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Aug 29, 2013 11:23AM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

Some of these can be DIY, but even if you have to hire a professional, you should recoup a large percentage of your investment when you sell.

Aug 21, 2013 8:21PM on Smart SpendingBy Marilyn Lewis

If you're a middle-income buyer who could otherwise afford to buy, you may be able to get help with the down payment. In some cases, you can get a home with no down payment at all.

Aug 14, 2013 6:21PM on Smart SpendingBy Marilyn Lewis

Once shunned and villainized, adjustable-rate mortgages are now being embraced by some buyers and refinancers. Is it worth the risk?

Aug 13, 2013 11:18AM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

Welcome to the one insurance policy you can't shop for, don't benefit from, but will have to pay if you don't have a big enough down payment.

Jul 10, 2013 12:53PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

Yes, interest rates are rising, and you've almost certainly missed buying at the bottom. But that doesn't mean you should give up on becoming a homeowner.

Jul 3, 2013 2:09PM on Smart SpendingBy Marilyn Lewis

Call them white-knuckle buyers -- shoppers worried that their chance to own an affordable home is rapidly fading. Real estate agents weigh in with their thoughts.

Jun 26, 2013 3:18PM on Smart SpendingBy MSN Money Partner

Interest rates are up well ahead of any action by the Fed. Many experts think the lowest rates in the foreseeable future are the ones we're griping about now.

Jun 19, 2013 5:33PM on Smart SpendingBy Marilyn Lewis

Homes still seem pretty cheap, even with prices rising by 10% or more. But a comfortable monthly payment can hide a painful truth.

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