Jul 16, 2012 Cities across the Rust Belt are finding it cheaper to tear down abandoned homes than pay for the upkeep. But critics say demolishing problem properties does nothing to ease a poor neighborhood's troubles.
Jul 12, 2012 There are some new figures out this morning from RealtyTrac about the number of foreclosures in the U.S. in the first half of this year, and they may shed some light on the so-far elusive housing recovery.
Jul 5, 2012 Apartment buildings are fuller than they’ve been in a decade. Rents are at record highs. Houses are relatively cheap, but loans are elusive.
Jul 3, 2012 The California state legislature passed a law yesterday that sponsors are calling a "Homeowners Bill of Rights." Supporters say the changes will prevent unnecessary foreclosures.
Jun 27, 2012 A hard-hit Southern California county is giving serious consideration to a plan to seize troublesome mortgages.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Jul 16, 2012 As foreclosure filings start to rise again, homeowners must balance the costs -- financial and emotional -- of fighting eviction.
Jun 20, 2012 Manufacturing and employment numbers may be sagging, but the housing market is has really turned around in some places, Kansas City being one of them.
Jun 19, 2012 Home sales are increasing in some parts of the country, but the housing market is still below normal.
Jun 19, 2012 This might be a hard story for you to hear if your house has lost value in the last few years. But there are some places where the housing market is still pretty overheated -- like a small corner of England, where a tiny beach shack just sold for $270,000.