Is Buying a Home More Stressful Than Planning a Wedding?

Some Highlights: According to a new survey from Open Listings, 62% of Americans ages 25-54 believe that buying a home is more stressful than planning a wedding. Many young couples are saving for a wedding and a home at the same time. The average US wedding now costs 66% of a median home down payment, according to The […]

The Rising Cost Of Renting A Single-Family Home

When debating whether to rent or buy your next place, the argument in favor of renting usually includes the fact that it’ll be cheaper – especially since you don’t have to pay for closing costs or save for a down payment. However, renting a place isn’t all that cheap these days and, depending on what […]

The Best New Family Destinations in 2018

Summer is the time for fun, especially when you have a family. It sparks ideas of fun-filled family vacations, and all sorts of activities you can do with your kids.  For household excitement beyond what you’ve experienced in the past, you will want to know the best new family destinations in 2018. If you’re anything […]

Generation Z Homeownership May Happen Earlier Than Millennials

Generation Z – which is defined as people born between the mid-1990s and early 2000s – is quickly approaching adulthood and will soon face the decision of where to live and whether to rent or buy. Generation Z Homeownership is something that many would think to be far off. But, according to a recent analysis, […]

The Feature Millennials Are Most Willing To Go Without

Unless you’re having a house built to your exact specifications, the house you end up buying will likely be a feature or two short of your ideal house. That’s because, you’re going to be choosing only from the homes that are on the market during the time you’re shopping. So the odds of finding each and […]

Tips for Making Your Dream of Owning a Home a Reality

Some Highlights: Setting up an automatic savings plan that saves a small amount of every check is one of the best ways to save without thinking much about it. Living within a budget right now will help you save money for down payments while also paying down other debts that might be holding you back. […]