Aug 23, 2013 What resources are available for first-time home buyers? Is there a way to time the market right to take advantage of low mortgage rates? How can you know if you earn enough income to qualify for a refi? Personal finance expert Louis Barajas answers listeners' questions about home ownership. Plus, learn about 10 home buying mistakes you should avoid.
Aug 23, 2013 If you're browsing in today's housing market, you'd better be ready for some stiff competition. A Los Angeles realtor talks about all it takes to land a home you want.
Aug 23, 2013 The British government is offering incentives to homebuyers but critics argue that the economy is recovering and they are not a good use of taxpayers' money.
Aug 23, 2013 Now a truck driver, Don Holzschuh talks about his first job in Minnesota.
Dec 25, 2013 Michael Price, writer and co-executive producer of "The Simpsons," talks about his first job.
Sep 5, 2013 Marketplace is partnering with The Atlantic, covering what the American economy looks like today, from smaller cities and towns across the country. First stop: Sioux Falls.
Aug 15, 2013 Goldman Sachs says that the number of all-cash sales in the housing market has more than doubled over the last seven years. What does that say about the housing recovery?
Rowan Moore Gerety
Aug 9, 2013 A pilot program in California is testing the idea that providing free counsel to poor tenants could actually save taxpayers money.
Aug 8, 2013 Richmond, Calif., is trying to help distressed homeowners by reducing the principal on their mortgages using eminent domain.