Several unique trends will unfold in 2014 that will influence the direction of mortgage rates throughout the year.
Being a homeowner was supposed to be about taking the mortgage interest deduction and painting my kitchen, not trapping live animals.
If you're worried about whether your retirement savings will last, the combination of a new mortgage rule and a plan to relocate to a place with low-cost housing can increase your comfort level.
Homeowners enjoy a number of preferences in the federal tax code. But three of those preferences expire on Dec. 31, 2013.
Pinterest is a fast-growing social media photo-sharing website that some Realtors believe can help you find your next home.
You'll find more consistent appreciation and longer-term gains in places like Tulsa, San Antonio, Sioux City, Pittsburgh, Des Moines, New Orleans, Asheville, Rochester and Albuquerque.
As interest rates rise, the number of refinances will fall. What does this mean for the mortgage-lending business?
Borrowers with good credit, low debt and strong monthly incomes can qualify today for conventional mortgage loans with down payments of as little as 3 percent.
"Test driving" a home is a trend gaining popularity in real estate markets across the country where sellers are extra motivated.
Thousands of mortgage company employees have been laid off in 2013, but industry experts suggest that the impact will be minimal on borrowers.