Even though many economists predict that housing prices may continue to fall, thus expressing a view that U.S. real estate is still overpriced, America’s top cities may still be among the cheapest real estate in the world.
Watching the stock market’s wild swings and taking in all the gloomy recession talk on the news makes it hard to get into a vacation mood. But with gas prices coming down, a late-summer road trip might just be what you need. Here are six ways to save on the road.
How inquiries impact your scores is easily on the “Top 5” list of the most misrepresented facts about FICO scores. So, in the interest of clearing up the record and dispelling all of the “inquiries are worth 12 points” myths, I'm going to walk you though exactly how mortgage inquiries are categorized and measured by the FICO credit score.
(source) Arguably, now’s a great time to buy a home — at least when it comes to affordability. According to economists with the National Association of Realtors, the Housing Affordability Index, a measure of the relative affordability of purchasing a new home, is at the highest level since the index was created in 1971. Let’s
When they're finally ready to make the jump from renting to home ownership, most first time homebuyers enlist a real estate agent to help them through the process. But an agent won’t necessarily share these eight industry secrets with you.