Startup converts old shipping containers into homes.
Amid the turmoil, home-loan rates post a big decline, which can lead to real monthly savings.
Only those with unpredictable income and spending discipline need apply.
TheStreet.com's Jim Cramer explains why you shouldn't invest in a second home.
Confused by all the technical language connected to the Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae drama? MainStreet can help. Take a look at some key stories connected to the bailout.
Banks are tightening lending standards, but Freddie Mac's weekly survey shows little change in the rates.
The government-sponsored companies clearly need some help. But what will make things better going forward? Terry Savage outlines the issues.
"I know that I might not catch a bottom but using my rules I am eliminating any concept of buying at the top and the notion of the bargain is built-in."
Here's a breakdown of ARMs compared with fixed-rate mortgages, and which is preferable in different situations.
Lowered inflation expectations and the housing bailout bill led to lower rates, according to the weekly Freddie Mac survey.