Tag Archives: Homeownership

College Finance 101: A Money-Saving Crash Course for Parents

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It’s great that you’re still basking in the warm, proud glow of your child’s high…

By Donald Jay Korn

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College Finance 101: A Money-Saving Crash Course for Parents

Lesson 3: Home purchase may save money in the long run

To save on room and board, consider a housing purchase. One way to trim this…

By Donald Jay Korn

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How to Save $66,000 on Your Mortgage

Bi-monthly loan payments save money and time

What if you could pay off your 30-year mortgage in 22 years?
Would you do it?
Consider…

By Renita Burns

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You Can Still Get a Mortgage

Tips on financing in a tight credit market

Bankers, brokers, and swindlers aren’t the only ones to blame for the subprime mortgage mess.…

By Chana Garcia

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Foreclosure Lifelines

In danger of losing your home? Help is available

Nearly one in three Americans, or 31%, say they know someone who has already lost…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Foreclosure Prevention Gone Awry?

'Justice League' clamps down on home mortgage scams

The ink on President Barack Obama’s massive stimulus plan hadn’t dried before spurious Websites sprouted…

By Renita Burns

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Homeowners Urged to Refinance While Rates Low

Obama Highlights Savings for Individuals, Families

President Barack Obama hailed his administration’s efforts to help homeowners avoid foreclosure during a housing…

By Joyce Jones

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Day 80

Obama hosts a round-table discussion of homeownership and unveiled a plan to improve healthcare for…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Obama on the Record: Housing Refinance Roundtable

THE PRESIDENT: Well, thank you so much for taking time to join us. …

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Background on Housing Refinance Roundtable

President Obama hosted a roundtable discussion this morning in the Roosevelt Room about the impact…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Closing the Wealth Gap

Fight continues in promoting financial freedom for minorities

Even before the financial crisis hit Wall Street, the net worth of the average American…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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5. I Will Use Homeownership as a Foundation for Building Wealth

While these are uncertain economic times, financial experts agree that owning a home is still…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Weekly Address: Homeownership

Yesterday, we learned that the economy lost another 651,000 jobs in the month of…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Day 44

Joined by campaign rival Sen. John McCain and others, Obama signed a presidential memorandum that…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Day 30

Obama traveled to Phoenix, Arizona, to unveil his plan to help homeowners facing foreclosure. The…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Opportunity Knocks

Tyre Sperling took advantage of a down cycle to buy his first home below market…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Opportunity Knocks

Wealth For Life Principle No. 5: I will use homeownership as a foundation for…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Outside the Bubble

Alternative financing options fuel real estate investor's success

Alternative financing options fuel real estate investor’s success

By Tamara E. Holmes

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