Homes & Real Estate

Moving company
How to find a good moving company Homes & Real Estate July 17, 2019
If you've ever done a big move, you know that it can be a stressful experience. A big part of…
Starter Home
Here’s how much a starter home costs in every state Homes & Real Estate July 12, 2019
Despite what they're intended for, the price of a starter home can be prohibitive in some places. Although a starter…
Family buying house
Clark Howard: This is the only reason to buy a house Homes & Real Estate July 10, 2019
If you're thinking about buying a house with visions of exponentially growing your net worth and setting yourself up for…
New report: The most popular cities for baby boomers
New report: The most popular cities for baby boomers Homes & Real Estate July 9, 2019
Baby boomers are flocking to big cities, according to a new report. Aging Americans are increasingly looking for the amenities…
Mortgage refinance loan
Should you refinance your mortgage now? Homes & Real Estate June 26, 2019
Mortgage refinancing rates in recent weeks have been dropping at a pace we haven't seen in quite a long time.…
How to get out of a house or apartment lease
5 ways to get out of a house or apartment lease Homes & Real Estate June 26, 2019
If you happen to be dealing with an uncooperative landlord, it's normal to want to just break the lease to…
Should I replace or repair my broken air conditioning system?
Should I replace or repair my broken air conditioning system? Homes & Real Estate June 26, 2019
The summer heat can mean a painful rise in energy bills, but that's nothing compared to the strain on your…
Are rent to own homes a good idea?
Is it a good idea to rent-to-own a home? Homes & Real Estate June 21, 2019
While home-ownership has long been romanticized as part of the American Dream, the truth is that many people can't afford…
10 home renovations that make financial sense
10 home improvements that make the most financial sense Homes & Real Estate June 20, 2019
If you're thinking about renovating your home, the immediate benefits you see could also lead to some profits down the…
How to buy a house
How to buy a house in 9 steps Homes & Real Estate June 18, 2019
Owning your own home is fantastic. It’s your castle, your place. And one of the greatest benefits of owning a…
Is my air conditioning system going to be obsolete soon?
Freon phase-out: Is your air conditioning system going to be obsolete soon? Homes & Real Estate June 14, 2019
Aside from knowing how much the energy bill is, relatively few people concern themselves with what flows through the coils…
How to deal with an uncooperative landlord
How to deal with an uncooperative landlord Homes & Real Estate June 12, 2019
It's played out many times for people all over the place: You've found the perfect apartment or home to rent.…
Knock home page
Knock lets you ‘trade in’ your home: Here are 6 things to know Homes & Real Estate June 7, 2019
A cottage industry of new services has developed around buying and selling homes. Now, you can even "trade in" your…
Unison Home Co-Investing
Is Unison home co-investing legit? Homes & Real Estate June 6, 2019
You may have seen ads for or heard about fairly new company called Unison, which offers an alternative to home…
how does opendoor work?
How does selling your home on Opendoor work? Homes & Real Estate June 5, 2019
Anyone sells their home wants it to happen quickly. The longer a home lingers on the marker, the less attractive…
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Should I get a second mortgage? Homes & Real Estate May 10, 2019
If you've been in your home for a while, chances are the value has increased or at least held steady…
bank mortgage
Why you should never get a mortgage from a big bank Homes & Real Estate May 6, 2019
When it's time to get a mortgage, there are any number of places you can shop: Credit unions, online lenders…
Mortgage
How to shop for a mortgage Homes & Real Estate May 3, 2019
When you're shopping for a mortgage, there are a lot of moving parts to the process. In this article, we'll…
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How to sell your house by owner Homes & Real Estate May 2, 2019
Spring home selling season is here and you may be wondering about how to sell your house by owner. Truth…
pittsburgh, pa
10 U.S. metro areas where home ownership is most affordable Homes & Real Estate April 28, 2019
Home ownership rates are on the rise in our country, but low salaries can still be an impediment when you…
Home For Sale Sign in Front of New House.
How much does it cost to sell your house? Homes & Real Estate April 19, 2019
Spring is upon us and that means home selling season is here! But before you list your home on the…
What is the best paint for your home?
The best interior and exterior paints for your home Homes & Real Estate April 4, 2019
One of the most important decisions you'll make as a homeowner is choosing exterior and interior paint schemes for your…
Can you trust Zillow or Redfin to know your home's value?
Zillow vs Redfin: Can you trust either to know your home’s true value? Homes & Real Estate March 26, 2019
One of the first things you'll want to determine if you're buying or selling a home is its true value.…
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8 things to know about Costco’s mortgage program Homes & Real Estate March 22, 2019
If you're reading this article, there's a good chance you already buy everything for your house at Costco — from…
Here's the #1 to save money and cut energy costs
The #1 thing you can do right now to save on energy bills Homes & Real Estate March 13, 2019
If your energy bill is taking a big toll on your bottom line, it might be time to look into…
Family moving into new home
Home Title Lock: Is it the same as home title insurance? Homes & Real Estate March 7, 2019
Owner's title insurance is a simple insurance product that most protects you from the possibility that someone may come along and…
Where can you live for $50,000? Your paycheck goes a long way in these cities
Where can you live for $50,000? Your paycheck goes a long way in these cities Homes & Real Estate March 5, 2019
If you're struggling to make ends meet, you may be wondering if your address has anything to do with it.…
These companies will buy your home for cash
These companies will buy your home for cash Homes & Real Estate December 17, 2018
If you're a homeowner, maybe you've gotten something in the mail from a company looking to buy your home. The…
home insurance
Best and worst home insurance companies Insurance December 12, 2018
Looking for the best homeowners insurance? The top home insurance companies aren't always those with the cheapest premiums! RELATED: Best…
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Why you shouldn’t do a cash-out refinance to pay off credit card debt Homes & Real Estate November 27, 2018
Stuck with high-interest credit card debt that you can't seem to pay off? Maybe you've thought about tapping the equity…