Next week, government regulators crack back into mortgage reforms that could create hurdles for buyers.
Condos have always been the way to go if you’re looking for a carefree lifestyle, but condo association fees, taxes and insurance costs can end any vacation prematurely. Here’s what you should know.
Home buyers who paid cash and are reeling from buyer’s remorse can now turn to delayed financing, thanks to an all-important rule lifted by Fannie Mae.
Have you ever wondered who lived in your house before you owned it? Well, you might get the chance to find out one day when someone unexpectedly knocks on your door.
Are home warranties worth the $350–$500 per year? The answer is, it depends.
The American dream can keep you up at night. Beyond anxiety that your biggest investment may be losing value while you sleep, owning a home presents a host of challenges previous generations never pondered.
Although lower prices encourage true bargain hunters to look for deals, they can also scare off homebuyers who fear the bottom has yet to come. And, between the two, anxiety is winning.
Our nation’s capital is seeing a housing rebound, even as America’s real estate market still struggles. What makes Washington, D.C., so special?
Housing industry groups are railing against a provision in the Dodd-Frank bill that calls for 20% down payments. Will these mortgages make the cut?
Foreclosed homes are a drag on local housing markets, but there are signs that the problem could find a solution, and maybe sooner than perviously thought.