Kate Archer Kent
Jul 24, 2012 Empty nesters with money to spend are fueling something of a boom in Florida's vacation home market.
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 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 6, 2012 Spike TV is introducing a new show this summer, "World's Worst Tenants," which will act out crazy-but-true stories of foreclosures and evictions.
Jun 1, 2012 Tess is joined by senior producer Paddy Hirsch and credit expert Liz Weston to talk about credit utilization, bankruptcy amongst seniors, and the down side of buying real estate for your kids.
May 18, 2012 The city of Stockton, Calif. has been hit hard by the financial crisis. With the city on the verge of bankruptcy, residents share what it's like when your town is teetering on the brink.
May 16, 2012 Housing starts, as they're called, were up 2.6 percent last month, and compared with last April, home construction was up almost 30 percent.