SALT LAKE CITY — In an eclectic Glendale neighborhood inhabited by working-class families, polygamists, and roosters, Jeffrey White is adding something new to the mix. Something unexpectedly stylish. Shipping containers.
Until you have done it, knowing the ins and outs of buying a home can be challenging. What is the difference between a fixed- and adjustable-rate mortgage? How do you know how much you'll need for a down payment?
Affordable housing advocates and specially trained foreclosure counselors are asking the Utah Legislature to route $1.4 million in foreclosure settlement funds to the Olene Walker Housing Loan Fund. By doing so, lawmakers could ensure that the dollars get spent as intended in the Jan. 31 multistate
A pared-back version of HB143 — legislation that mobile-home owners believe would be fair to the folks who own the land under their homes as well as to themselves — unanimously cleared a House committee.
The House voted Monday to create a new state earned income tax credit to help the working poor — but its sponsor conceded it probably will die soon anyway.
The $85 billion in automatic cuts working their way through the federal budget spare many programs that aid the poorest and most vulnerable Americans, including the Children's Health Insurance Program and food stamps.
The real estate industry is not immune from the official enactment of a sequester deal that launches $85 billion in automatic spending cuts across the board.
Utah Attorney General John Swallow and Division of Consumer Protection Director Traci Gundersen announced that Utah will be getting $1,390,326 as part of a multi-state settlement with Lender Processing Services, Inc.
As a landlord, Steve Regan has rented to dozens of people including a man a few years ago who was on government housing assistance. A portion of that man's rent was paid by the Housing Authority of Salt Lake City.
U.S. home repossessions rose to a nine-month high in November, even as the number of homes starting on the path to foreclosure declined to the lowest level in six years.
Banking regulators are close to a $10 billion settlement with 14 banks that would end the government’s efforts to hold lenders responsible for foreclosure abuses like faulty paperwork and excessive fees that may have led to evictions, according to people with knowledge of the discussions.