Homeownership is supposed to be better for neighborhoods and children than renting a home. But the rent or own debate is not so clear-cut?
They are still priced out of the housing market in many cities across the country, a new study concludes.
Help for strapped homeowners may not be forthcoming until next year; ramping up the new government programs will take months.
In Illinois, 70 employers offer assistance with everything from down payments to credit counseling.
House-gifting has become a major philanthropic trend in the US, in part fueled by reality TV shows.