Ask Nicole: Do I Have to Put My Partner’s Name on My Mortgage?

I currently live with my partner (we aren’t married) in a condo that I purchased before I met him.

A Real Estate Listing, Translated

The real reason this house is for sale.

Mount Everest in Manhattan: My Dizzying Attempt to Climb Real Estate’s Highest Summit

I scaled upwards with the New York Times Real Estate section as my harness, a city map as my ropes, and some shady mortgage brokers as my crampons.

How to Own a House for Thirteen Years and Sell It for No Profit

First, you need to make sure the house is overpriced — otherwise this won’t work.

How an Administrative Assistant Who Doesn’t Want to Buy a Condo Does Money

Marian (not her real name) is a 32-year-old administrative assistant in Seattle.

Places I’ve Lived: New York Edition

My bedroom was one of two beds in the common area, and two other roommates shared a private room.

The Cost of a New Life: Part Three

I found out my house was for sale last month.

Throwback Thursday: How to Fix a Leak in Your New Bathroom

1. Move into your new flat and marvel at the fact that you own this place.

Places I’ve Lived: China and Canada Edition

Many short-term rentals in Shanghai, Toronto, and beyond.

Oh My Dollar! Makes a Case Against Homeownership

No, it’s not about “building equity” vs. “throwing away money on rent.”