A basic tenet of retirement planning instructs investors to tilt their sails to more conservative shores as their retirement beachhead nears.
If you’re looking to buy or sell a home or other property, you’re probably already talking to a real estate broker and a mortgage lender. But what about a real estate lawyer?
I was talking with real estate agent Jane Wellbrock a few weeks back about the increasing number of multiple bids for what are, in most of the Philadelphia region, too few houses for sale.
Top-rated fencing pros tell our team that, based on the average price for material type, and a typical fence length of 200 linear feet, here’s what you could spend:
Megan Fox of the “Transformers” films and Brian Austin Green of “Beverly Hills, 90210” fame have listed their home in Los Angeles’ Los Feliz neighborhood for sale at $3.995 million.
The expensive vacations your family typically takes rarely leave you feeling as happy as you’d hoped, and they put a terrible squeeze on your bank account. For the sake of your fulfillment and your finances, you’re willing to try to cut expenses this year…but where to start?
(MCT)—Saving for retirement when you’re young is a prudent financial step.
But a new report shows young investors who put those savings into a Roth individual retirement account are making the smartest moves.
(MCT)—This might be the year in which U.S. housing markets return to normal, judging by real estate industry statements and predictions. But what exactly is “normal” in housing, and how close are local markets to that standard?
Whenever we write about how much it costs to go to college, we hear from a lot of readers.
Dr. Dre has popped his Hollywood Hills West home on the market at $35 million.
Joe “J.C.” Ganote celebrated Father’s Day with his son and grandchildren at his home in Lee’s Summit, Mo. But if the younger Ganotes hadn’t made the cross-country trip from San Diego, you can bet that grandpa would have logged on to Skype to watch them on the 106-inch screen in his basement.
Sick House Syndrome occurs when a house can’t “breathe” and rid itself of indoor pollutants, resulting in poor indoor air quality – a “sick house.” Inadequate ventilation allows these pollutants to build up, causing potential health risks to the home’s occupants.
Question: My son and daughter-in-law purchased a twin ranch home with a finished basement in the Northeast in September.
Online sites that allow consumers to describe or rate their experiences with contractors and other service providers are a fact of modern life.
The Mortgage Bankers Association reports that only about 1 of every 10 home mortgages being written today carries an adjustable interest rate. A combination of negative press on adjustable-rate mortgages and a widespread belief that interest rates are bound to start rising in the near future has induced extreme caution among borrowers
Most likely, you already understand that you’ll need to structure your professional emails differently than you would a text or a tweet. But unless you had the good fortune to take an “Email Etiquette 101” course in college, you might be unsure of what, exactly, you should and shouldn’t do before clicking “send.”
Home loans are about to go on the discount rack for first-time buyers willing to spend a few hours learning the ropes of homeownership, from applying for a mortgage to choosing a contractor for a kitchen remodel.
We’ve barely gotten over winter’s misery and already are being reminded about hurricane preparedness. Yet the season officially started June 1, so perhaps a few tips from the American Bankers Association are in order:
Americans’ concerns about the direction of the economy and their household income appear to be weighing on housing growth, according to results from Fannie Mae’s May 2014 National Housing Survey.