renting Renters now spend five percent more of their household budgets on housing costs than do homeowners, and the difference is growing as rents rise. Since 2005, homeowners? expenditures for housing have ri....Read more
on Tuesday, November 8, 2011 20% Downpayments Don?t Always Make Cents real,
downpayment Despite the ?doom and gloom? in today?s headlines, in the current economic climate, homeownership is more affordable than ever, thanks to low interest rates and lower home values. For those buyers who manage to have a 20% (or more) downpayment, they believe this will get them the lowest monthly m...
on Tuesday, November 1, 2011 Bang For Your Housing Buck ? Interactive real,
estate Real estate prices have long been a popular topic at parties, around water coolers, on news shows: bring up the cost of a two-bedroom apartment in Manhattan or a waterfront house in Fort Lauderdale, and a heated discussion is bound to ensue. Regardless of the direction of home prices ? and the cu...