Nationally, buying with a traditional 20% down payment and 30-year mortgage is 35% cheaper than renting. But homeowner association (HOA) fees can make the decision more difficult in metro New York and Honolulu.
For renters with pets, finding a place to live can be tough, but by no means impossible.
The quicker you can save and contribute to repayment goals, the quicker you’ll see your return.
Understanding the Good Faith Estimate is key to negotiating hidden fees.
There is no reason for sellers to stress about accurately and completely filling out disclosure statements.
10 tips that will help ensure you consider all angles of buying a foreclosed property.
Work smarter -- not harder -- when on the hunt for your new home.
Follow these seven strategies to ensure you meet your long-term goals.
Take care of these key parts of the process to help stay on track.
Pricing your home higher can get it snapped up faster, and for more money.
Whether you're looking to buy or rent in the New Year, you probably have one question: Will 2015 be better?
Create a checklist so that you can start the new year off right.
Whether to buff your home's online profile or to unearth niceties -- and negatives -- about a prospective home, search-engine sleuthing is worth the effort.
Small steps can be the difference between renting and signing the contract on your new home in 2015.
It's important to understand the closing costs you'll be responsible for when you sign the dotted line.
Learn how to avoid common mistakes of first-time landlords.
The benefits and disadvantages of mortgage preapproval.
Motivated buyers and other arguments for putting your home on the market before the new year..
Here are the telltale signs it’s time to start breaking out the boxes!
These environmentally friendly building standards can help you go extra green with your new home.