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Expert advice for confident homebuying, selling and improvement.


Expert advice for confident homebuying, selling and improvement.

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US Long-Term Mortgage Rates Rise; 30-Year at 2.84%

U.S. long-term mortgage rates rose this week.

US Home Price Gains Accelerate as Pandemic Shakes up Housing

U.S. home prices jumped in September as strong demand, low interest rates and the smallest number of available homes on record combined to push up housing costs.

Should You Buy a House With Cash?

Before you go all-in with your money, consider these caveats for buying a home with cash.

Maine Home Sales Surge in Price, Volume

Home sales in Maine soared in October, when the median sales price for homes was almost 25% higher than a year ago.

The Best Places for Young Professionals

These places offer the job market, affordability and reputation recent grads are looking for.

US Mortgage Rates Fall to New Lows; 30-Year Loan at 2.72%

U.S. long-term mortgage rates fell this week, reaching record lows for the 13th time this year amid fresh signs of weakness in the pandemic-ravaged economy.

Existing Home Sales up 4.3% in October, Fifth Monthly Gain

Sales of existing homes rose for a fifth straight month in October, the National Association of Realtors said Thursday.

The Guide to a Real Estate Bidding War

Here are a few tips for buyers and sellers about how to navigate a multiple-offer situation in a home sale.

11 Top Stocks to Buy in Each Sector

The S&P 500 is divided into 11 sectors. Here's a list of one top stock in each.