Housing even stronger in 2014

Realtors and economists are quietly optimistic 2014 will be a good year for the national real estate market, finally ending the roller coaster highs and lows of the last decade.

Home affordability: How does your region compare?

In the fourth quarter ending December 2013, 65% of homes in the U.S. were affordable to families earning the national median income of $64,400. That's down from 75% of homes in the same quarter last year.

Buying a home

What to expect when you’re inspecting

Buying a home is the single largest investment most people will make in their lifetimes. So it’s wise to be informed. One of the key steps in …

Financing a home

Many homeowners want to remain homeowners, but not in their current house

With 10,000 baby boomers turning 62 years of age every day, the option of a Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM) can help increase their pur…

Landscaping a home

Living By Design: Rooftop gardens elevate the landscape

The urban cool of rooftop gardening can easily transfer to smaller cities and rural areas as well.