It also might be best to live closer to the job of the partner working longer hours.
REAL ESTATE MATTERS | It's against the law to discriminate against anyone because of age. So the mortgage lender who tells you, "We don't make loans to home buyers who are older than 60," should be reported to HUD.
AFFORDABLE HOME OF THE WEEK | The house includes hardwood floors in the living room and dining room, stainless-steel appliances and granite counters in the kitchen and a wall-to-wall carpet in the master bedroom suite.
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HOUSE OF THE WEEK | Architect Glenn Brown designed the 19th-century rowhouse, which was featured in the film, "The First Family."
The 30-year fixed-rate average ticked up to 4.53 percent.
TOWN SQUARE | It would take an average of 36 years for someone earning the median income in the District to save for a 20 down payment on a median-priced house, according to a recent report from U.S. Mortgage Insurers.
REAL ESTATE MATTERS | The reality is most millennials are weighed down by their share of $1.4 trillion in student loan debt, and the jobs they're getting out of college don't pay enough to cover rent, let alone all the costs of homeownership.