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Denver Officials Want to End ‘Slot Homes’

February 8, 2018 - 12:00am

City officials are seeking a moratorium on this popular type of multiunit construction that is often detested by locals for its appearance....

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Renters Are Getting Frustrated

February 7, 2018 - 12:00am

The majority of renters say they want to own a home in the future and believe that homeownership is a critical piece of the American dream. But...

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Could the Inventory Crunch Worsen?

February 7, 2018 - 12:00am

Housing permits, a gauge for new-home activity, sunk by significant numbers across the country at the end of 2017. Fewer new homes in the pipeline...

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Loan Demand Stalls in Volatile Week

February 7, 2018 - 12:00am

The highest mortgage rates in four years caused a pause in mortgage applications from home buyers and refinancers.

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Owners Upbeat That Equity Rises Will Continue

February 7, 2018 - 12:00am

Homeowners are so optimistic that their home’s value will continue to increase that they’re increasingly turning to home equity loans...

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‘I Need to Report a Stolen House’

February 7, 2018 - 12:00am

A Houston couple reported to police that their entire house was stolen from their 10-acre property in Madisonville, Texas. 

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Stop Tweeting in a Vacuum

February 6, 2018 - 12:00am

Do your tweets suck? If you feel like you’re screaming into a void when you use Twitter, you’re in need of these four tips.

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Your State’s Most Common Luxury Amenities

February 5, 2018 - 12:00am

These are the property features high-end homeowners in your area are seeking.

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Cities Breaking Records for Price Appreciation

February 5, 2018 - 12:00am

Strong demand and low inventories fueled home prices to record highs in 2017, as the median home price in the U.S. reached $235,000.

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7 Markets Poised for Stardom in 2018

February 5, 2018 - 12:00am

These states will be show-stoppers this year, promising the highest home appreciation in the country, according to Credit.com.

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More Homeowners Living With a Roommate

February 5, 2018 - 12:00am

The latest census data reveals a growing number of adults who are living with other adults with whom they are not in romantic partnerships.

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Where Owning Makes More Financial Sense

February 5, 2018 - 12:00am

As home prices and rental costs rise, more consumers are scrutinizing their best financial move: to buy or rent?

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Why You Should End Emails With a ‘P.S.’

February 5, 2018 - 12:00am

Adding a postscript “gives you an extra space to include an important message that will help you land more business,” experts say.

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Housing Data Points to Super Bowl LII Winner

February 2, 2018 - 12:00am

In a matchup between the Philadelphia Eagles and New England Patriots, see whose housing market would win this year’s game.

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Equifax Extends Free Credit Freezes to June

February 2, 2018 - 12:00am

The credit agency’s data breach last fall exposed the personal information of about 143 million Americans and threatened to impact consumers...

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Fed Move Doesn’t Suppress Mortgage Rates

February 2, 2018 - 12:00am

The Federal Reserve may have voted to leave its short-term interest rates unchanged this week, but that didn’t stop lenders from moving up...

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HUD Gives $1.5B to Struggling Puerto Ricans

February 2, 2018 - 12:00am

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development will be providing additional aid to the island’s homeowners and local businesses...

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It’s the Best Time to Sell in a Decade

February 2, 2018 - 12:00am

Home seller earnings surged to a 10-year high in the fourth quarter, but many owners are still staying put. See how profits are stacking up in...

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3 Stages of Entrepreneurial Business Growth

February 2, 2018 - 12:00am

Whether it’s flourishing as an agent or team development at a brokerage, it starts with a willingness to evolve.

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5 Ways to Increase Your Blog Readership

February 1, 2018 - 12:00am

Have a blog for your real estate business but want to gauge more visitors? Here are some ideas. 

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