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January Existing Home Sales Up Sharply, Prices Too

The National Association of Realtors (NAR) reports that the seasonally adjusted annual rate of existing home sales in January rose 3.3% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.69 million ...
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Mortgage Loan Rates Tick Higher, Applications Slip 2%

The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) released its weekly report on mortgage applications Wednesday morning, noting a decrease of 2% in the group's seasonally adjusted composite index for the week ending ...
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Suburbia

10 US Cities With the Fastest Growing Suburbs

With all the talk about gentrification of city neighborhoods, it's easy to lose sight of the fact that U.S. suburban growth since 2010 has outpaced urban growth by 7.9% to ...
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January Housing Starts Dip 3%

The U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development reported Thursday morning that new housing starts in January were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.246 million, ...
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Oroville Dam Damage May Reach $13 Billion, 50,000 Homes at Risk

Now that residents of areas that could be hit by a breach of the Oroville Dam have been evacuated out of harm's way, one of the largest challenges of a disaster would ...
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Homebuilder Confidence Dips Again in February

The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)/Wells Fargo housing market index for February slipped to 65, down two points from an unrevised January reading of 67. Economists polled by Bloomberg were ...
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Mortgage Loan Rates Dipped Again Last Week as Applications Drop Nearly 4%

The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) released its weekly report on mortgage applications Wednesday morning, noting a decrease of 3.7% in the group's seasonally adjusted composite index for the week ending ...
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The 25 Most Expensive Homes in America Today

Every day, there are a number of homes for sale in the United States at prices above $100 million. And there are at least 25 for sale at prices over ...
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December Foreclosure Inventory Hits Pre-Crisis Average

In the month of December, 21,000 U.S. home foreclosures were completed, down 1.9% month over month and down 39.8% from a total of 36,000 in November 2015, according to CoreLogic. ...
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The 25 Most Expensive Homes in America Today

Every day, there are a number of homes for sale in the United States at prices above $100 million. And there are at least 25 for sale at prices over ...
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The 25 Most Expensive Homes in America Today

Every day, there are a number of homes for sale in the United States at prices above $100 million. And there are at least 25 for sale at prices over ...
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The 25 Most Expensive Homes in America Today

Every day, there are a number of homes for sale in the United States at prices above $100 million. And there are at least 25 for sale at prices over ...
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Buying a House With No Cash Down Payment

It's no secret that for most first-time homebuyers the hardest part of buying a home is coming up with the cash for a down payment. Finding a 20% down payment ...
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West Virginia $150,000 Hunting Lodge Draws Huge Amount of Interest

The most viewed home on Realtor.com last week was a small home, formerly a hunting lodge, in the middle of one of America's poorer cities. 401 West Whitaker Blvd., Huntington, ...
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The 25 Most Expensive Homes in America Today

Every day, there are a number of homes for sale in the United States at prices above $100 million. And there are at least 25 for sale at prices over ...
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