Homeowners start counting the cost of Hurricane Florence



Residents of affected areas are now starting to count the cost of the damage as the storm slowly dissipates

The hidden costs of homeownership add up to $9K a year, study finds



Homeowners will pay around $9,390 per year on the hidden costs associated with homeownership, according to a new analysis by Thumbtack and Zillow.

Home equity is growing, but homeowners refuse to tap into it



With home prices continuing to rise, homeowners are becoming increasingly “equity rich”. But that hasn’t tempted many to take advantage of the situation, as the number of home equity lines of credit stays flat.

Millennials go to great lengths to achieve homeownership



Millennials are showing such a strong desire to get into homeownership that many are willing to make big sacrifices or take on a second job.

Young aspiring homeowners to struggle until 2025, Freddie says



Freddie Mac raised few eyebrows today when it reiterated what most of us already knew – that the rising costs of housing are the biggest hurdle for younger people trying to get into real estate for the first time, in a new repor

Less than 10% of U.S. homes remain underwater, Zillow says



Almost a decade after the last recession, we’ve passed another milestone in the housing market recovery. The percentage of homeowners who owe more on their mortgage than the value of their home, or those who’re “underwater

Single women buy twice as many homes as single men



Single women are showing much greater interest in becoming homeowners than their single male counterparts, according to a new study.

Report: House hunting takes more time, but buyers refuse to give up



Consumers in the hunt for a new home say it’s taking a significant amount of time to find the perfect property. In fact, some 51 percent of respondents in a recent survey said it’s taking them three months or more to find a home that meets their

California & Utah homeowners fight tumbleweed invasion



Homeowners in parts of Southern California and Utah woke up last week to an invasion of tumbleweed piled up against their homes, that in some cases kept them trapped inside for several hours.

5 Things That You Cannot Overlook When Buying A Home



It is no doubt that everyone is rushing to own property. Owning a home nowadays is considered a measure of progress especially among the youth.

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