The latest news on housing market
CEO reports: "We are not yet seeing much light at the end of the tunnel."
The housing downturn claims new victims—Allied Van Lines and its parent company.
There are risks involved in buying them, but such properties can often be bargains.
You Walk Away says it can help homeowners—for a price. But consumer advocates have serious doubts.
PIMCO's chief sees a huge fall in home prices unless the government subsidizes mortgages.
Beazer Homes abandons mortgage lending.
Home prices never soared here, but the mortgage mess still takes its toll.
Fed rate cuts could bring life to the weak real-estate market.
The decision to refinance a mortgage also depends on upfront costs and future moving plans.
New-home sales continue to plunge, but don't try to predict the bottom before buying.