home sale

Home Purchases Up, but Earlier Sales Look Weaker

The number of Americans who bought previously occupied homes rose last month. But the National Association of Realtors says it overstated more than 3 million sales during and after the Great Recession, showing the housing market was weaker than previously thought.

Tax Tips: Selling your home

If you sell your personal residence and you make a profit, you may not have to pay taxes on all or part of it. You don't have to pay tax on the...