Real Estate

12 Top Scams Affecting Your Pocketbook

It seems as though there's always a new scam out there, and even those who are savvy can fall for them. Here are the latest scams you should watch out for.

New Home Sales Drop to Near 1-Year Low

New single-family home sales fell to near a one-year low in September after two straight months of gains, suggesting cooling in the market for new houses.

How to Sell an Ugly House

Perhaps you don't have the time or money to make home improvements, you simply need to sell your not-so-awesome house. Here's what to do.

The Best Day of the Year to Buy a House

A new study pinpoints the month - and precise day - that homebuyers get the most bang for their buck. You'll have to move fast if you're trying to nail it.

4 Dividend Stocks to Avoid

A generous distribution isn't always a good thing. Here are the potential pitfalls that can derail your pursuit of income.