Now here’s something to wag your tail about – the majority of Americans believe pets are a valuable addition to their lives. Sixty-eight percent of U.S. households include a pet, according to the American Pet Products Association. Dogs are the most common, followed by cats, fish, birds, othe…

Foreclosure filings — default notices, scheduled auctions and bank repossessions — were reported on 676,535 U.S. properties in 2017, down 27 percent from 2016 and the lowest level since 2005, according to ATTOM Data Solutions.

Present-day Roanoke Island in the Outer Banks of North Carolina became the first English settlement in the New World in 1587, and people are still flocking to the state to this day.

In December, the median number of days homes sat on the real estate market before they were purchased was 83 days, according to Realtor.com. Homes that are properly prepared for listing sell faster than others.

Interest rates are extremely favorable to homebuyers right now, which means it’s a great time to purchase a new home. If you’re a newbie buying your first residence, follow these simple steps to make your first-time home buying experience a celebratory, headache-free success:

When looking around at the housing market, one question that immediately comes to mind is how much home you could actually afford to purchase. That figure can affect the size or features of a home, as well as which neighborhoods you and your Realtor will focus on during your home search.

You’ve picked out your dream house. Put down the earnest money. Now you’re keeping your fingers crossed that everything looks good on the home inspection.