Home Ownership

  1. The Economics Behind a Trump Property

    Learn how Donald Trump actually makes most of his current revenue, not just from ...
  2. Paying Down Debt Early

    For those with a strong aversion to having debt, here is an approach that can enable ...
  3. VBMFX: Overview of World's Largest Bond Mutual ...

    VBMFX: Find out top positions in the world's largest bond fund, the Vanguard Total ...
  4. Should Retirees Still Have Mortgages?

    Identify the pros and cons of keeping a mortgage into retirement, and understand ...
  5. It Pays to Be a ‘HENRY’

    Why? Because being a “High Earner Not Rich Yet” may help you buy the house of your ...
  6. 4 Unexpected Things That Lower Your Credit

    It's important to maintain a good credit score. Discover what could be lowering it ...
  1. VBMFX: Overview of World's Largest Bond Mutual ...

    VBMFX: Find out top positions in the world's largest bond fund, the Vanguard Total ...
  2. Dropping Mortgage Rates and the Next Refi Boom ...

    Mortgage rates have been dropping more than expected, creating a possibility for ...
  3. Home Depot Stock Upgraded to 'Buy' Nomura (HD)

    Home Depot received some encouraging comments by analysts at Nomura Securities, who ...
  4. Equity Residential Trades Ex-Dividend Thursday ...

    Equity Residential will send its dividend payment on July 8 to shareholders of record ...
  5. Invesco Mortgage Stock Trades Ex-Dividend Thursday ...

    Invesco Mortgage will send its dividend payment on July 26 to shareholders of record ...
  6. New York Mortgage Trust Trades Ex-Dividend (NYMT)

    New York Mortgage will send its dividend payment on July 25 to shareholders of record ...
  1. Should You Renovate or Move?

    Besides cost, what factors should you consider in deciding whether to remodel your ...
  2. Homebuyers' Walkthrough

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

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

    Everything you need to know about renting property.
  1. Can I take my 401(k) to buy a house?

    It is possible to use your retirement accounts to buy a house, but it's usually better that you don't.
  2. How did the financial crisis affect the banking sector?

    Learn how the financial crisis impacted the U.S. and global banking sectors both immediately and with far reaching long-term ...
  3. When did the real estate bubble burst?

    Collapsing home prices from subprime mortgage defaults and risky investments on mortgage-backed securities burst the housing ...
  4. Can I borrow from my annuity to put a down payment on a house?

    Learn how you can borrow money from an annuity for a house down payment, but also understand why fees and penalties make ...
  1. 5 Risky Mortgages to Avoid

    There are plenty of ways to end up with a bad mortgage. The risks of these five should ...
  2. Top Homebuyer Tradeoffs

    What are you willing to sacrifice when you buy a new home?
  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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