The legacy of the housing crisis remains firmly in place - largely undiscussed but still potent, hidden deep beneath the surface of contemporary politics. It is a legacy that falls most heavily on the young. Five features of that legacy are particularly relevant now.
I know that it sounds harsh to say that Democrat and Republican leaders don't really care about the homeless and residents of public housing. But, in my opinion, after looking at the facts, it is the only conclusion that you can come to.
Jaime Luque, University of Wisconsin-Madison Anyone who's dug into the 2008 financial crisis knows the role that bundling and selling subprime housi...
Attracting home buyers is the first step in the home selling process. Being the first step, it is fundamental to attract as many buyers as possible in order to increase the chances of a successful sale. Here are 9 secret tips to get the attention of potential home buyers.
If someone was lucky enough to have a public pension when the market crashed, a dignified retirement is still possible thanks to the fundamental structure of a pension. Meanwhile, if an employee's assets were in a 401(k) when reckless bankers brought our country to the brink of financial collapse, they might have ended up with nothing.
This is the second of a series on questions about mortgage repayment. The first article looked at mortgage repayment as a type of investment. This one is focused on payment mechanics.
The very ferocity and coordinated nature of the attacks on Sanders makes clear that the Democratic establishment views Sanders not merely as an annoyance, but as an existential threat. And he may be, at that.
We see these mistakes over and over again. To people in the lending business, it's so commonplace we shake our heads when we see it happen, and it's ...
Questions from readers about why and how to pay off a mortgage early outnumber those I receive on any other topic, including loan origination. Borrowers typically spend only a few weeks, at most a few months in acquiring a mortgage, but they usually have the mortgage for many years.
Let me tell you why, even though the market has swung the other way, you might want to take the leap.
Perhaps the biggest story coming out of campaign 2016 is not the rise of Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump, but the fact that the media and political establishment never saw it coming. And the fact that they never saw it coming perfectly explains the rise of Sanders and Trump.
By Valerie Rind, Contributor With tax filing season well underway, you might feel like you're getting buried in the details, especially if you're ...
You're probably familiar with the plight of LGBTQ youth homeless in New York, Chicago, and San Francisco, but this problem exists in small to mid-sized cities and towns across the country. LGBTQ youth and young adults are sleeping on the streets in every city in America. Every single city. Even in Little Rock, a city you may have never heard of.
Buying real estate in Manhattan is like nowhere else in the country -- it's competitive, and in short supply. So, when you make the decision that you'd like to buy a home here, make sure you are well prepared to be a shrewd player in this crazy market.
When families confronting a host of challenges such as mental illness, severe medical conditions or substance use find themselves without a decent home, child welfare agencies often feel they have no choice but to place the children in foster care.
Hillary is veering from the truth when she suggests her $225,000 per speech fee, paid three times by Goldman Sachs, was "what they offered." It was not what they offered -- it was what Team Hillary demanded.