Homes & Mortgages
Learn how to understand mortgages and successfully navigate the housing market as a buyer, seller or renter.
A mortgage is the longest financial commitment you may ever make. These simple steps could save you years of headaches -- not to mention thousands in fees and interest.
Real estate agents and mortgage lenders may be aliens, but you can understand their language. Here's how...
Worried about having two mortgages at once? These nine tips will help you stay out of that conundrum.
Worried about the current devastating drought's effect on your home? Here's how to protect it.
A 15-year loan can bring you more than long-term savings. Find out the one huge reason for pursuing a shorter-term mortgage.
What are the craziest things people will do to their homes when they face foreclosure? Here are great real-life examples of homeowners gone wild.
Now that housing information is easily accessible online, real estate agents' specialties have changed. Here's how to find a Realtor who's effective in today's market.
Foreclosures can be eyesores and depress property value. Why won't they sell? One of the real reasons will shock you.
Buying a short-sale house can mean big savings -- if you know the tricks to navigating this complicated market.
A former mortgage industry insider shares her secrets of making the always-stressful mortgage process easier...