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Mortgage experts predict what will happen to rates over the next week — and why.
Assistance for new buyers can make homeownership more affordable and accessible.
Ready to buy a house? With rates near historic lows, this may be a great time to take the plunge.
These days, homebuyers have fewer home loan options. We explain what they are and how they work.
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If you do these things, it’s a safe bet your house will stay on the market for a while.
Every homeowners association, condo and co-op is chock full of rules. Here’s our advice on surviving the challenge.
Want to encourage feathered friends to visit your property? There’s more to it than just putting up a bird feeder.
Experts say vigilance is the best way to avoid being gouged by a crooked mortgage servicer.
Data from Bankrate’s 50-state survey of closing costs breaks down where your money goes, from ‘administration fee’ to ‘wire transfer fee.’
Ask more than just ‘What’s your rate?’ if you want a broker who’s honest and effective.
And, just as important, what definitely is not so hot.
Sellers often operate on a don’t ask, don’t tell system. Here are some common house queries they aren’t going to volunteer to discuss.
The war in Iraq is looking up, the economy is looking down, and mortgage rates are about the same.