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A new vicious scam targets des...

For scammers, foreclosures are big business. They’re targeting homeowners having trouble paying their mortgages by promising to rescue them from foreclosures. …read...

Corinthian Colleges files for ...

Corinthian Colleges Inc. formally filed for bankruptcy Monday, a week after closing its remaining two dozen campuses and leaving 16,000 students scrambling for alternatives. …read...

Here's what's drivin...

Home prices are rising and inventory remains low — what does that mean for buyers and sellers? …read...

Homeowner’s ‘tiki cottage’ by ...

Dan Wittenberg bought about 13 acres of land in the Potomac River flood zone in St. Mary’s County because of his love of sailing and windsurfing. Eight years ago, with no special real estate or construction skills, Wittenberg built an 800-square-foot cottage there...

Moving and Packing – How...

A step by step guide to packing glasses, mugs, and cups. …read...

Buyers can get first glimpse o...

The Stoneyhurst Quarry in Bethesda began providing stones for Washington-area iconic buildings such as the National Cathedral and the National Zoo in the 1920s. About 15 years ago, developers began plans to convert the property into luxury condos but were delayed by...

The Appraisal: For Mamaroneck ...

The Mamaroneck Beach & Yacht Club’s plan to add seasonal apartments has spawned years of protests and litigation over property rights, development and preservation. …read...

Qualifications of Drivers; Dia...

FMCSA proposes to permit drivers with stable, well-controlled insulin-treated diabetes mellitus (ITDM) to be qualified to operate commercial motor vehicles (CMVs) in interstate commerce. Currently, drivers with ITDM are prohibited from driving CMVs in interstate...

Family-funded reverse mortgage...

WASHINGTON — Could there be a way to help senior homeowners with their cash flow needs without saddling them — and ultimately their families — with high costs? …read...

Can landlord require tenant to...

Question: I moved into a small rental property six years ago. Three months ago, this property was sold to a new owner. The new landlord wants me to start paying my rent in cash. I am uncomfortable about possibly not getting credit for the payment. I don’t...
recent from Home Improvement How to Build a Garden Gate
How to Build a Garden Gate Get two stout posts and some stock cedar, and you’ve got the makings of a quaint entrance to any path …read...
recent from Latest on Moving Qualifications of Drivers; Diabetes Standard
Qualifications of Drivers; Diabetes Standard FMCSA proposes to permit drivers with stable, well-controlled insulin-treated diabetes mellitus (ITDM) to be qualified to operate commercial motor vehicles (CMVs) in interstate commerce. Currently, drivers with ITDM are prohibited from driving CMVs in interstate commerce unless they obtain an exemption from...
recent from Real Estate News A new vicious scam targets desperate homeowners
A new vicious scam targets desperate homeowners For scammers, foreclosures are big business. They’re targeting homeowners having trouble paying their mortgages by promising to rescue them from foreclosures. …read...
recent from Relocation News How to Handle Living in a Community With a HOA
How to Handle Living in a Community With a HOA Filed under: Buying, How To, Renting Apostol_8/GettyCondos and many newer communities require paying dues and following the Homeowners Association’s rules. By Teresa Mears If you buy a condominium, townhouse or single-family home in a newer development, you’re likely to become a member of a...