Rising prices lifted millions of homeowners out of negative equity in 2013.
Sales of new, single-family homes hit a five-year high in January.
Existing home sales dropped to the lowest level in a year and a half.
As deep housing discounts disappear, buyers will see less competition from investors.
More homeowners are gaining equity, but millions remain under threat of foreclosure.
Be selective about spending on the bells and whistles.
Home values keep rising, but experts say we’re due for a slowdown.
The government says inflation is under control. But what you see could be different.
The Electronic Payments Coalition says consumers aren’t seeing savings on retail products since the Durbin Amendment.
Price increases are slowing, but fears of a housing bubble loom.