down payment

Analysis shows Chicago is the easiest place to save for a down payment

If you’re struggling to save up for a down payment on your first home, you could do a lot worse…

4 years ago

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…

4 years ago

Cash-strapped buyers turn to crowdfunding to raise a down payment

A growing number of aspiring homeowners are turning to crowdfunding platforms as a way of raising funds to cover their…

4 years ago

More parents are helping their kids with down payments

Millennials are increasingly expecting their parents for greater help when it comes to housing. A report from Apartment List that…

4 years ago

Singles must save for 11 years to be able to afford the down payment on a home

What with prices soaring and inventories growing ever tighter, it’s becoming increasingly difficult for singles in particular to find an…

4 years ago

Saving For A Home: Heres a Few Tips

A good strategy to save the down payment and closing costs to purchase a home requires several steps. While saving…

5 years ago

First-time buyers turn to crowdfunding, and lenders are backing it

Would be home buyers who can’t afford to save for a down payment are increasingly looking at crowdfunding options to…

5 years ago

Loftium will stump up your down payment, but only if you become an Airbnb host

That company is called Loftium, which says it will provide up to $50,000 in down payment money in return for…

5 years ago

Zillow: If you’re saving for a home, cut down on the parties!

Destination bachelor and bachelorette parties are becoming the new norm for many millennials who prize experience and grew up with…

5 years ago

40% of Americans still overestimate down payment costs

Some real estate buyers make false assumptions about how much of a down payment they need to be able to…

5 years ago