Archive for 'Real Estate'
Sep 21, 2010 - The government recently launched a program for underwater homeowners that doesn't just lower interest rate or extend mortgages, but actually reduces principal.
Sep 19, 2010 - Have you heard that beginning January 1, 2013, you'll have to pay a 3.8% tax on the proceeds of any home you sell?
Sep 06, 2010 - A fee that lasts 99 years? Thankfully, we weren't the only ones really upset about it. The "capital recovery fee" is becoming increasingly illegal.
Aug 25, 2010 - When the pendulum swings from overbought to oversold, bargains abound. It happened last year in the stock market, and it's happening now in some housing markets. The case of the $19,000 condo.
Aug 23, 2010 - It used to be an easy decision - owning is better than renting. But after price declines greater than those suffered during the Great Depression, deciding whether to buy a home isn't so simple. Here are the new rules.
Aug 02, 2010 - If you're trying to sell a house, the right help is crucial. Here are ten questions you should ask to hire the right real estate agent.
Jul 20, 2010 - The recently-enacted financial regulatory reform bill bashes the profitability of banks in numerous ways. Is there any doubt they'll try to make up for it at your expense?
Jul 07, 2010 - Don't spend a fortune keeping cool this summer when you don't have to. Here are a few tips to put a chill in your summer energy bill.
Jul 01, 2010 - While foreclosures are one way to buy property cheap, they're not the only way. You can also buy property by paying past-due real estate taxes. Here's how it works.
Jun 23, 2010 - Losing your home to foreclosure is one thing, but walking away just because it's financially convenient could keep you out of an FHA-backed mortgage for seven years.
Jun 16, 2010 - Losing a home to foreclosure isn't a pleasant experience, but it's not the end of the world or the end of being a homeowner.
Jun 15, 2010 - A New York company recently announced a plan to collect 1% of the sales price of a home each and every time it's sold for the next century.
Jun 11, 2010 - Only 23% of respondents in a recent survey said that it's OK to stop paying their mortgage if their property is worth less than they owe. But that's not the whole story.
Jun 10, 2010 - Those easy mortgages of the housing bubble days are over. Here are five ways to make sure you get the loan you need to buy your dream house.
Jun 09, 2010 - Here are some quick tips to save at least $1,000 on your next move, and a few more that will help reduce your stress.