Housing Starts Rise, Fueling Hopes of A Continued Recovery
After months of softening housing data, the tide may be turning towards a continued housing recovery.
Millennials Face Trap Doors in Lease-to-Own Home Opportunities
Though 69% of Millennials said they’d consider lease-to-own as an approach to homeownership, the process isn't always what it seems.
You Can Save Thousands on Your Mortgage By Taking This Tiny Step
Homeowners can save thousands of dollars when they work with counselor to get their mortgages modified and decrease their odds of defaulting again.
Do You Live in One of the Smartest Cities in the United States?
Is your town full of geniuses or duds?
Why Millennials Are In No Extreme Rush to Become Homeowners
Millennials finally are moving out of their parents’ home — but not into their own.
Zombie Foreclosures Are Haunting Towns Across the United States
One in five homes in the foreclosure process are spooky for a single reason.
Homeowners Increasingly Rely On HELOCs: Have We Learned Our Recession Lessons?
Homeowners continue to flock towards home equity lines of credit even though these financial products played a role in the 2008 housing crash.
Renters Live on Financial Edge But Have More Options Than Homeowners
More than half of renters have no emergency savings, but they're more nimble in a downturn.
Millennials Are Borrowing From Retirement To Finance Home Purchases
Withdrawing money from a retirement account is the quintessential financial no-no, but plenty of consumers are guilty of the mistake.
America's 5 Highest-Risk, Highest-Reward Rental Markets
How'd you like to enjoy 20%, 25% or even 40% gross annual returns on your investments? Take on the risk of high local jobless and rental-vacancy rates and you can.