May 21, 2018

The lifetime cost of rent is still rising — here’s how you can save on housing in the meantime

Generation Z will pay a record high $226,000 in rental costs while trying to save up for a home.

May 8, 2018

How much financial help are millennials getting from their parents?

Whether you're still on the family phone plan or get help with the rent, you're not alone.
May 7, 2018

Why the market for first-time home buyers is getting tougher — and where to look if you’re buying

People are very confident that their home values are going to go up — a sign we may be moving ever farther from a buyer's market to a seller's market.
April 25, 2018

Homeownership is actually getting more affordable — if you can get over the anxiety of buying

If you're thinking about purchasing a home, here's what to consider first, both financially and psychologically.
April 17, 2018

Why homes, rent and college are so much more expensive than they were in the 1960s

On the bright side? At least beer has gotten cheaper.
April 9, 2018

How to “hack” your way to mortgage-free housing

Learn how to house-hack like a pro with the help of a real estate agent.

March 1, 2018

Crowdfunding your way to homeownership

Is real estate the next frontier of the crowdfunding craze?
Feb. 9, 2018

How long does it take to buy a house? Here’s how much time and money you need to become a homeowner.

How many dollars and years do you really need to buy a home? Here's what to expect, depending what you want and can truly afford.
Nov. 2, 2017

The unforeseen costs of buying a home

A well-informed homebuyer is a confident homebuyer.
Oct. 30, 2017

How high-end real estate schemes like what Paul Manafort is accused of actually work

A U.S. treasury report from August shows that money laundering is way more common in high-end real estate than you might think.
Oct. 26, 2017

This is the most common liberal arts major among billionaires

The richest billionaires in 2017, according to Forbes, share certain college majors in common. Here are their most popular areas of study.

Oct. 9, 2017

Making home possible: Creative ways to conquer the down payment

Saving a large sum of money isn’t easy. Let’s make it simpler.
Sept. 29, 2017

Cheap places to live 2017: Hate roommates? 10 US cities where one bedroom rent costs less than $900

Here are the 10 best and 10 worst big U.S. cities to live in if you hate sharing your space.
Sept. 11, 2017

What to tell a real estate agent when buying your first home

Buying your first home? Recent first-time homeowners share their personal stories and how to utilize a real estate agent the right way.
Aug. 22, 2017

Is it time to buy your first home?

After a decade of apartment life, a Pittsburgh couple purchased their first property in the city.
Aug. 9, 2017

Housing hacks to save money and make smart choices — whether you rent or might want to buy a home

Is it better to rent or buy a home? How do you get a great deal on a rental apartment — or otherwise save money on housing? Here's how to make the best choices possible.

Aug. 7, 2017

How a 19th-century butcher shop became a home

A Chicago couple uses historic tax credits to purchase and rehab a former butchery into a house, art gallery and rental.
Aug. 4, 2017

Follow these 21 Twitter accounts to get smarter about money, and learn secrets to wealth and success

Want to earn and save more money, launch a successful business or just learn new financial hacks? These Twitter handles will inspire you.
July 25, 2017

Buying a foreclosure? 5 things to know that will save you money on a new home

Real estate-owned properties — those in foreclosure — can sell for 20% below market value. But proceed with caution, as many require extensive repairs that add to their total cost.
July 6, 2017

Jared Kushner business link prompts watchdog group to file ethics complaint

Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington says Kushner hasn't disclosed everything.
June 29, 2017

9 smart things to buy as an investment in your future

From stocks to cryptocurrencies, here are 9 ideas for ways to invest extra cash to build your wealth.

June 24, 2017

3 states and D.C. allow same flammable building materials behind Grenfell Tower fire

The causes of London's Grenfell Tower are similar to the justifications used to waive fire regulations in the U.S.
June 21, 2017

UK government rehouses Grenfell Tower fire victims in luxury apartments

The 68 luxury apartments are part of a social housing initiative to rehouse Grenfell families.
June 19, 2017

Grenfell Tower fire update: 79 now feared dead or missing in London blaze, police say

Police said that the number is subject to climb even higher as the investigation progresses.
June 16, 2017

The world's most expensive parking spaces: 5 cities where spots can cost as much as a house.

Real estate booms in powerhouse cities with limited room for expansion have caused parking-space prices to explode in recent years.
June 15, 2017

Grenfell Tower Fire: Death toll rises to 17, officials say

At this point, officials don't expect to find any more survivors.

June 14, 2017

Grenfell Tower fire: Fatalities reported, more than 50 hospitalized after massive London fire

It's not clear yet what caused the massive blaze.
June 14, 2017
May 25, 2017

Obsessed with real estate? You can enter this contest to win $1 million from Zillow.

Zillow is offering $1 million for anyone who can help make its algorithm more predictive.
May 16, 2017

Here's how many years you'd have to skip avocado toast to afford buying a home

Good luck buying a house or apartment with your avocado savings.