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9 January 2017
Buying a home as a single parent can be challenging but FHA loans and other programs can help.
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27 June 2016
Buying in a seller's market can be challenging, but it's still possible to get a good deal.
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15 December 2015
Rent-to-own purchases have traditionally been arrangements between an individual landlord and buyer, but now larger companies are getting into the act as well.
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8 August 2015
Conventional wisdom to the contrary, young people still want to become homeowners.A recent study by the Urban Land Institute[http://uli.
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4 May 2015
You and your real estate agent may have the best homebuying negotiating style outside of the United Nations, but it may not be enough to snag the house you want in a seller's market.
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26 January 2015
A home is an ever-changing place, but there are some things that new homeowners can't change - or can't afford to change - when they become parents.
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10 December 2014
Leveraging one asset to purchase another one can be a shortcut to wealth, especially when the strategy is applied to real estate.
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22 September 2014
From high-end condos in Hawaii to inexpensive trailer parks almost anywhere in the United States, homes on leased land are a way to own a home for a lot less money than a house on land owned by the homeowner.
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8 September 2014
Using a reverse mortgage to buy a vacation home in the Cayman Islands sounds like one of the worst uses for the federally overseen program meant to help older homeowners either fund their retirement or at least stay in their homes by no longer having a mortgage bill.
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4 September 2014
Buying a brand-new home can be a wonderful thing.You get a home built to your specifications, with a modern design and features, and the expectation of minimal repairs and maintenance for the foreseeable future.
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7 August 2014
A mortgage loan is the most traditional, and probably the smartest way, to buy a home.You're going through a bank for a loan and the monthly payments will be the same for 30 years.
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16 July 2014
Many people living the American Dream of homeownership are moving to a second dream of owning a vacation home.
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10 June 2014
One of the biggest challenges in buying a home is knowing what is a good price for a particular property.Individual homes and the neighborhoods around them vary so much it can be hard for a buyer to determine what a fair price would be.
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5 June 2014
Think you're ready to buy a home? Odds are that after you do, you'll wish you'd been more prepared, particularly in regard to the financial aspects.
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22 May 2014
Buying one home while selling another can be tricky and needs a good plan - Here you will find our guide on the best approach to have on this matter.
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8 May 2014
Home sales typically heat up during spring, leading to bidding wars by home buyers that can leave them empty handed even after offering much more than the seller's asking price.
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7 May 2014
Are you ready to buy a home? Lots of renters are pondering that question right now.But even if you're sure your budget and credit are up to the task, you may still be hesitant to take the leap.
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3 May 2014
Now that the dread Winter of 2014 finally seems to be behind us, the spring homebuying season is upon us.It's the most popular time to buy a home, but also the most competitive.What do you need to do to be ready for it?.
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24 April 2014
Finding a professional to help you with the biggest purchase of your life shouldn't be a random event.Consumers probably spend more time picking out paint colors for their house or deciding where to go for dinner than they do choosing a real estate agent.
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8 April 2014
Buying a home can be frustrating and intimidating, particularly for first-timers.Wouldn't it be great if there was a short class you could take that taught you the ins and outs of the process?.
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