Why You Need Title Insurance When Buying a Home

If you’re financing a home purchase, you’re going to need title insurance. Unlike other insurance coverage, title insurance actually protects your lender, even though you — the buyer — will pay for it. Keep in mind there’s also an optional owner’s title policy, too,...

Median home-sale price climbs upward

The median home sale price increased 14 percent year-over-year to $320,025, according to a report from Redfin. According to the report, during the 4-week period ending Jan. 10, pending home sales jumped 35 percent year-over-year, new listings of homes for sale were...