Apr 9, 2013 A growing number of U.S. homeowners are renting rooms to recovering addicts and turning their properties into so-called ‘sober homes.’ It's a hot but sketchy new real estate market.
Apr 3, 2013 After losing $166 billion in four years, Fannie Mae reported a $17 billion profit for 2012 -- a record.
Mar 26, 2013 Home prices rise, but can they boost the job market?
Mar 22, 2013 With housing inventory at its lowest point in 13 years, realtors are trying new tactics to add listings.
Mar 7, 2013 As home prices rise, more owners are preparing housing for sale -- and construction companies and building supply chains are hiring again.
Feb 26, 2013 Despite a 46 percent jump in softwood lumber prices, many timber companies are wary to head into the forests.
Feb 20, 2013 The pace of home building slowed in January, falling 8.5 percent from December. Despite the decrease, January was still the third best month for house construction since 2008.
Feb 18, 2013 The market for new housing has been heating up, even though plenty of foreclosed homes are for sale too.
Feb 1, 2013 A new prepaid debit card targeted at former substance abusers aims to keep the holder's spending on a very short leash.
Jan 25, 2013 Despite a dip in home sales last December, new data reveals that overall sales for 2012 were the highest in three years.