We know what you're thinking: It's still summer, and you're being a buzzkill! Why worry now about what you can do next month? Well, as it turns out, some home maintenance tasks are best tackled in late August...
After you've made an offer on a home and it's accepted, you might want to start packing your bags. But hang on—you're not home free yet. Before you close the deal, it's wise to hire a home inspector to...
So what's changed the most in the traditional home-buying process? For starters, prospective buyers should brace themselves for steep prices and stiff competition.
Planning to buy a home this spring? Then right now—yes, during these last days of winter—is the time to get rolling.
Learn how to improve your credit by spotting damaging errors on a credit report.
Interest rates have begun to rise and will likely climb higher. Inventory is low and could shrink more. And home prices? Well, home prices are increasing—and they’re not predicted to fall any time soon.
Homeownership should make you feel safe and secure, and that includes financially. By knowing how much mortgage you can handle, you can ensure that homeownership will fit in your budget.
We’ve created a handy checklist of home maintenance tasks that need to be completed this month, plus tips for how to do them faster and easier—or with the help of a pro.
5 (Totally Legal) Tricks to Boost Your Credit Score Fast. So, you’ve decided next year is the year you’re finally going to buy a house. Congrats! But now you’re a little panicked because your credit...
USDA Announces Reduced Fees for Rural Development Mortgage Loans. Homebuyers looking to live in certain “rural areas” throughout the country now have an even more affordable way to get a home mortgage loan!