Home Ownership

  1. Buying A House? Avoid These 7 Mistakes

    Owning your own home gives you a feeling of independence that renting can’t offer, ...
  2. Should Your Retiring Clients Pay Off A Mortgage?

    Should your retiring clients pay off their mortgages? It's more complicated than ...
  3. Where To Get A Mortgage If You Have Bad Credit

    Here's where to go if you have a low credit score and still want a mortgage.
  4. Best Types of Remodels For A Smart Sale Strategy

    Consider these improvements to your home if you want to increase its resale price.
  5. 5 Ways To Get The Best Mortgage Rates

    A mortgage is the biggest loan most people have. Be sure you get the best possible ...
  6. Picking A Lender: Quicken Loans Or A Local Bank?

    Online mortgage lender Quicken Loans has become known for its convenience and customer ...
  1. 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 survived the bear market and recession, and is expanding into higher ...
  3. 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 is a mixed bag right now; though they refused TARP money, they have exposure ...
  1. Homebuyers' Walkthrough

    Everything you need to know about purchasing a home.
  2. 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

    Everything you need to know about renting property.
  4. 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. What is the difference between APR and APY?

    Learn about the difference between the calculations for APR and APY. APY takes into account the number of times that the ...
  2. Are any arm's-length transactions disadvantageous to both parties?

    Find out why arm's-length transactions are disadvantageous when the interests of the two parties coincide and they wish to ...
  3. Are APRs different in different countries?

    Learn about the term APR and how it is used in the United States and other countries. Explore why different lenders charge ...
  4. What loans do and don't have an APR?

    Learn about what annual percentage rates (APR) are and what they mean. Explore different fixed and variable APRs charge by ...
  1. Top Homebuyer Tradeoffs

    What are you willing to sacrifice when you buy a new home?
  2. 5 Risky Mortgages To Avoid

    There are plenty of ways to end up with a bad mortgage. The risks of these five should ...
  3. 18 Do-It-Yourself Projects To Boost Home Value

    These home upgrades can be achieved for surprisingly little money.
  4. 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

    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

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