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  1. China moving quickly to roll out property taxes nationwideRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Globe and Mail

    Homes in Shanghai's Puxi district were included in the Chinese government's pilot project in property taxation, initiated three years ago in an effort to lower housing prices and reduce speculation.

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  2. Fresno median home price surpasses $200,000Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    Left to right, Liisa Bakula and Sherry Kingsly-Walker discuss the home for sale at 1905 W. Harvard during an open house on Aug. 31, 2014.

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  3. China Stock Rally Defies Construction Slowdown: Chart of the DayRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    ... year. Li also ordered targeted stimulus to help areas of the economy including agriculture, railways, low-income housing and small businesses, following a first-quarter slowdown. New home prices fell in July in almost all cities the government ...

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  4. Birmingham Metro Area residential market improves 11% in July over prior yearRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... Market Balance: According to the Greater Alabama MLS , the Birmingham metro area market, there was 5.6 months of housing supply in July versus 6.7 months of supply in July 2013, representing a decrease of 16.4 percent. The realignment is even more ...

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  5. Predicting bubblesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Library of Economics and Liberty

    ... the price decline from what I take to be the first forecast date is only 6.7 percent. The value to homeowners from housing services during those nine years from July 2003 to March 2012 surely exceeds 6.7% of July 2003 home values. Moreover, on the ...

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  6. The Sandy Cohen Chronicles: "The Ties That Bind"Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Anonymous Eagle

    The near-unanimous reaction to hearing that Marquette had received a verbal commitment from Seymour guard Sandy Cohen was "What, the dad from The O.C.?" As such, it seemed the obvious thing to do would be use The O.C. references when he makes an outstanding play for the Golden Eagles.

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  7. Lee County area residential sales in July improve 8% from prior yearRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... transactions while actual closings were 867 units. Lee County residential sales rise 8% in July from last year. Housing Inventory has been reduced by 43% from its July 2010 peak. Infograph courtesy of ACRE. All rights reserved. Supply: The Lee ...

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  8. China home prices fall slower than expectedRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The China Post

    China's home prices fell at a slower rate in August than the previous month, an independent survey showed Monday, as more local governments loosened purchasing restrictions to prop up sales.

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  9. China production ebbs in August: two surveysRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The China Post

    ... economist for China, said in the bank's announcement. Economists have worried that a potential destructive bust in housing prices could dent economic hopes of China, a key driver of global and regional growth. An independent survey of China's ...

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  10. The all-cash home sale fading except in high-end marketsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | San Diego Source

    Some Realtors are saying that except for inherited money, the all-cash home sale in San Diego County is all but dead, while others contend it is still a part of the market.

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  11. 5 Steps to Winning the Refinance RaceRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    ... history have made refinancing especially attractive. Second, a combination of financial difficulties and a depressed housing market have prevented many homeowners from taking advantage of that opportunity. Therefore, the question is whether rates ...

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  12. North Adams Commission Hopes to Make...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | IBerkshires

    ... what they're doing," said Hurlbut. Chairwoman Justyna Carlson noted the city's master plan calls for more downtown housing: "I think it's a shame unless it's absolutely necessary." The Pleasant Street home is a Victorian with a dangerously ...

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  13. Gulf Coast condo sales in July slip 13% from prior year; YTD sales up 5%Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    Baldwin County condo sales, which include condos along the Gulf Coast, totaled 115 units in July, a slip in sales growth of 13.5 percent from last July.

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  14. Dollars and Sense: Markets continue to soar, but reasons for caution aboundRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | World Magazine

    More records. Another week goes by, and we have another week of records for the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the Standard & Poor's 500.

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  15. Brigade, Singapore's GIC to invest $248 mln in Indian property sectorRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Reuters

    Indian developer Brigade Enterprises and Singapore's sovereign wealth fund GIC Pte Ltd have agreed to jointly invest 15 billion rupees in residential real estate projects in south India, the companies said.

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  16. Year-Over-Year Housing Inventory Rises For First Time in Three YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... Austin Board of REALTORS (ABoR). This is the first decrease in home sales since May 2011. At the same time, monthly housing inventory increased on a year-over-year basis for the first time in three years as more listings entered the market. Michele ...

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  17. One-bedroom home sells in Inverrary C.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | BlockShopper

    Joel Lysius and Anahi Munoz sold a one-bedroom, 1 1/2-bath home at 4222 Inverrary Blvd., Unit 4608, in Lauderhill, to Bracamontes Anne Cristina Denoux De for $55,000 on Aug. 13. The home has 822 square-feet of living space.

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  18. Two-bedroom home sells in Pines of Delray NorthRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | BlockShopper

    Robert M. Jacobs sold a two-bedroom, two-bath home at 1420 NW 18th Ave., Unit 104, in Delray Beach, to Sonali Kalmadi and Pierre Darcy for $92,500 on Aug. 15. The one-story home has 1,378 square feet of living space.

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  19. Four-bedroom home sells in Shores at Boca Raton subdivisionRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | BlockShopper

    Eli Getson and Jennifer Getson sold a four-bedroom, 2 1/2-bath home at 11235 Sea Grass Circle, in Boca Raton , to Janet Guli and Anthony Michael Guli for $455,000 on Aug. 13. The 3,538-square-foot, one-story home last sold for $400,000 in July 2003.

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  20. One-bedroom home sells in Brookfield SquareRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | BlockShopper

    Ayse Yurdanur Ozaydin sold a one-bedroom, one-bath home at 2800 NW 56th Ave. E., Unit 202-5, in Lauderhill, to Allison Charles for $34,000 on Aug. 13. The home has 735 square-feet of living space.

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