Learn the common elements of this fraud and how to to avoid it.
If you're experiencing financial hardship due to COVID-19, renter relief options are available.
Unfortunately, during times of hardship families are often targeted by fraud artists who attempt to take advantage of those seeking assistance.
If you're struggling to make your mortgage payments due to COVID-19, mortgage relief options are available.
When it comes to home improvement, there are a lot of ways to maximize your savings!
Ready to reduce your home's carbon footprint? These words and phrases can help you speak green.
Depending on what state you live in, you may find your house-hunting options quite limited.
If you're in the market to buy a home, today's average mortgage rates are something to celebrate compared to almost any year since 1971.
Why do you live where you live? Our survey finds affordability remains a key concern for both renters and owners.
If you're expecting a refund this year, here are 3 ways it could bring you closer to homeownership.
We've seen a lot of changes over the past 10 years - and the housing industry was no exception.
The trifecta of interest-rate cuts in 2019 boded well for homeowners looking to refinance. Does it make sense for you?
We're looking at the housing data for the cities participating in Super Bowl LIV.
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Each member of your homebuying team will perform different, but complementary roles.
We're breaking down the housing market's latest trip around the sun.
You're likely to encounter these terms when you look up mortgage rates or hear people discuss the "housing outlook".
Can apps simplify the search for your next home?
With low interest rates, modest inflation and a solid labor market, there are many reasons to be optimistic about housing in the coming year.
Learn the importance of listing photos when selling a home.
Use our homebuying checklist if you're looking to become a homeowner in the new year.
Unwrap these tips for selling your home during the holidays.
For many, the term "manufactured housing" doesn’t conjure images of spacious and updated homes, but perhaps it should.
Find out why winter might be the best time to buy a house, and read tips for homebuying in colder weather.
Learn about moving fraud, foreclosure scams, and rental schemes.
When it comes to energy-efficiency and your home, there are four notable reasons to go green.
Deployment is never easy, but financial readiness can help minimize stress and anxiety for you and your family
Use this checklist to winterize your home and prepare for the colder days ahead.
Buying a home near a cemetery may not be as grave a mistake as you think.
How real is reality TV? Here are some homebuying lessons you won't learn from binge watching your favorite shows.
The cost of renting a home involves more than paying monthly rent. Find out what you need to know, for the short- and long-term.
If you have your eyes set on buying a home, but have questions or concerns, consider leaning on a Housing Counselor.
In the DC Metro Area, proximity to a Metro station has an impact on home prices.
A homeowners association (HOA) is a group who enforces rules to protect home values and maintain the quality of life for a community.
What's the real cost of owning a home? Our calculators can help you budget how much home you can afford.
NFL stadiums can have a major impact on the local economy and real estate market, where does your team rank against the rest?
With kids back in school and the days getting shorter, some families may think it wise to wait for the spring or summer buying season to find a great deal on a new home.
Wondering how real estate agents get paid? It's time to learn about the real estate commission fee.
Not all home projects are equal when it comes to earning you a return on investment.
We're here to explain what PMI is and how it can be to your benefit.
Have you started preparing your home for fall? As seasons change, so do your home's needs.
Ready to sign the lease on your first "adult" home? As a renter, you have both rights and responsibilities, here are three things you should review with your landlord before signing.
For recent graduates, where you'll live is probably top of mind. To help you get started on your rental journey, here are a few questions to think about.
Learn how to qualify for a mortgage if you have a non-traditional work situation.
Today's low mortgage rates can give you extra purchasing power, potentially making a home once unaffordable, affordable.
Whether you choose a 10-, 15-, 20- or 30-year fixed-rate mortgage, you're guaranteed that your monthly mortgage payment will remain the same for the entire term of the loan.
Housing affordability is a challenge impacting over half of today's renters and homeowners.
PMI, APR, LTV… say what? Learn some of the most important industry acronyms and their definitions, so you can sound like a pro as you go through the homebuying process.
When a disaster hits home it can be overwhelming. You've got mortgage relief questions? We've got your answers.
If you are in an area where wildfires are an active risk, it's important to act now to protect your home later.