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New Homes Sales Rise for Second Straight Month in August

Sales of new homes in the U.S. rose modestly in August as rising prices continue to sideline potential buyers.

Tight Supply of Homes Could Hold Back Record Sales

Sales of existing homes in Wisconsin are outpacing last year’s record purchases, but experts say the lack of inventory has tapped down the hot market.

The Best Places to Live for Allergies

Consider these spots for your next hometown if you're fed up with seasonal allergies.

US Long-Term Mortgage Rates up Slightly; 30-Year at 2.88%

Average long-term mortgage rates rose slightly this week continuing a months-long trend of little movement.

Inflation Forces Homebuilders to Take It Slow, Raise Prices

Rising costs and shortages of building materials and labor are rippling across the homebuilding industry, delaying construction and prompting many builders to pump the brakes on how many homes they put up for sale.

Existing US Home Sales Fell in August, Price Growth Slows

Sales of previously occupied U.S. homes fell in August and the pace of price growth eased, the latest sign the housing market is cooling as intense competition leave many would-be buyers on the sidelines.

How to Set Up Your Utilities

Here's what you need to know about which utility company services your new address, how to set up an account and why you may need to pay a deposit.

Are Financial Assets in a Bubble?

Will financial assets continue booming or are they about to bust?

What Is an Appraisal Gap?

What is appraised value in real estate and why are appraisal gaps becoming more common?