How to Choose a Mortgage Lender

How to Choose a Mortgage Lender

Want to get out of the rental rat race? Time to start shopping for lenders.

What Is a USDA Loan?

What Is a USDA Loan?

Do you want to buy a house? Do you live down the road from a farm? Check this out.

Fed Holds Rates Steady; Powell Says 'We Are Prepared to Move'

Fed Holds Rates Steady; Powell Says 'We Are Prepared to Move'

The Fed's monetary-policy committee voted to keep the benchmark U.S. interest rate at 2.25% to 2.5%, but warned of risks to the U.S. economy and dropped a pledge to remain 'patient' on future rate cuts.

What Is a Bridge Loan?

What Is a Bridge Loan?

A bridge loan is a short-term loan that a person or company may use to tide them over until more permanent financing can be secured.

How to Invest in REITs: 5 Tips to Remember

How to Invest in REITs: 5 Tips to Remember

Retail investors can realize numerous benefits from investing in real estate investment trusts.

Renting vs. Buying a Home: Which Should You Do?

Renting vs. Buying a Home: Which Should You Do?

More Americans are renting their homes. Should you stay in an apartment or look to buy and why?

What Percentage of Income Should Go to Rent?

What Percentage of Income Should Go to Rent?

Finding rental housing that is right for you can be a challenge, especially when it comes to determining the right rental price. Find out how you can determine what percentage of your income should go to rent.

How to Invest in Real Estate: Buying vs. Not Buying Property

How to Invest in Real Estate: Buying vs. Not Buying Property

Investing in real estate can mean dozens of different things. Here's what to know about how to invest while buying property and how to invest without buying property.

What Is Predatory Lending?

What Is Predatory Lending?

Predatory lending is both costly and pervasive - here's how to avoid it.

What Is a Jumbo Loan?

What Is a Jumbo Loan?

Jumbo loans are worth more money and thus are harder to obtain. Here's the skinny on jumbos, with tips on how to land one.