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Why Americans Are Waiting Longer Than Ever to Buy First Homes

HOME | By Josh Boak | Aug 17
Short of cash and unsettled in their careers, young Americans are waiting longer than ever to buy their first homes.

Home Buying Tips From HGTV's Mike Holmes

HOME | By Alicia Rancilio | Jul 30
Mike Holmes, famous for calling out bad plumbing, woodworking and electrical work on the HGTV show "Holmes on Homes," says there are steps homebuyers can take to avoid many of those problems.

Stay Awhile: Real Estate in the Hudson Valley

HOME | By Matthew Wexler | Jun 23
It's no secret that many who visit the Hudson Valley fall in love with the region. Recent real estate developments along with tried-and-true agents offer a snapshot of what makes the Hudson Valley so special.

"Scarface" Mansion for Sale

REAL ESTATE | By EDGE | May 29
The palatial trophy home used in "Scarface" is now for sale. You can own your own Roman villa for a cool $35 million.

Live Like a Pop Star: J-Lo’s Former Miami Mansion for Sale

REAL ESTATE | By EDGE | May 12
Looking for a 12,000-square-foot Miami Beach hot spot? Consider J-Lo’s old digs for a cool $40 million.

Tiny Houses Help Address Nation’s Homeless Problem

HOME | By Carrie Antlfinger | Feb 27
While tiny houses have been attractive for those wanting to downsize or simplify their lives for financial or environmental reasons, there’s another population benefiting from the small-dwelling movement: the homeless.

Home for the Holidays with Herman Chan

HOME | By EDGE | Dec 16
Herman Chan is a man you want in your corner when it comes to real estate advice. And once you’ve purchased your dream home, keep him around for interior design and decorating tips that will keep you on budget and on trend.

Building Homes That Make More Power Than They Take

HOME | By Michael Hill | Jul 26
Homes being built in this Hudson Valley cul-de-sac offer prospective buyers wooded lots, pretty views and - oh yes - the promise of thumbing your nose at the power utility.

Home Repossessions on the Rise

REAL ESTATE | By Alex Veiga | Jun 13
Lenders stepped up action last month against homeowners who had fallen behind on their mortgage payments, taking possession of more homes and initiating the foreclosure countdown clock on many others.

Hurricane Homes at Bargain Prices

REAL ESTATE | By Eileen AJ Connelly | Mar 27
Buyer Beware: Though you may be able to snag a property up to 60 percent off it’s pre-storm price, there are a host of expensive uncertainties to consider before signing on the dotted line.

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