Home Ownership News
Through Fannie Mae, US taxpayers provide backing for some rental home giants
Some renters of homes owned by the “billion-dollar landlords” highlighted in an ABC News investigation might be surprised to learn that they, as taxpayers, have a stake in their corporate landlord’s business. That’s because of a new initiative by the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA), in which
Corporate landlord can be slow to fix problems and quick to threaten eviction: Critics
An investigation by ABC News and local stations across the country found dozens of complaints from renters against rental home giant Waypoint.
What's in Republicans' tax plan and what it means for you
Republicans in the House of Representatives released an ambitious and long-awaited tax bill Thursday that seeks to simplify the tax code and reduce corporate rates, the latest step as the party works toward passing a major item on its agenda. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act would reduce the number of tax
Fall personal finance trends
Finance expert Vera Gibbons stops in to share this fall's biggest personal finance trends.
Sophia Nelson: 'There's something wrong with this party'
Amna Nawaz sits down with Nelson, a conservative African-American attorney who spent years working in the Republican Party before turning her back on it.
Democratic Rep. says Pelosi is ‘impediment’ to taking back House majority
House minority leader Nancy Pelosi is facing down a fresh threat to her job just days after Tuesday's special election setback in Georgia. A group of younger House Democrats is leading the charge, saying that the party faces an uphill battle to take back the majority in the chamber as long as
Man Travels 4 Hours To and From Work Every Day: Part 2
Ronnie Thomas can't afford to live near his work so he commutes 80 miles by bike, bus and train every day.
Millennial Home Ownership at Historic Low
Fewer millennials are buying homes than in the past six years, according to new data released by the U.S. Census Bureau on Thursday. Just 34.1 percent of Americans under the age of 35 owned their home, a decline of 0.7 percent from the second quarter of 2015. Millennial home ownership has fallen
The Millenial Vote
Good evening I am Rick Klein of ABC news in your watching ABC news digital coverage of the fourth Republican debate. I am pleased to be joined right now by a lease human and as our sister network fusion turned the tables on you usually as you interviewing me I get to ask the tough questions right
Hurricane Katrina Evacuee Shares Her Story
New Orleans resident Syrena Johnson recalls the incredible path her life took after the storm.