Without question, saving for down payment might be the number one obstacle between most families and and their dream of homeownership. In addition, to the usual ways, try thinking outside the box to save for your down payment.
Each month, the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) polls its members on current market conditions as the members see it. They collate that information and present it as the Housing Market Index (HMI).
You’ve found a house with “good bones” in the perfect neighborhood, but it needs a lot of work. This is a wonderful opportunity to build on the home’s good qualities and truly make it the home of your dreams.
Are you thinking about buying a home in order to fix it up and flip it for a profit? Although flipping sounds like a fairly easy task once you have purchased the home, it’s not all that it seems. Make sure you are properly prepared.
A termite inspection is an important part of the homebuying process. But do you know the signs of termite infestation that might happen after you purchase?
We’ve always heard that owning a home is a good move for your financial future. Your parents heard it and so did their parents. But the recent housing bubble has caused many to question whether that is still true.
Home Buyers now have the equivalent of a Swiss Army Knife to help them find the right home in the right neighborhood.
Home buyers in California have to be glad that 2013 is over. After suffering through months of very few homes to buy, the most recent data indicates things are looking up for home buyers in 2014.
If you’re buying a home in 2014, your experience will be unlike any home buyers before you have gone through. In January QM (Qualified Mortgage) guidelines became the law of the land and lenders are scrambling to interpret when they apply.