Attorney General Martha Coakley recently signed a new settlement that could help thousands of homeowners in Massachusetts. Jon Keller is at large.
The average rate on the 30-year fixed mortgage this week fell below 4 percent for the first time ever, to 3.94 percent.
A Lot of baby boomers are betting on the value of their home to help get them through retirement. But the money they were banking on might not be there.
Homeowners can refinance their 30-year fixed mortgage to take advantage of lower rates, while many others are refinancing into shorter-term mortgages.
As of August 2, the U.S. Congress loses the power to borrow money.
Insurance is a financial tool that is used when you don’t have enough dollars in your emergency fund to cover the loss yourself.
Thousands of Bay State homeowners are underwater with their mortgages, but they are still faring better than many other states.
According to research by Utah State University, married couples that frequently fight over money are more likely to split up.
A new report says about 17-percent of Boston area homeowners are “underwater,” which means they have a mortgage balance that’s greater than their home’s value.
Hundreds of mortgages on file at a local Registry of Deeds could contain fake signatures. That’s the charge leveled by Southern Essex County Register of Deeds John O’Brien.