Surprise, surprise: California is the most expensive place to buy a home

Homes along the United States’ most popular coasts are known for their beautiful waterfront views, salty breezes and — you guessed it — sky-high prices. So it comes as no surprise that the five most expensive states for homeowners happen to be right …

Home Sales Rocket to Second Highest Point Since 2008

In November, sales of new homes hit their second highest peak since 2008, according to data released by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). While these numbers have been fickle month-to-month, this is a hopeful sign of a surge in demand for the new year to come. November’s new […]

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Community spotlight: Leander

About 30 minutes from downtown Austin and the Balcones Canyonlands National Wildlife Refuge sits the city of Leander. With a climbing population that reached 31,717 in 2013, according to statistics from the U.S. Census Bureau, Leander is in the center …

June housing starts up from May, but still far below demand

The housing recovery song is still being sung after the 2008 market crash — one refrain, however, is causing real estate agents and their buyer clients some pain: “Not enough inventory.” Will this months’ new housing starts help change the tune …

5 amazing lending options that are expanding the buyer market

While a lender might otherwise look warily at self-employed borrowers, buyers with lower than optimal credit and individuals with low cash pools, Fannie Mae now offers options that will make mortgages feasible thanks to lower interest rates and no limi…

How much home can millennials afford in Los Angeles?

The elusive millennial generation must be ready to buy a home soon, right? The group of individuals born between 1980 and 2000 is a mystery for a lot of real estate professionals, often burdened by student loans and living a lifestyle of non-attachment…

How much home can millennials afford in San Francisco?

The elusive millennial generation must be ready to buy a home soon, right? The group of individuals born between 1980 and 2000 is a mystery for a lot of real estate professionals, often burdened by student loans and living a lifestyle of non-attachment…

How much home can millennials afford in DC?

The elusive millennial generation must be ready to buy a home soon, right? The group of individuals born between 1980 and 2000 is a mystery for a lot of real estate professionals, often burdened by student loans and living a lifestyle of non-attachment…

How much home can millennials afford in Houston?

The elusive millennial generation must be ready to buy a home soon, right? The group of individuals born between 1980 and 2000 is a mystery for a lot of real estate professionals, often burdened by student loans and living a lifestyle of non-attachment…

How much home can millennials afford in Chicago?

The elusive millennial generation must be ready to buy a home soon, right? The group of individuals born between 1980 and 2000 is a mystery for a lot of real estate professionals, often burdened by student loans and living a lifestyle of non-attachment…