real estate

 

Housing Shortage Presents Challenges for Buyers

8:12 am, April 04, 2014

While the housing demand continues to outpace supply in various urban pockets around the U.S., potential homeowners are faced with competing bids from other buyers.
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Where to Find Real Estate Rental Returns of 30%

9:55 am, April 03, 2014

Looking for a monthly income and an asset that (generally) appreciates? You may want to look here.

 

What to Know Before You Dive Into Pool Ownership

7:30 am, April 02, 2014

Sure, the cost of pool ownership per month can be far less than a weekend getaway. But will you do the maintenance?

 

Mortgage Rates Have Stayed Low, So Should You Make Extra Principal Payments?

4:44 am, March 31, 2014

A prepayment is a payment above what's required for a given month. It reduces the principal, or loan balance. Owing less, the homeowner is then charged less for interest.
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Housing Inventory on the Rise in Texas and California

1:51 pm, March 28, 2014

Among the ten largest markets still registering inventory declines from a year ago are Denver and Chicago with median list prices of 19.6% and 14.3%, respectively. ...

 

Spring Home Sales in the U.S. Delayed by Harsh Winter

9:23 am, March 27, 2014

Home sales plunged across the U.S. last month from a year earlier, as the harsh winter weather kept many would-be sellers from listing their homes and caused a housing ...

 

Fannie Mae And Freddie Mac Face Uncertain Future, Despite Profitability

4:51 pm, March 26, 2014

While mortgage guarantors Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac have turned profitable in recent months after its epic $187.5 billion taxpayer bailout in 2008, the future of ...

 

Is It Time to Invest in Real Estate?

4:03 pm, March 25, 2014

Max Levin, the Stockpick Whiz Kid, tells you how the real estate market is shaping up in 2014.

 

Rising Home Prices May Not Tell the Whole Story

8:20 am, March 24, 2014

Everyone knows rising home prices make it a sellers' market. Sellers can afford to hold out for top dollar because buyers are rushing to beat higher prices. Right?
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5 Great Places to Live ... If You Earn at Least $150,000 a Year

8:15 am, March 21, 2014

These five locations are top of the heap -- but that heap is made of money.

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