17 places you can buy a home on a modest income

In these cheap housing markets, you need just a fraction of the average family's income to afford a home. Plus, we offer more buyer's tips......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 14th, 2018

The most expensive places for families to live in the US

This is the income two adults and two children would need monthly and annually to attain a "modest yet adequate" standard of living in a selection of the most expensive cities in the U.S......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 30th, 2018

These are Ohio"s most tax-friendly places for retirees

Three Greater Dayton cities are among the 10 most tax-friendly places in Ohio for retirees, according to a new report. Financial planning website SmartAsset’s fifth annual study analyzed sales, property, income, fuel and Social Security tax d.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals2 hr. 23 min. ago

Building Permits Plunge Most In 3 Years Despite Tumbling Rates

After weak home sales data and re-weakening in mortgage applications (but a modest recovery in homebuilder sentiment), expectations were for a slowdown in starts and permits but t.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 17th, 2019

JPMorgan profit beats estimates on strength in consumer banking

JPMorgan Chase & Co reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Tuesday as higher interest income and a modest increase in loans more than made up for lower activity at the bank's trading desks......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 16th, 2019

The Best Places to Retire—No. 1 May Surprise You

A lot goes into your home and lifestyle in retirement—especially location. For impending retirees, Nebraska ranks at.....»»

Category: realestateSource: rismediaJul 10th, 2019

Honolulu price-to-income ratio for homebuying 2nd-highest in nation, Harvard study says

The price-to-income ratio for homebuyers in Honolulu last year was the second-highest in the United States, with a median sales price for an existing home clocking in at nearly 10 times the median household income, according to a recent report by t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 2nd, 2019

The Median Home Value In This State Is Over $600,000–The Most Expensive In America

The median American home value is $217,600, or 3.6 times the median annual household income of $60,336. Nationwide, real estate values vary considerably across the country, and in some states, owning........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJun 30th, 2019

Pending Home Sales Contract Year-Over-Year Despite Tumbling Mortgage Rates

With dismal new home sales (weakest since 2018) and a modest rebound in existing home sales (still down YoY for 15 straig.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 27th, 2019

Mortgage changes could make it harder for low-income home buyers in Hawaii

The HomeReady program was launched in late 2015 to boost homeownership rates......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 26th, 2019

Zillow"s Skylar Olsen: Housing will become a "larger share of your income"

CNBC's Diana Olick and Skylar Olsen, Zillow's director of economic research, join "The Exchange" to discuss May's sinking home sales and future home shortages......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcJun 25th, 2019

African food-delivery firm targets lower-income shoppers

Jumia Food, a unit of New York-listed e-commerce platform Jumia Technologies, is offering cheaper menu options in its African home market to attract lower-income earners as it seeks to boost growth. Anna Bevan reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJun 25th, 2019

RH shares soar as new Beach House collection shows promise

RH shares have leapt almost 36% for the month to date after earnings beat expectations and the home retailer said the new Beach House collection is showing promise. RH reported fiscal first quarter net income.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 18th, 2019

The Hottest New Act in the Music Industry? Curated ‘Experiences’

Bands like Wilco, My Morning Jacket, and even Papa Roach have turned to home-grown festivals and all-inclusive vacations to attract fans and their disposable income. When Wilco.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 16th, 2019

These 15 cities boast the best 20-year returns on home values

From 1999 to 2019, home values have risen more than 90% nationwide. In some places, the gain is above 400%......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcJun 14th, 2019

Health care operator gets prison for dodging taxes to buy gas station

The owner and operator of Tender Care, a Fairfield home health care business that serves developmentally disabled people, has been sentenced to prison for failing to pay income taxes. Instead, he used money owed to buy a gas station.  Peter Kungu.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 13th, 2019

US home prices outpaced income growth in 2018

Home prices in 2018 climbed 4.5%, while incomes grew 3.2%, according to CoreLogic real estate figures and government wage data released Friday......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 7th, 2019

Looking for a new job? These companies are among Louisville"s Best Places to Work

Does your job offer flexibility to work from home? Unlimited paid vacation? Onsite fitness facilities? Can you bring your dog to work? If not, maybe you should consider applying to one of the 45 employers that are being honored as part of our 2019 .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 5th, 2019

Local partnership breaks ground on East Side affordable homes (slideshow)

Home prices will range from about $130,000 to $160,000, and buyers must be first-time homebuyers earning no more than 120% of the area's median income......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 30th, 2019

Lowe"s stock tumbles after profit missed expectations, full-year guidance slashed

Shares of Lowe's Companies tumbled 10% in premarket trade Wednesday, after the home improvement retailer missed fiscal first-quarter profit expectations and slashed its full-year outlook. Net income for the quarter t.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 22nd, 2019

Places Where Poverty Is Causing Bad Diets

There is no question that people living in poverty face unique challenges that can lead to poor diets. Low-income Americans often cannot afford high-quality, nutritious food, but that alone is not........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMay 21st, 2019