Sales of previously owned U.S. homes held steady in August after a stretch of weakness in the housing market.
Interest rates for home loans appear to be climbing again, and that may in fact be what's getting borrowers back to their brokers — fear that rates could move significantly higher in the coming months.
Many flood safety tips concentrate on what you can do to prevent one, but the most immediate concern for those who are in the path of rising waters is what to do to remain safe, protect others, and maybe even safeguard their cherished things at that very moment.
The big gains in home values over the last two years are starting to slow down, but U.S. homeowners are still reaping the rewards.
VA loans, for those eligible, are the ideal option when coming to the closing table with as little as possible is a primary goal.