Buying a House

Buying a home will be the single-most expensive purchase of your life, but fear not. We'll help you navigate the real estate world and find the perfect home for you and your family. Plus: Is now the right time to buy?

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Disney Lovers' Florida House with Two Mickey Mouse–Shaped Pools Hits the Market for $850K
This house on the market in Florida is as close as you can get to living in Disney World.
4 Ways to Safeguard Your Relationship Through a Move
Figuring out what to spend, where to live, and what matters most about your future home is fraught with emotion. Here’s how you can manage the roller-coaster ride together.
What Real Estate Agents Want You To Know About House Hunting While Pregnant
Real-estate agents are experts in more than floor plans and financing. Here’s their best advice for finding a home fit for your growing family.
3 Things to Do NOW to Protect Your Family From the Equifax Data Breach
The Social Security numbers and other identifying information of millions of Americans were compromised. Should you be worried about your data—or your children's?
An Age-by-Age Guide to Moving With Kids
Uprooting your child from their home, school, and friends can be as heartbreaking as it is exciting. Here’s how to reducing moving stress, help kids adjust to the transition, and even look forward to it too.
The Family Home-Buying Guide
The economy's improving, but the housing market remains tricky. Avoid a costly mistake—and find the perfect place for your crew.

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Advice on Buying and Refinancing

How to buy your dream house without breaking the bank.