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Home prices grow at slower pace

January 27th, 2015 · Comments Off

The Case-Shiller index of home prices in major U.S. cities shows a continued slowdown, raising concerns about the housing market for 2015.

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Boomerang home buyers are coming back

January 27th, 2015 · Comments Off

Millions of Americans who lost their homes in the recession may become eligible to buy a new home beginning this year, according to a report.

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What to do with a dying neighborhood

January 21st, 2015 · Comments Off

Covington, Ga., decided not to let a half-completed development sit empty. But not everyone supports the city's solution.

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Mortgages are cheap. Time to refinance

January 15th, 2015 · Comments Off

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London’s homes are worth as much as Brazil’s economy

January 13th, 2015 · Comments Off

London's houses and apartments are now worth $2.2 trillion. That's as much as Brazil's GDP.

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Inside New York City’s priciest apartments

January 11th, 2015 · Comments Off

From a luxury chateau in the sky to an urban mansion: Feast your eyes on these obscenely expensive Manhattan apartments.

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Everybody is moving to Oregon

January 8th, 2015 · Comments Off

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10 least affordable rental markets

January 7th, 2015 · Comments Off

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FHA to lower cost of mortgage insurance

January 7th, 2015 · Comments Off

The Federal Housing Administration is dramatically cutting the premiums it charges for mortgage insurance. As a result the typical first-time home buyer should save about $900 a year.

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Super luxury Super Bowl rentals

January 7th, 2015 · Comments Off

Hotels close to this year's Super Bowl in Arizona have been booked for months. But these super-sized, super luxe, super pricey properties are still available to rent on HomeAway, a vacation rental marketplace.

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NYC home prices hit new record

January 6th, 2015 · Comments Off

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What economic equality looks like in America

January 2nd, 2015 · Comments Off

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5 biggest threats to the housing market

January 2nd, 2015 · Comments Off

Sure, plenty of housing experts and economists are expecting the housing market recovery to gain steam in the new year. But a number of factors could still derail the whole thing.

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Why some homeowners don’t refinance

December 30th, 2014 · Comments Off

As many as 7.4 million mortgage borrowers could qualify for more affordable mortgages, but most don't even apply.

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Wealthy Russians aren’t buying U.S. homes anymore

December 29th, 2014 · Comments Off

With the price of oil tanking and the value of the ruble hitting an all-time low against the U.S. dollar, high-end real estate brokers in Manhattan, Miami and other major cities have been losing some of their best customers: deep-pocketed Russians.

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Housing 2015: The return of first-time home buyers

December 28th, 2014 · Comments Off

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Mortgage rates hit a new low for the year

December 18th, 2014 · Comments Off

Amid falling gas prices and investor nervousness, the average rate for a 30-year fixed-rate loan fell to 3.8%, a rate not seen since May 2013.

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New York City’s most expensive rental costs $500,000 a month

December 10th, 2014 · Comments Off

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Getting a mortgage is about to get easier

December 9th, 2014 · Comments Off

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Foreclosure evictions halted for the holidays

December 9th, 2014 · Comments Off

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