Home Ownership

  1. How Does A Reverse Mortgage Work?

    How Does A Reverse Mortgage Work?

    The basics of getting a reverse mortgage, with detailed information on how to qualify ...
  2. Short Sale Strategies For Buyers And Investors

    Short Sale Strategies For Buyers And Investors

    Here's how to figure out if you will make money on buying a short-sale property – ...
  3. Lifestyle Inflation: Decide If It's Ever Okay

    Lifestyle Inflation: Decide If It's Ever Okay

    I recently started sorting out my thoughts whether lifestyle inflation is ever okay ...
  4. HUD-1 Form: What Must Be On It

    HUD-1 Form: What Must Be On It

    You can't close on property involving federally related mortgages without a HUD-1 ...
  5. Home Depot's Profitability: The Unvarnished Truth ...

    Home Depot's Profitability: The Unvarnished Truth ...

    As long as people want to maintain and beautify their surroundings, Home Depot will ...
  6. Dealing With An Underwater Mortgage During Divorce

    Dealing With An Underwater Mortgage During Divorce

    Going through a divorce is chaotic enough, but throw in a house with an underwater ...
  1. Insurers Hit By Catastrophe Losses

    Insurers Hit By Catastrophe Losses

    Insurers have been hit with a series of catastrophe losses related to recent disasters ...
  2. Ace Limited Sees Growth In Asia And Latin America

    Ace Limited Sees Growth In Asia And Latin America

    Ace Limited survived the bear market and recession, and is expanding into higher ...
  3. Homebuilders Finally Snag A Profit

    Homebuilders Finally Snag A Profit

    Many homebuilders turned in a profit in the most recent quarter. This profit was ...
  4. Allstate's Good Hands Gone Bad?

    Allstate's Good Hands Gone Bad?

    Allstate is a mixed bag right now; though they refused TARP money, they have exposure ...
  1. Homebuyers' Walkthrough

    Homebuyers' Walkthrough

    Everything you need to know about purchasing a home.
  2. The Complete Guide To Vacation Properties

    The Complete Guide To Vacation Properties

    A step by step look at everything you need to know about purchasing vacation properties. ...
  3. The Complete Guide To Real Estate Renting

    The Complete Guide To Real Estate Renting

    Everything you need to know about renting property.
  4. How To Buy Your First Home: A Step-By-Step Tutorial

    How To Buy Your First Home: A Step-By-Step Tutorial

    Find out everything you need to know to tackle this major purchase without fear. ...
  1. Do payday loans hurt my ability to get a mortgage?

    Find out whether taking out a payday loan could harm your chances of being approved for a mortgage and how lenders find out ...
  2. Is the interest on a home equity line of credit (HELOC) tax deductible?

    Learn the advantages of using a home equity line of credit, and find out how these low-rate loans also qualify for a tax ...
  3. What is the tax rate of a Roth IRA if I withdraw it for the purchase of a house?

    Use your Roth IRA to fund the purchase of your first home, and learn how the distribution could qualify for a waiver of taxes ...
  4. How can I use my Roth IRA savings to buy my first home?

    Use your Roth IRA to help fund the purchase of your first home, and find out about ways to access these funds even if you ...
  1. Top Homebuyer Tradeoffs

    Top Homebuyer Tradeoffs

    What are you willing to sacrifice when you buy a new home?
  2. 18 Do-It-Yourself Projects To Boost Home Value

    18 Do-It-Yourself Projects To Boost Home Value

    These home upgrades can be achieved for surprisingly little money.
  3. 5 Risky Mortgages To Avoid

    5 Risky Mortgages To Avoid

    There are plenty of ways to end up with a bad mortgage. The risks of these five should ...
  4. 5 Best Beach Towns To Buy Property In

    5 Best Beach Towns To Buy Property In

    These locales offer vacation homeowners scenic views and plenty of amenities. The ...
  5. 10 Habits Of Successful Real Estate Investors

    10 Habits Of Successful Real Estate Investors

    We'll look at ten habits that help real estate investors build a solid real estate ...
  6. 6 Tips On Selling Your Home In A Down Market

    6 Tips On Selling Your Home In A Down Market

    Top tips to help when selling your home in a down real estate market.
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