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24 April 2015
Solar energy has longed seemed to be one of those things that is forever in the realm of "someday." So many homeowners may be surprised to learn that "someday" is now - solar has definitely arrived, and it can save you some big money on your energy bills.
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10 October 2014
Homebuyers interested in a foreclosed property held by Fannie Mae can get a special incentive to help with closing costs, but they need to act quickly.
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20 March 2013
The number of homeowners with underwater mortgages continued to shrink in the fourth quarter of last year, although at a modest pace.
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9 December 2011
Investors seeking to "flip" homes for quick profits played a significant role in driving up home prices during the housing bubble and their subsequent collapse, economists at the New York Federal Reserve have concluded.
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8 March 2011
Falling home prices put more homeowners in negative equity in the last quarter of 2010, with the number of underwater mortgages rising to 11.1 million, according to figures released today by CoreLogic.
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8 February 2011
The $7.5 billion allocated by the feds to 18 states and the District of Columbia for mortgage assistance programs is looking like more of a circus than a godsend.
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7 January 2011
U.S.home prices fell by 4.1 percent during 2010, with a somewhat smaller decline predicted for the current year, according to new figures from Clear Capital market research.
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7 January 2011
Although many housing markets are expected to fully recover from the impacts of the economic downturn within a decade, others may remain mired in decline for years to come, perhaps even coming to resemble Old West ghost towns.
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9 December 2010
U.S.home values fell even more in 2010 than they did last year, with an expected $1.7 trillion total decline by year's end, according to figures released today by the real estate data company Zillow.
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2 December 2010
Buyers of foreclosed homes obtained their biggest discounts in nearly five years during the third quarter of the year, shaving nearly one-third off the price of comparable residential properties.
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2 December 2010
According to new consumer activity collected by MortgageLoan.com between October 15 and November 15 2010, the New York City metro area and cities in Florida are seeing overall increases in mortgage and refinance requests.Requests in Boston, Texas, and the Southwest are mixed.
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24 June 2010
The Obama Administration has authorized the release of $1.5 billion for foreclosure prevention efforts in the five states hardest hit by the housing crisis, beginning almost immediately.
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