RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Homes

A collection of news and information related to Homes published by this site and its partners.

Top Homes Articles

Displaying items 56-66
  • October housing price data show 'boom is fading'

    October housing price data show 'boom is fading'
    Home prices in large U.S. cities posted strong annual gains in October but slowed from a month earlier, according to a leading gauge, reflecting a seasonal cooling and the struggles of home buyers in a pricier market. The S&P/Case-Shiller index of 20...
  • Mortgage tax break expires despite bipartisan support in Congress

    Mortgage tax break expires despite bipartisan support in Congress
    WASHINGTON — A 6-year-old tax break for struggling homeowners who won reductions in their mortgages has expired, alarming housing advocates and lawmakers who said it still was needed despite the real estate market rebound. Enacted by Congress in...
  • Record rebound in home equity gives owners new options

    Record rebound in home equity gives owners new options
    WASHINGTON — The biggest story in American real estate in 2013 hasn't gotten the attention it deserves, so let's shout this out: Homeowners' net equity holdings soared $2.2 trillion from the third quarter of 2012 to the third quarter of this year,...
  • Home price gains ease in most large U.S. markets

    Home price gains ease in most large U.S. markets
    Home prices in the nation's largest metro areas jumped sharply in August, but the rate of increases is slowing, according to a leading gauge. The Standard & Poor's/Case-Shiller index of home prices in 20 large U.S. metros rose 1.3% from July and 12.8%...
  • A 'tree house' for sale in Pacific Palisades

    A 'tree house' for sale in Pacific Palisades
    Cantilevered rooms, glass walls and wooden beams give this Pacific Palisades retreat the feel of a tree house. The Modernist home, on a wooded lot in Rustic Canyon, has been restored and immaculately maintained. Location: 730 Brooktree Road, Pacific...
  • Some digits stand out in home listings

    Some digits stand out in home listings
    Why do houses in Vancouver neighborhoods with a high percentage of Chinese residents tend to sell for more when the house number ends in eight? And why do they sell for less when the house number ends in four? According to a study from the University of...
  • Home equity lines due for reset may be looming financial disaster

    Home equity lines due for reset may be looming financial disaster
    WASHINGTON — Could the real estate market be heading for a new financial storm? Maybe. Some mortgage and credit experts worry that billions of dollars of home equity credit lines that were extended a decade ago during the housing boom could be...
  • Actress Zoe Saldana explores new worlds with home sale

    Actress Zoe Saldana explores new worlds with home sale
    Actress Zoe Saldana, known for her roles as Neytiri in "Avatar" and as Uhura in the new "Star Trek" movies, has been exploring a few new worlds of her own this year. This summer she married Italian artist Marco Perego, and in September she put her...
  • Southern California home prices soar but sales tumble in December

    Southern California home prices soar but sales tumble in December
    Southern California home prices posted a sizable pop in December, bucking a months-long cooling trend. The median sales price across the six-county region reached $395,000 last month, a 2.6% gain from November and 22.3% over the year, DataQuick said...
  • Bay Area home prices rise, sales plunge in November

    Bay Area home prices rise, sales plunge in November
    Bay Area home prices rose while sales tumbled last month as buyers struggled to afford homes amid tight supply. The median sales price in the nine-county San Francisco Bay Area increased 1.9% from October to $550,000, research firm DataQuick said...
  • Southern California home prices flat, sales fall in November

    Southern California home prices flat, sales fall in November
    Southern California home prices stayed essentially flat in November while sales tumbled during the typically slow fall season. The median sales price for all homes in the six-county region inched up 0.3% from October to $385,000, research firm...