty, financially risky and potentially dangerous work, but depending
on the current direction of the housing market, it can be hightly