Rising interest rates put buyers of unfinished homes in financial jeopardy. : NPR

Rising interest rates put buyers of unfinished homes in financial jeopardy. : NPR

Mortgage rates have been rising sharply as supply chain delays have slowed construction. That has many people in a costly bind – some can’t afford the house they agreed to buy 6 months ago. David J. Phillip/AP hide caption toggle caption David J. Phillip/AP Mortgage rates have been rising sharply as supply chain delays have

Home Buyers Are Steering Clear of New Construction. Should You?

Home Buyers Are Steering Clear of New Construction. Should You?

Image source: Getty Images Should you purchase a home that’s newly built? Key points Sales of newly built homes dropped over 16% in April. That marks the slowest sales rate since the start of the pandemic. There’s a reason many home buyers turned to new construction during the pandemic. Although newly built homes are commonly

Buyers’ Guide: Tips and Tricks for Choosing the Right Robot Vacuum Cleaner or Mop

Buyers’ Guide: Tips and Tricks for Choosing the Right Robot Vacuum Cleaner or Mop

What’s the best robot vacuum to buy, and what are the different factors you need to keep in mind when choosing an automated cleaning device? The extended phase of working from home may have its benefits in the form of spending less time in commute and more time with your family, but it also means