Jan 2, 2014 Nearly half of states require that foreclosures go through court. That slower process means a backlog of foreclosures is coming to market.
Dec 13, 2013 Unless Congress acts, struggling homeowners who seek relief could face an unexpected tax bill.
Dec 9, 2013 As more people are excluded from homeownership, the demand for rental housing has grown beyond capacity, driving rental costs up.
Dec 5, 2013 The Gross Domestic Product doesn’t count volunteer work at all, and that includes unpaid care-giving for a sick loved one. But with such high costs for elderly home care, there’s often no alternative, as Marketplace’s Chris Farrell says.
Nov 29, 2013 Cardiff Garcia from FT Alphaville and Bloomberg's Nela Richardson join Lizzie O'Leary to look back at the week's business news and forward at where the economy is going.
Nov 29, 2013 Congress and the White House are weighing what is next for the mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
Nov 6, 2013 Higher house prices are often seen as a sign of an improving economy, but they have a downside when incomes don't keep pace.
Nov 1, 2013 You want that new home, but make sure you don't make a decision you'll regret later
Nov 5, 2013 Low-income youth have to pitch in and serve as another parent for their siblings.
Oct 21, 2013 In some markets, wealthy owners are buying smaller and less costly homes, but they aren't scaling back on luxe details inside their mansions.