Single-family homes are shifting to renter occupancy throughout the nation, and this trend is likely to continue.
If your monthly mortgage payment is equal to - or less than - one "peak" week rental rate, and if you rent for 17 weeks, then you should be able to achieve positive cash flow.
Donna DiNicola, owner of DiNicola's Italian Restaurant in southeast Portland, says she was partially joking when her offer for a 900-square-foot house included pizza - but it worked.
Buying real estate in other countries often is not as easy as non-nationals buying in the States.
Refinancing applications were at the lowest level in more than a year.
If an owner installs a luxury indoor lap pool or spa for their personal desire, they can't expect that prospective buyers will view it as valuable as they do.
More golf courses closed than opened in the U.S. in 2014, according to the National Golf Foundation.
Can you withdraw from your Individual Retirement Account for a down payment on a home and not face a premature-withdrawal penalty?
Women now head 54 percent of all single-person households.
Washington state law limits the use of incentives and inducements to $25 per person per year.
Energy-Star rated appliances and windows and programmable thermostats rated high.
"One of every three borrowers in active foreclosure has a current loan-to-value ratio of 150 or more, meaning they owe 50 percent more than their homes are worth."
Most new homes still don't come with options like rear-yard landscaping and a fenced backyard.