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Saturday, March 14, 2020

Frugal single mother reveals the tricks that help her to keep her grocery bill to $50 per week   | Daily Mail Online

Frugal single mother reveals the tricks that help her to keep her grocery bill to $50 per week   | Daily Mail Online: A frugal single mum who became a millionaire solely by scrimping has shared the tricks that keep her grocery bill at just $50 per week. Serina Bird, from Canberra, shared her secrets.

Mortgage rates jump back up to January high amid coronavirus outbreak

Mortgage rates jump back up to January high amid coronavirus outbreak: After falling to a record low just two weeks ago, mortgage rates are surging higher again. This comes as real estate agents try to deal with a new normal in what was supposed to be a busy spring housing market.

Sunday, February 02, 2020

Harvard Study Finds Rental Housing Is Becoming More Unaffordable | Cities | US News

Harvard Study Finds Rental Housing Is Becoming More Unaffordable | Cities | US News: While low-income Americans have struggled for years with housing costs, a report finds now even middle-income Americans are feeling the pinch.

California's rising rents, severe housing shortage fuel homelessness

California's rising rents, severe housing shortage fuel homelessness: Shortage of affordable housing in California contributes to an escalating homelessness crisis.

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

How to calculate loan payments and costs

How to calculate loan payments and costs: Use this guide to calculate loan payments and figure out how much interest you’ll pay over the long haul.

Thursday, December 12, 2019

Wednesday, December 11, 2019

4 hidden costs that can sting first-time homebuyers

4 hidden costs that can sting first-time homebuyers: Selling a home can bring several expensive surprises for newbies.

Monday, December 09, 2019

To win a seller disclosure case, you’ll need evidence to prove they deliberately deceived you about damage to the home - The Washington Post

To win a seller disclosure case, you’ll need evidence to prove they deliberately deceived you about damage to the home - The Washington Post: REAL ESTATE MATTERS | Did the sellers use a carpenter to cover over the termite damage? Your case would benefit, for example, if you found out that the sellers had carpenters come in to hide the problem and if you were able to talk to those carpenters.

Sunday, December 08, 2019

You Won't Believe How Much of Younger Americans' Income Goes to Student Debt

You Won't Believe How Much of Younger Americans' Income Goes to Student Debt: Student debt is eating up a huge chunk of earnings for borrowers between the ages of 18 and 39, data shows.

13 things you’re doing to your home that real estate agents wouldn’t

13 things you’re doing to your home that real estate agents wouldn’t: It’s your house, so you can do whatever you want. But if you want to sell it at some point, think twice before doing any of these things.

Saturday, December 07, 2019

Friday, December 06, 2019

12 first-time home buyer mistakes and how to avoid them

12 first-time home buyer mistakes and how to avoid them: First-time home buyers generally pay more for the same home than repeat home buyers.

Wednesday, December 04, 2019

Mold at Florida military housing caused mushrooms to grow out of carpets, lawsuits says

Mold at Florida military housing caused mushrooms to grow out of carpets, lawsuits says: Mold in privately run housing at MacDill Air Force Base in Florida not only caused health problems but led to mushrooms growing out of a floor and carpet, according to a federal lawsuit filed by five service members and their families.

Tuesday, December 03, 2019

Real estate rebels who refused to move

Real estate rebels who refused to move: The most stubbornly resolute property owners ever.

Sunday, December 01, 2019

Friday, November 29, 2019

You might not want to pay off your mortgage early — here's why

You might not want to pay off your mortgage early — here's why: Paying off your loan early offers a guaranteed return -- but you might be able to top that.