From personal homes to real estate investing.
How to Estimate Repair Costs on Fix-and-Flip Investments
You can expect to make significant home improvements before you flip a house. Here’s how to factor those costs into your bottom line.
Fix and Flip or Buy and Hold? 8 Questions to Help You Decide
So you’ve decided to invest in real estate. Well here’s your next big decision—fix and flip, or buy and hold?
Handymen from Hell! 10 Tips to Find Good Help on Your Next Project
Looking to hire help handling a home improvement project? Here’s how to make sure you get your money’s worth.
5 Things to Look for in an Investment Property
Considering investing in real estate? Focus on these five factors when shopping for property.
How to Manage Your Rental Properties Like a Champ
Owning rental properties can be wildly profitable—if managed properly.
How to Make Housing Market Conditions Work for You in 2015
Expert tips for analyzing housing market conditions in the coming year—and making them work for you.
5 Things That Are Wrecking Your Utility Bill (and How to Fix Them)
Conserve energy and safeguard that utility bill with these five simple winter fixes.
Tour America’s Most Expensive Home
Take a look inside the palatial West Coast mansion that’s currently taking top honors as most expensive house on the American market.
Ask an Expert: Best Tax Strategies for Renters
Renters, this one’s for you. Find expert tips for reducing regular expenses and maximizing your tax benefits.
Budget Decorating Ideas for Every Room
A round-up of inexpensive ways to spruce up every room in the house, without incurring the expense of a major remodel.
How Much House Can You Really Afford?
Budgeting for a new home? Be sure to address these five factors that a housing affordability calculator won’t.
Avoid These First-Time Home Buying Mistakes
Read shared stories of common mistakes made by from first-time home buyers—plus expert tips for avoiding them.
Ask an Expert: Mortgage Payment Strategy
One finance expert shares five strategies for finding middle ground between a 30-year mortgage and a 15-year mortgage.
Don’t Push the Limits on Housing Costs
Cutting housing costs is a simple way to increase financial freedom.
How to Pay Off Your Mortgage Faster
Simple steps to take toward paying off your mortgage as quickly as possible.