Buying a home is a big step. Here is advice, rates and more to buy the home of your dreams.
Find out how the mortgage process works
Discover if a fixed-rate mortgage is right for you
Read about the pros and cons of ARMs
Should you get an ARM or fixed-rate loan?
Find out more about your lender options
Trends in new homes include energy savings, specialty rooms and a small footprint.
Find out if it’s wise to buy a home that’s been quickly fixed and put up for sale.
Lots of people think higher mortgage rates mean lower home prices. Are they right?
There’s more than one way to gauge whether buying a rental house makes sense.
See the top markets for investment houses. Is your city on the list?
The seller didn’t mention dogfighting at the house. Can the buyer back out?
If you use the seller’s agent when you buy a home, you’ll save money, right? Think again.
Real estate agents make money on a piece of a home’s selling price or the amount borrowed to pay for it.
The middle-of-the-road home price is $175,000. See what that buys in these cities.
An appraisal that’s lower than the home price is distressing, even when it’s a blessing.