Buying a home is a big step. Here is advice, rates and more to buy the home of your dreams.
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How does your home stack up for insurance claims, walkability, school quality and more?
You’ve extended the buyer’s contract several times. Maybe it’s time to say no.
Good with your credit cards? That may not help at mortgage time the way it used to.
If you ignore these warnings, the home you thought was a great deal could be a money pit.
Unscrupulous homebuilders preapprove buyers and then cancel the deal on a technicality.
Despite significant obstacles, most people find joy in owning a home, no matter where they live.
The Big Apple has big problems for homeowners. But it’s not the worst on our list.
We examined 8 different categories to come up with our rankings.
Bankrate analyzed costs and other factors to find the top metro areas for owning a home.
You have several possible ways to back out of the deal with your earnest money intact.