Survey: Homeowners Average $2K A Year On 'Unnecessary' ExpensesBankrate.com says the biggest expense is housekeeping. Homeowners spend around $285 a month on housekeeping services.
Realtors: Twin Cities Housing Market Sees Highest Number Of Sales In A DecadeThe American Dream has become a reality for thousands of people in the metro. On Wednesday, Realtor Associations announced the Twin Cities housing market closed the most sales since 2005.
Good Question: When Should You Refinance Your Home?Mortgage rates have dropped once again to near all-time lows. This week's average rate for a 30-year fixed loan is right around 3.6 percent. That's almost a point lower compared with rates 12 to 15 months ago. It also has mortgage brokers’ offices four times busier than a typical January.
Twin Cities Home Ownership Gap Widens Along Race Lines A report released Tuesday is giving us some new insight on home sales in the Twin Cities. It takes a look at how neighborhoods in Minneapolis and St. Paul seem to be recovering from the foreclosure crisis.
Survey: Young Adults Putting Mortgages Before MarriagesIs a home the new engagement ring? A new national survey shows more and more young couples are putting mortgages before wedding bands these days.
Making Sense Of Obama's Housing MarketIs the Obama administration failing the housing market? Maybe.
La Crosse Program Helps With Home OwnershipA program new in La Crosse helps hometown heroes purchase, sell or refinance a house.
Home Ownership Rate For Black Minnesotans DropsNew census figures show the home ownership rate for black Minnesotans has dropped.