The Deficit Reduction Act, passed by congress and approved by President Bush, contains some major changes to student loan choices. Read on to get informed on the new student loan options for 2006!
Getting enough money to make a down payment is a tough thing accomplish. Here are three tips to help you reach your goal.
Some people may not know where to begin to find a realtor. Finding a qualified professional may seem difficult, which is why a good place to search for available realtors is the National Association of Realtors (NAR).
A new study estimates that 44.5 million homes will lose value when neighbors file for foreclosure. The average property value decrease is expected to be $5,000. Read on to find out which states and counties will be hit the hardest.
Industry experts are talking about someday offering a 50-year mortgage. A longer term means lower monthly payments; but will the buyer be alive to pay it off?
So you want to start investing, huh? Well, you need some cash first. Even if you're a kid, you can still benefit from establishing a budget. Read this article to find out how!
Some of last year's hot housing markets are beginning to cool. Vacation homebuyers might want to start shopping.
Remember the good old days (or not-so-good old days) when anybody could file Chapter 7 bankruptcy, lenders would liquidate your assets, and you could start over? New changes in the 2006 bankruptcy laws can make it more difficult for you to do this. Read this article to learn about new bankruptcy requirements and how they affect you.
The Federal Reserve voted to hold rates steady at 5.25 percent yesterday. The move came as no surprise to economists, who had predicted the unanimous vote. As they did in the last meeting, the Fed is pointing to inflation as the reason for their decision.
There are four main places to search for a mortgage. Here are spots for NJ homebuyers -- even those with a sub-prime score -- to find a mortgage.
A person needs to have good credit in order to be considered desirable borrowers by lenders and lending firms. This article describes why good credit is so important.
Mortgage brokers can be both a blessing and a curse for home mortgage borrowers. Find a good broker and you are well on your way to obtaining the best home loan rate for your money. Find a bad mortgage broker and you will wind up paying much more than if you simply walked into your local bank branch and accepted your first quote.
Want to know how to make your home work for you this tax season? Here are five popular income tax deductions for homeowners!
Finding the best home mortgage loan rate is a great concern for borrowers. Problem is, how do you know what a good home mortgage rate is anymore?
Even with home sales slowing throughout the state, home affordability remains an issue for California residents. First time homebuyers are feeling the most pressure.
We are in the midst of the worst housing bubble in U.S. history. Did this happen gradually? Is there anyone to blame? The answers might surprise you.
A growing number of foreclosure auctions are being initiated across the country. California has more than 5,000 properties that are about to be auctioned off. Massachusetts had nearly 2,000 last month, and in cities like Detroit, Michigan there are more than 200 properties being auctioned in an average 30-day period.
You think you have found a good company, but that doesn't mean it is a good investment. The price you pay for your shares determines whether you make money or not.
Selling a home 'For Sale By Owner' requires a lot of work, a little patience, and a whole lot of dedication. From listing on the MLS to taking out a classified ad, here are a few marketing strategies for selling a home.
Like many other states, Florida has seen a slump in homes sales. Still many predict that the Florida housing market will make a comeback at the beginning of next year.