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When Sears or Target abandon one of their big, underperforming locations, one retailer licks its chops: home decor chain At Home.
To diversify my assets and reduce my risk, I have always wanted to invest in real estate. To avoid landlord hassles, I chose REITs and empty land.
Areas with the strongest job markets have some of the costliest homes. And areas with the most affordable homes lack a solid base of middle class jobs.
To buy a house, you have to be financially, emotionally and mentally prepared -- or risk becoming one of the one in four homeowners with buyer's remorse.
Millennials who'd rather rent, a glut of new homes and a slowdown in appreciation suggest the residential real estate market may be cooling down.
Applications for U.S. home mortgages fell last week as interest rates rose, the Mortgage Bankers Association reports.
You know about home equity loans, which let you borrow against your house. Now you can sell part of your home's possible future appreciation for cash today.
I thought we needed a Realtor. I was wrong, and let what happened to us be a lesson for you.
Thirteen years after the 9/11 terrorist attack, the resurrected World Trade Center is again opening for business -- marking an emotional milestone.
U.S. home prices grew more slowly in August amid modest sales, a trend that could help make homes more affordable in the months ahead.
The number of Americans signing contracts to buy homes ticked up slightly in September, as it remained difficult to qualify for mortgage financing.
Sales of newly built homes rose to a six-year high in September, but a sharp downward revision in August sales show the housing recovery remains fragile.
Average mortgage rates continued to slide this week, raising prospects for a wave of refinancings, as rates for 30-year loans fell further below 4%.
U.S. homes sold in September at their fastest clip this year, a sign that the housing market is shaking off a slowdown that began in the middle of 2013.
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I cannot stomach the thought - or the costs - of being an accidental landlord anymore. That's why I sold my rental house for a big loss.
Home prices in the U.S. increased at the slowest pace in 20 months in July, reflecting sluggish sales and a greater supply of houses for sale.
Fewer Americans signed contracts to buy homes in August, suggesting that real estate sales will remain sluggish over the next few months.