If you're considering becoming a homeowner, recognize that there's a lot more to purchasing a house than saving enough money for a down payment.
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Buying a home is the biggest investment most people will make in their lifetimes - and it may be why one home mortgages are among Americans' biggest gripes.
FAO Schwarz on Fifth Avenue, probably the best-known toy store in the world, is set to close for good Wednesday night.
Deciding where to retire? Don't just consider the weather. Choosing the right state may determine whether you will live as a prince or a pauper.
A healthy retirement now beats home ownership as the key piece of the American dream though achieving it may be tough, a poll finds.
Home rental prices are climbing across much of the United States -- with the biggest gains coming from not from New York or San Francisco but other locales.
Existing home sales surged to a 5-1/2-year high in May as first-time buyers piled into the market, the latest indication that housing is gathering steam.
Despite rising rates, experts say it's a good time to buy a home. Here's why.
So you have a little money saved, and you're wondering how to invest it. Stocks? Bonds? Or are you like most Americans and keen on buying a home?
Housing starts fell in May, but a surge in permits for future construction suggests the pullback was temporary and points to underlying strength in housing.
A rising stock market and climbing home prices boosted Americans' net worth to a new high in the first three months of the year.
Efforts by borrowers and the government to help many homeowners have not kept them from the risk of losing their houses.
Know your home's value and have all your important documents in order before starting the intensive process of refinancing your existing mortgage.
Insurance is for disasters, not maintenance, so stop expecting to use it -- and save money on premiums instead.
Prepare to work a lot of hours if you hope to afford a decent apartment on a low wage. Find out how your state rates.
Whether you blame it on the economy or just a generational shift in values, young adult homeowners are becoming increasingly rare. Here's why.