| Apr 13, 2014
| 12:14 PM
Lake house by lake house and weekend retreat by weekend retreat, the second-home market is gradually recovering, providing opportunities for sellers who want to shed their homes and for buyers looking for good deals.
| Apr 10, 2014
| 9:35 AM
"There is nothing new about poverty. What is new, however, is that we have the resources to get rid of it."
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., 1964 Nobel Peace Prize acceptance speech
MEMPHIS, Tenn. A month after Natalie Vazquez lost the best-paying job she'd...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The real estate market has long worked on a simple system: If you want to buy a new house, sell the old one and use the equity for a down payment.
But the last few years of low ownership costs and rising rents have some move-up buyers trying a new...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 2:30 AM
By Ilyce Glink and Samuel J. Tamkin
Q: I am a recent widow. My husband passed away suddenly from a heart attack last July at the age of 45. I have three children including two in college and one in high school.
I have kind of been in a fog over the last...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 5:05 AM
Kimberly and Edward Rushing's fledgling real estate investment venture got off to a rocky start.
Seven years ago, at the height of the housing market, the young couple bought a home they intended to fix up and flip in San Bernardino County, Calif.