Help, I'm stuck in my starter home!

Dec 3, 2018
And that makes it harder for everyone to move up the housing ladder.
Nguyen Do, 38, in front of the house he thought would be his "starter home," in Vienna, Virginia.
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The home equity loan interest deduction is dead. What does it mean for homeowners?

Dec 22, 2017
Fewer people might take out home equity loans as a result.
A worker saws wood at Canal Crossing, a new luxury apartment community consisting of 393 rental units near the university city of New Haven on August 2, 2017 in Hamden, Connecticut.
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The American dream: How undocumented immigrants buy homes in the U.S.

Sep 11, 2017
It’s all thanks to ITINs — individual tax identification numbers.
Home ownership is part of the American dream. 
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Myths around homebuying: the dreaded 20 percent and millennial apathy

Aug 11, 2017
Don’t give up on that dream of a white picket fence just yet.
Juan Carlos Correa (L) , a prospective home buyer is shown a short sale home by Denise Madan, a Real Estate agent with Re/Max, as he shops for a house on April 22, 2014 in Coral Gables, Florida
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Tiny homes seem perfect for most millennials, except for one big problem

Jun 15, 2017
Traditional lenders have shied away from financing the trendy homes, but that could change next year.
A portable home made by Titan Tiny Homes. 
Courtesy of Titan Tiny Homes.

What new home sales mean for the economy

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Young buyers want to live in the 'burbs

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Faced with soaring prices in the hottest urban markets, young would-be homebuyers will likely flock to the suburbs.

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