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9 Cities Where Home Flippers Make $100,000 a House

Home flipping was risky, if not toxic, during the housing downturn. The ability to quickly buy and sell a home has become a more viable way to make money since ...
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Michael J. Fox Lists 72 Acre Connecticut Home for $4.25 Million

According to Realtor.com, its most visited listing this week is a home owned by actor Michael J. fox located in Sharon, Connecticut. 18 Knibloe Hill Road in Sharon has six bedrooms, four full ...
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Home Ownership Not Possible for 20% of Americans, Except in Johnstown, Danville, Bay City, Racine and Terre Haute,

The latest study on home affordability is very much the same as others this year. Home ownership is outside the economic boundaries of many Americans, primarily for income reasons and ...
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Mortgage Loan Rates Tick Lower, Applications Increase

The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) released its report on mortgage applications Wednesday morning, noting a week-over-week increase of 4.2% in the group's seasonally adjusted composite index for the week ending ...
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July Foreclosure Inventories Highest in New York City, Miami, Las Vegas

In the month of July, 34,000 U.S. home foreclosures were completed, down 3.9% month over month and down 16.5% from a total of 41,000 in July 2015, according to CoreLogic. ...
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Bunker house

America’s 10 Most Popular Homes

Each week, Realtor.com releases a list of the 10 most searched homes on its website. For the most recent week: 10. 119 Kelly Road, Buffalo Township, Pennsylvania > Price: $424,700 > ...
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Palm Beach House on the Market for $28.5 Million

In the 1942 screwball comedy "The Palm Beach Story," Claudette Colbert intends to divorce husband Joel McCrea so she can marry a millionaire and use the rich man's money to ...
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Missouri Home in a Cave on Market for $349,900

Someone in Missouri decided to stick a home in a cave. It's novel, but it may be hard to sell. The inside is rustic, and it looks like something out ...
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Detroit

The 10 Most Expensive Real Estate Markets Are in California

Draw a ring about 25 miles in radius around San Francisco, and in the circle will be the 10 most expensive real estate markets in the United States. All 10 ...
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Renters Are Most Satisfied With Conditions in Boston and San Francisco

Apartment List recently polled 30,000 renters nationwide to measure the satisfaction with life in their cities. Ironically, cities with the highest rents did best, perhaps because these cities draw large influxes of ...
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6 White Lies to Help You Buy a House

Buying a house is a negotiation. And as with any negotiation, when buyers are telling their story about why they want to buy this particular house and no other, their ...
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At $85,000, Youngstown Has Lowest Home Prices in US

The median price of an existing home in Youngstown, Ohio was $85,400 last quarter, the lowest among all MSA in America. Consider that against the median for the nation at ...
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10 Best Cities to Make New Friends

The conventional wisdom says that as people get older, making new friends gets harder. Not acquaintances or work colleagues, but friends like the ones we made in high school or ...
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A Texas Barndominium on Sale for $120,000

It does not seem very much of a deal at first. A barn converted to a three-bedroom, two-bath 1,600 square foot house. It sits southeast of Dallas and probably is ...
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August Rents Highest in New York City, San Francisco

The cost of renting a two-bedroom apartment in the United States rose 2.3% year over year in August to a median monthly price of $1,300. That same two-bedroom apartment in ...
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