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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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The 3% down payment mortgage makes a comeback

December 9th, 2014 · Comments Off

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10 hottest housing markets for 2015

December 7th, 2014 · Comments Off

As the jobs picture improves, Millennials are finally going to be buying homes in 2015 -- and these 10 cities are poised to benefit the most, according to Realtor.com.

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Buy Tom Cruise’s Colorado getaway for $59 million

December 4th, 2014 · Comments Off

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Housing guru Shiller: Put your money in stocks

December 4th, 2014 · Comments Off

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Brooklyn is the least affordable place in America

December 4th, 2014 · Comments Off

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Avoid these over-the-top home customizations

December 4th, 2014 · Comments Off

When it comes to home improvements, how much customization is too much? These 8 upgrades could reduce your home's value.

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Millions of Americans are spending too much on housing

December 3rd, 2014 · Comments Off

Thanks to rising costs and stagnant wage growth, nearly 40 million Americans are spending more than 30% of their income on housing, according to a survey of by the Demand Institute.

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Big, historic homes for a bargain price

December 2nd, 2014 · Comments Off

Many discerning homebuyers prefer old houses. They were built with craftsmanship and materials rare today with features like wideboard floors, heavy joists and plaster walls. Here's a sampling of homes from around the country, most priced far below replacement costs.

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Angelina Jolie: Mansion tax ‘could put me off’ U.K. move

November 26th, 2014 · Comments Off

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Russians buying up high-end London property

November 25th, 2014 · Comments Off

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New York’s multimillion dollar home sales keep soaring

November 20th, 2014 · Comments Off

Billionaires are on a buying spree in New York, with sales of multimillion dollar properties up 120% so far this year, according to CityRealty. And the prices are expected to keep climbing next year.

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American Dream homes: Prices in 10 cities

November 18th, 2014 · Comments Off

How much does the American Dream home cost? From $2 million in Los Altos, Calif., to $65,000 in Cleveland, here's what you'll pay for a 4-bedroom, 2-bath house, according to Coldwell Banker's annual survey.

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Old foreclosure debt coming back to haunt former homeowners

November 18th, 2014 · Comments Off

Thousands of former homeowners have gotten blindsided by debt collectors coming after them for old foreclosure debt on homes that they haven't lived in for years.

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Justin Bieber’s childhood home is for sale

November 18th, 2014 · Comments Off

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Forget Florida. The best cities for retirees

November 18th, 2014 · Comments Off

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5 best cities to grow older in

November 18th, 2014 · Comments Off

Out of 100 large metro areas, these five cities top the Milken's Institute's "Best Cities for Successful Aging" list based on access to health care, job opportunities, lifestyle factors and more.

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