New closing forms are designed to make home buying less confusing and better protect home buyers. Here’s what you need to know as a prospective home owner from the new “Know Before You Owe” rule going into effect October 3, 2015. According to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the...

As the housing market headlines of the last few years read, some home buyers forgot about the great financial responsibility of purchasing a home to their own demise. If you have been contemplating buying a home with financing, here are a few tips for dealing with...

Bad credit can trigger all sorts of financial stress and issues, especially having trouble buying a home and getting a mortgage. If your credit is shaky, the safest and best route to purchasing a property is to save money and wait for your finances to improve....

Now that you have decided to buy your dream home, it’s time to consider how you will pay for it. You could always just write a check for the total purchase price and be done with it…...

Now that you have decided to buy your dream home, it’s time to consider how you will pay for it. You could always just write a check for the total purchase price and be done with it…...

Whether you are renting for a short term before you purchase a place of your own, or you have decided to make renting your long-term option, there is no reason why your rental house, condominium or apartment should not feel like home....

Whether you are renting for a short term before you purchase a place of your own, or you have decided to make renting your long-term option, there is no reason why your rental house, condominium or apartment should not feel like home....

Living in a rented house or apartment can feel mundane and bland. Landlords typically don’t like renters to make alterations to the rental that are permanent or stylistic, since they need to keep the rental looking in a way that will appeal to nearly everyone....

Living in a rented house or apartment can feel mundane and bland. Landlords typically don’t like renters to make alterations to the rental that are permanent or stylistic, since they need to keep the rental looking in a way that will appeal to nearly everyone....

The American dream is to own a home, and it’s still a wise idea to do so – eventually. There are certain situations and times in life, however, when the best option is to keep renting. Here are five smart reasons to keep renting:...

Home ownership is often touted as being smarter (or cheaper) than renting. While it does have its advantages such as stability, freedom, etc. buying a home isn’t always the best option for everyone at all times. Here are five good reasons to remain renting instead of buying:...