Is Downsizing The Next Big Trend In Homes?

Instead of going for larger homes, which was an overwhelming trend in years past, many people are choosing micro-dwellings.

3 Common Myths About Real Estate Short Sales

Many people don't have a clear understanding of the purpose of short sales or how they actually work.

Strong Builder Confidence May Signal Good Time To Buy New Homes

February's Housing Market Index reading remains near the HMI's highest level since April 2006, when the HMI reading reached 51.

Why Buying Real Estate Can Be A Smart Financial Move

Buying city real estate doesn't just give you a place to live; it can also be a very smart financial move.

Over 70% Of US Metro Market Housing Markets Improve In February

The National Association of Homebuilders recently released its Improving Markets Index for the month of February.

5 Power Saving Ideas That Can Lower Your Energy Bill

Whether you are energy conscious or just trying to save money, there are many steps you can take to lower your home bills while helping the environment at the same time.

Clever Tips for Paying Off Your Home Mortgage Faster

Seven clever tips to help you get your mortgage payments on the fast track.

Case-Shiller Index Shows Near 6% Home Price Gain

Last week, the S&P/Case-Shiller Index showed home prices gaining 5.5 percent during the 12-month period ending November 2012, marking the largest one-year gain in home prices since May 2010.

Tax Breaks Granted By The 2012 Fiscal Cliff Negotiations

The Fiscal Cliff negotiations earlier this year created new tax breaks for homeowners, and extended others.

6 Tips For Buying An Older Home

Buying an old home is like buying a piece of local history. Here is how to do it properly.