Think twice before you invest in a top-of-the-line kitchen remodel.
Plus: Five big mistakes to avoid.
You might never catch up to rising home values.
It carries a penalty of up to 30 years in jail or $1 million in fines.
It's not Chip and Joanna's fault, but we need to drop some reality.
Here are the five most important things to consider.
"Old world charm" is a lie.
Your mortgage payment is only the beginning.
You may not need tens of thousands of dollars to purchase a house.
Shockingly, your roof is off-limits. And that's not all.
Make sure you can take on a home without going broke.
Meet the hoops you'll need to jump through.
What’s tricky about bad advice is that often it sounds good.
Legally, you can't pay it back.
A low credit score isn't always a deal breaker.
It might seem like a scam, but not if the math works out in your favor.
When it comes to getting a mortgage, all the benefits of a tiny home could suddenly become roadblocks.
First-time homebuyers should be especially wary.
Here's what they don't show you on TV.
Paying an HOA fee is like paying rent on top of the mortgage, isn't it?