The banking giant isn’t giving up the mortgage-lending top spot without a fight
The fight could end up in the Supreme Court
The cost of real estate has always been higher in major cities, but over the last decade this has caused many homeowners to seek less expensive housing alternatives. Those who are still living in a major city, however, are able to take advantage of the still unstable housing market.
After inheriting the worst economic downturn since the Great Depression, President Obama poured vast amounts of money into efforts to stabilize the financial system, rescue the auto industry and revive the economy.
Owning a property overseas used to be something that only the super-rich could afford. But in the last couple of decades many of us have taken advantage of money built up in the US property boom to buy our own piece of paradise abroad. And who can blame us? Great weather, an easygoing expatriate lifestyle, tasty food and more house for our money.