November 15, 2018

Evaluating Funding Options For Your Business

Despite traditional banks being increasingly hesitant to offer credit, countless more funding options are available now than in the past. But, with the barrage of financing […]
November 15, 2018

Many homeowners are unprepared for an emergency

Ready or not Thinking of renovating in 2019? You might want to add a few basic safety features to your tick list. According to a new […]
November 15, 2018

Freddie Mac rolling out new green home-improvement financing

Borrowers will get more leeway to finance energy- and water-efficient improvements under a new program coming from Freddie Mac. Energy and/or water efficiency improvements can be […]
November 14, 2018

Churches fight predatory payday lending

FORT WORTH (RNS)—Anyra Cano Valencia was having dinner with her husband, Carlos, and their family when an urgent knock came at their door. Anyra Cano The Valencias, […]
November 14, 2018

Rebuilding high-risk homes from California wildfires could cost $18B

The 48,390 homes dubbed at extreme or high risk from the California wildfires burning through the state could cost $18 billion in reconstruction, according to a […]
November 14, 2018

How much should I put down on a house?

When you start thinking about home buying, the first thing many people think is, “How will I raise the 20% down payment?” Contrary to what you’ve […]
November 14, 2018

More housing markets pass the $1 million mark

The move toward million-dollar housing Million-dollar homes are on the rise. According to new data, over 100 new neighborhoods joined the $1 million housing market this […]
November 14, 2018

Weekly mortgage applications drop 3.2%, hit by tanking stocks and rising rates

Buying a home is generally a person’s single largest investment, and it is therefore an incredibly emotional decision. That may be part of why potential buyers […]
November 14, 2018

Are consumers fed up with the housing market for the wrong reasons?

Consumers blame speculative home flippers and wealthy out-of-towners for soaring home prices, but the blame may be misplaced, given many economists’ views about the broader factors […]