7 Key Home-Buying Numbers to Know When Shopping for a House

There’s a lot that goes into buying a new home, starting with finding the right one all the way down to finalizing the paperwork. Somewhere in that process, you’ll likely find yourself trying to decipher myriad new terms and figuring out what they mean for you. We’ve compiled this list of seven key numbers you’ll […]

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Tom Brady and Gisele Bundchen Finally Sell Their Massachusetts Mansion

Tom Brady is showing he also has the moves when it comes to real estate. He and his wife, supermodel Gisele Bündchen, have sold their Brookline, MA, estate.

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What Is Title Insurance, and How Much Does Title Insurance Cost?

Title insurance protects home buyers and lenders from many issues. Here’s more on what is title insurance is, how much it costs, and how to lower the costs.

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Moving to the Country? This Overlooked Loan Makes It So Easy

House hunting in rural areas is becoming more common. If you’re planning a move to the country, a USDA home loan may be a great option for you.

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These Aren’t Your Granny’s Stencils! Modern Stenciling Ideas You’ll Adore

Want an easy, DIY project for your home’s decor? Update your look with stencils for a fresh look on walls, furniture, and accessories.

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10 Home Updates That Are Worth the Money

Homeownership is one of the most time-tested ways to build wealth in the U.S. It can help you build wealth thanks to home appreciation — but this isn’t always guaranteed (just ask anyone who bought a home right before 2008).  Another way to build wealth through homeownership is by upgrading your home, thereby increasing its value. […]

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Former Dodgers Outfielder Yasiel Puig Sells Encino, CA, Home for $2.7M

The former L.A. Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig has cut another tie to Southern California. His five-bedroom Encino home sold for $2,746,000 in November.

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We Want to Retire to Florida or a Florida-Type Atmosphere and Buy a Condo With Lots of Amenities for $250,000—Where Should We Go?

Suggestions on affordable beach communities for soon-to-be retirees looking at Florida or similar environment.

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What Is a Force Majeure Clause, and What Does It Mean for Mortgages?

The current pandemic will have contract holders invoking force majeure for relief from creditors. But can a mortgage holder use the clause to stop payment?

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