The coronavirus pandemic has accelerated the migration of millennials from US cities to the suburbs and rural areas, and some businesses are booming.
The White House announced the extension of the moratorium on home foreclosures through June 30. The extension will help the 10 million Americans who fell behind on mortgage payments during COVID-19. Biden called on Congress to pass his stimulus to give more relief to renters and homeowners. Visit the Business […]
The home foreclosures ban, along with the evictions ban, had already been extended by President Joe Biden's administration through the end of March.
Home inspector Bryan Standley has become TikTok-famous for roasting flipped houses. Homeowners should look closely at their dishwasher when inspecting a kitchen, Standley told Insider. If the dishwashed isn’t installed properly, it could get costly and lead to drainage issues. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. Home inspector Bryan Standley […]
With mortgage rates hovering around record lows, you might be wondering if now is the time to refinance. Jerry Koors, president of Merchants Mortgages, told Business Insider that homeowners should take advantage of the near record low rates. Other experts say you shouldn’t refinance if you think your employment will […]
Affluent homeowners have higher-value property and assets to protect during national disasters. Insurance experts told Business Insider that high net worth individuals typically opt for “private client insurance” from high-end carriers, which offers certain protections and services that average homeowners’ policies do not. According to architects who specialise in hurricane-proofing, […]
Buying a home is an extremely important decision, and there are many questions a prospective home buyer should have for the homeowners. We asked real estate agents to list the most pressing questions you should ask the owners of the home you’re buying while you have the chance. They recommend […]
The process of buying a house can be painful and tedious. Homeownership can also be much more expensive than you think, even if you think you know all your expenses in advance. Here are seven things I wish I’d known before I bought a home. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for […]
Selling your home is a major life choice that involves your likely most important asset. We asked experts what the perfect time is for people to sell their home. They told us six of the biggest signs that it’s time to put your home on the market. Visit Business Insider’s […]
Homeownership rates have begun to fall again after a slight two-year reprieve thanks in part to millennials delaying home purchases. One main culprit may be the rapidly-ballooning $US1.6 trillion in student loan debt. Economists seem to think student debt cancellation could give a boost to homeownership rates. The Federal Reserve […]
Over the course of two decades, Augusta National Golf Club, which hosts the Masters, has purchased 270 acres of land totaling $US200 million, according to The Wall Street Journal. The exclusive club rarely purchases under its iconic name, instead opting to use LLCs in order to keep deals secretive. Augusta […]
Millennials and baby boomers tend to make different lifestyle choices, from marriage and family to how they spend their money. The two generations also have different tastes in homes. Millennials aren’t buying the large, elaborate houses built by boomers in Sunbelt states like Arizona, Florida, and the Carolinas, Candace Taylor […]
My husband and I bought a house in the suburbs instead of renting a home or apartment. There are plenty of reasons to buy instead of rent, but if I had to do it over, I would just continue renting. Costs add up quickly when you buy, and we ended […]
Housing affordability varies widely across the United States. Using data from the Census Bureau, we found the town in each state with the highest median monthly costs for homeowners. How much it costs to own a house varies widely across the United States. The American Community Survey is an annual […]
From smelling something odd to feeling sick, there are a number of different signs that can indicate that you might have mould in your house. If you do suspect you have mould in your home, getting it taken care of as soon as you can is very important as the […]
Zillow is part of a growing group of real-estate companies in the United States that buy homes directly from homeowners. Through Zillow’s service, which will be available in eight US markets by the end of 2019, homeowners receive a preliminary offer within two days and close the sale in as […]
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