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Bank’s ‘repeated failures’ led to 2,000 foreclosures, feds say

September 29th, 2014 · Comments Off

While borrowers were trying to save their homes from foreclosure, Flagstar Bank sat on important documents and 'drove borrowers into foreclosure,' authorities said.

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Americans are spending again

September 29th, 2014 · Comments Off

More people bought cars, furniture and cell phones in August, a positive sign for the economy.

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Why everybody is moving to Texas

September 29th, 2014 · Comments Off

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Let your employer get you a cheaper mortgage

September 25th, 2014 · Comments Off

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Is the economic recovery real? 3 stats to watch

September 24th, 2014 · Comments Off

There's plenty of data out there, but keep an eye on housing, manufacturing and people's spending.

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London overtakes Hong Kong as city with highest rents

September 24th, 2014 · Comments Off

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For rich people, mortgages are getting cheaper and easier

September 21st, 2014 · Comments Off

Big pocketed borrowers are paying lower average rates on jumbo loans and lenders are now requiring down payments of just 10% -- and, in some cases, waiving the mortgage insurance, too.

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Millennials are staying put at mom and dad’s place

September 18th, 2014 · Comments Off

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Builders race to develop sky-high condo buildings

September 17th, 2014 · Comments Off

Aiming to grab the attentions of deep-pocketed buyers, builders are developing condo buildings that are taller -- and skinnier -- than ever.

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First rise in foreclosure auctions in nearly four years

September 11th, 2014 · Comments Off

Scheduled foreclosure auctions rose in August for the first time in nearly four years.

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Amazing shipping container homes

September 8th, 2014 · Comments Off

Millions of empty shipping containers sit just waiting to be used for other purposes. Architects are turning them into utilitarian masterpieces.

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Make a shipping container your home for less than $185K

September 5th, 2014 · Comments Off

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Baby Boomers face big housing crunch

September 2nd, 2014 · Comments Off

America's Baby Boomers are facing a housing crunch, with many expected to struggle to afford their homes come retirement.

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How to woo a Chinese homebuyer…in four easy steps

September 2nd, 2014 · Comments Off

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How to fix wealth inequality

August 27th, 2014 · Comments Off

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Home prices rising, but slowly

August 26th, 2014 · Comments Off

Home prices moderate, up 6.2% year-over-year.

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For sale: The world’s most expensive apartment

August 25th, 2014 · Comments Off

A penthouse apartment in Monaco is expected to sell for $400 million.

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Mortgage rates hit 2014 low

August 21st, 2014 · Comments Off

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In some housing markets, all-cash deals still rule

August 18th, 2014 · Comments Off

Buying a home? You still have to compete against the big money bringing all-cash. But it's getting a little easier.

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’50 Shades of Grey’ apartment building red hot

August 18th, 2014 · Comments Off

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