Renters No More: Newbies Lured To Homeownership

In many American communities, buying a home is now less expensive than renting. And with the economics titling in favor of homeownership, many first-time buyers […]

Democratic Convention Draws Troubled Homeowners

Charlotte, N.C., host of the 2012 Democratic National Convention, is the nation’s biggest financial center outside of New York. But Charlotte and surrounding Mecklenburg County […]

County Considers Eminent Domain As Foreclosure Fix

County and city officials in San Bernardino, Calif., are considering a controversial plan: using the power of eminent domain to take over “underwater” mortgages, where the value of the home is wort

Sinking Under A $10,000 Monthly Mortgage Payment

The nation’s housing crisis has touched countless people. Increasingly, the well-off are among them. Housing counselors around the country say they are seeing more people […]

Bidders Get Feisty Over Foreclosed Homes

For-sale homes in California are sparse, even in areas with high foreclosure rates. It has led to buyers like Jennifer Bryant, who is willing to […]