Rooftop Solar Panels in California More Affordable Than Ever

For many California homeowners, installing a residential solar-power system is little more than an attractive dream: Sure, it would be great to sell power back to PG&E, and the environmental benefit is obvious, but solar installations are simply too expensive to be … Continue reading

Americans Staying in Their Homes Longer

Americans today are staying in their current homes longer than at any time in at least the past 50 years, and it’s not just a result of the 2007-2012 housing downturn. Data from the United States Census Bureau reveals that Americans in … Continue reading

Real Estate Roundup: Lengthy Government Shutdown Could Stall Housing Recovery

Here’s a look at recent news of interest to homebuyers, home sellers, and the home-curious: PROLONGED GOVERNMENT CLOSURE MAY HINDER MORTGAGE LOANS The U.S. government shutdown, which began October 1, could prove to be more than just a temporary annoyance … Continue reading