QUESTION: I just received a fine from our homeowner's association because I decorated my house for the holidays the week before Thanksgiving, which apparently is too early. Do I need to pay this?
The parking garage could well be the ugly duckling of architecture.
JT Luginski has had it with putting up _ and taking down _ holiday lights and decorations.
Housing starts in November surged nearly 23 percent from the previous month, signaling an end-of-the-year pickup in the housing market, the U.S. Commerce Department reported Wednesday.
The Federal Housing Finance Agency on Monday detailed a plan to reduce the size of home mortgages that Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac could purchase.
When Pacific Dental Services outgrew its headquarters, founder Stephen Thorne had an ambitious idea for its next office.
LOS ANGELES _ In Venice Beach, 25-year-old Snapchat co-founder Bobby Murphy has bought a new two-bedroom house for $2.1 million, or nearly double the median price of homes in the neighborhood.
Each month, many a renter digs through a loose assortment of stubby pencils and uncapped pens, crinkled take-out menus, orange-handled scissors, old batteries, and half-used rolls of tape hunting for a checkbook _ untouched since its last use 30 days ago _ to pay the rent.
Payday loans appear to be growing in importance. The spam folder in my email register now seems to have as many solicitations for payday loans as for home mortgages. The Internet is a more cost-effective way of marketing payday loans than the traditional storefront. In addition, a number of banks have entered the market in recent years with "deposit advances," which are essentially the same as payday loans.
QUESTION: I am self-employed and make a good living. I want to buy a house, but it's hard to document my income. So I've been getting turned down for a mortgage, even though I'm willing to make a large down payment. Any hope for me?
The federal government announced Friday it's lowering home loan limits in many areas across the country next year.
What should be done with Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac?