First-time homebuyers who found it difficult to enter the housing market a year ago due to fast-rising prices are now getting squeezed from a second direction, as rising interest rates erode their purchasing power. An analysis by national brokerage Redfin found that a homebuyer with a budget of $2,500 a month and a 20% down […]
What do monkey poo and a Confederate flag have in common? Angry homebuyers, that’s what.
What’s inside? Here are the questions answered in today’s reader mailbag, boiled down to summaries of five or fewer words. Click on the number to jump straight down to the question. 1. Roth IRA for down payment? 2. Employer matching funds question 3. Buying short term 4. Free light bulbs cost-effective? 5. Finding quality clothes […]