Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Thursday, August 20, 2015 1:41 pm
By Crissinda Ponder · Bankrate.com

Existing-home sales are up for the third straight month, according to data from the National Association of Realtors.

Tuesday, August 11, 2015 2:27 pm
By Crissinda Ponder · Bankrate.com

Homeowners who live near Trader Joe’s have higher property values than those near Whole Foods, according to a RealtyTrac report.

Tuesday, February 25, 2014 4:10 pm
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

The average cost to own a home is up more than 20 percent across the country.

Thursday, November 14, 2013 4:22 pm
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

The number of completed foreclosures declined in October as investors swooped in to buy.

Wednesday, July 03, 2013 12:30 pm
By Jennie L. Phipps · Bankrate.com

Check out these 15 markets where it might be a great time to buy your retirement home.