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Wooden lodge in a forest with a white SUV in the driveway.

Divorce: How can I get my share in a property sale?

Q: I live in Minnesota and my ex-husband and I co-own a cabin, without a mortgage. Per our divorce he had 2 years to sell this cabin and...

White, multistory condo building with mountain and ocean views.

Buying condo: New loan vs. borrow on other property?

Q: I currently own a house and a duplex I rent in Colorado. No mortgages. I want to buy a condo in Hawaii that will be considered our...

Several tax forms lying next to a laptop open to IRS website.

What to know before filing your income taxes

Before you can file your 2012 income taxes, you usually have to gather important documents, review relevant tax rules, and make a few decisions....

Two-story brick house with now on the roof, icicles dangling from the gutters.

How liable will my heirs be for my mortgage debt?

Q: Can I leave real estate that has an existing mortgage to my heirs? If so, what options do they have?

A: Yes, you can...

Illustration with house on top of a pile of dollar bills.

Can I apply for a mortgage from 2 or more lenders?

Q: Can a person apply for a mortgage with different lenders at the same time? If so, what happens if a person gets more than one approval...

4 different hands holding up wads of cash.

Learn how to improve your finances - free

Did you make a New Year's resolution to cut spending and shape up your savings? If so, you might want to...

House at dusk with porch light on. (Photo: Flickr/Paul Sableman)

What conditions make a reverse mortgage workable?

Q: I am a 72-year-old widow with limited income, and I'm considering a reverse mortgage. I bought my home 7 years ago for $206K and put...

Consequences of walking away from a mortgage

By Tom Musbach on May 14, 2012

Q: If my house in Michigan is now worth $100K less than I owe and I walk away, what are my consequences? (I know the value because the...