The top 3 most and least affordable metro areas in the U.S.



Mortgage rates comparison website HSH.com has just published a new analysis showing the required annual salary needed to afford a median priced home in the nation’s top 50 metro areas. There’s good news for anyone living in Pittsburgh, Oklahoma City and Cleveland, which were rated as the top three cheapest metro areas for those looking […]

Freddie Mac entices landlords to keep their properties affordable



Freddie Mac is launching a new initiative that will see it provide low-cost loans to owners of multifamily properties in order to help them keep their rents affordable for middle class families

Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac to create more affordable housing opportunities



With rising home prices making it increasingly difficult for those with lower incomes to buy, mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are taking it upon themselves to provide more opportunities.

Manufactured homes: The answer to America’s affordable housing shortage?



Manufactured homes seems to be getting serious consideration as a solution to the U.S.’s growing affordable housing shortage, if recent news reports are anything to go by.

Which is the most affordable city for software engineers?



North America’s demand for software engineers and other technology specialists is showing no signs of slowing down.

Affordable homes still exist in high-cost markets



Even in metros where homebuyers have the biggest mortgage burdens, some cities within those metros provide relatively affordable housing options.

Obama administration makes one last push for affordable housing



The Obama administration is rapidly coming to an end, but that hasn’t stopped the White House incumbents from making one last push for states and municipalities to boost affordable housing.

Affordable Mortgage Ideas for New Homeowners



Are you interested in buying a home but unsure if you can afford it? It may surprise you that getting an affordable mortgage isn’t comparable to mission impossible. With the right information, you can enter the real estate market with confidence.

Senior housing shortage getting worse



A number of recent studies have highlighted the alarming lack of affordable housing for senior citizens in the U.S.

Report: Acute nationwide shortage of affordable rental homes



The widely publicized shortage of housing inventory is being felt hardest in the “affordable home” category, where there’s a shortfall of 7.2 million available homes

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