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  1. Silvermine Home with Large Sun Room, Pool and Other Norwalk Home SalesRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Patch.com

    This house at 310 Silvermine Ave., which sold for $1,360,000 on Dec. 2, comes with a finished basement that includes a 100-inch projection screen, temperature-controlled wine cellar and an exercise room, according to the home's Web page on Zillow.com . The home, built in 2001, has four bedrooms, four bathrooms in its 4,172 square feet of interior space.

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  2. House buying offers economics lessonRead the original story

    57 min ago | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... from the wish list. The fact that most of us have to accept less than we want in a purchase is not unique to the housing market. It's just, perhaps, more obvious for homes. In a typical "House Hunters" presentation, the buyers want a certain number ...

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  3. 5 Things to Watch on the Economic CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    ... releases new-home sales Tuesday. Economists surveyed by The Wall Street Journal think both segments of the housing market perked up in November. One important detail to look for: data on first-time buyers tallied by the NAR. Their recent share of ...

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  4. America's housing market value soars to $27.5 trillionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Housing Wire

    ... to Zillow ( Z ). Home prices increased 85% in 2013. Per Business Insider : "Looking at the total value of the U.S. housing stock proves just how huge and important the housing sector is to the overall economy," wrote Zillow Chief Economist Stan ...

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  5. Strong finish to 2014 bodes well for 2015 economyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | San Diego Source

    ... "Household spending is rising moderately and business fixed investment is advancing, while the recovery in the housing sector remains slow. Inflation has continued to run below the longer-run objective, partly reflecting declines in energy prices." ...

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  6. Redfin Hooks $70.9 Million for Software-Powered Home SalesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    Deciding against an IPO for now, online real-estate broker Redfin Corp. raised another $70.9 million and will continue to stay private as it expands its software-powered real-estate business across the U.S. The round was led by Wellington Management Co. and Glynn Capital Management, among others, and includes Brothers Brook, Annox Capital Management and previous investors Tiger Global Management and T. Rowe Price "We are making so many bets and some will work and some will not, and we don't think a retail investor would be as comfortable with the ups and downs in our business as an institutional investor involved in private sale," said Chief Executive Glenn Kelman.

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  7. Jackson Hole starts 'Kids Ski Free' programRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Blessed with an abundance of world-class expert terrain, Jackson Hole Mountain Resort once sported a burly, somewhat intimidating, reputation. Of course, the challenging terrain still exists, but the Wyoming resort has featured its tamer side in recent years to attract a broader clientele.

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  8. Forest City's Jon Ratner Named "Sustainability Executive of the Year" ...Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | CSRwire.com

    Jonathan Ratner, vice president of sustainability initiatives for Forest City Enterprises has been named "Sustainability Executive of the Year" by Commercial Property Executive , a leading trade news organization serving the commercial real estate industry, as part of CPE's annual Executive of the Year Awards program. Award recipients are selected by a panel of 100 senior-level executives from across the commercial real estate industry.

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  9. Platinum 50 names top Austin residential real estate winnersRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Terese Peabody of Stanberry & Associates in Dripping Springs was honored with the lifetime career achievement award by the Platinum 50 residential real estate awards program. The 2015 Platinum Top 50 Austin awards were handed out this week at a ceremony at the Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol.

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  10. Local home prices reach new record-breaking highRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CultureMap

    ... said Bill Evans, ABoR president, in a release. "Demand continues to outpace supply, placing a continued strain on housing inventory and pushing up home values. That's great news for Austin homeowners looking to sell, but as we've discussed all year, ...

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  11. Next on Tap: A Deluge of Data and the Christmas HolidayRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Fox News

    A final revision of third-quarter GDP and housing data will highlight next week's economic calendar. All U.S. banks and securities markets are closed Thursday for the Christmas holiday.

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  12. Factors that impact a home's valueRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Sampan

    It may seem like the size of your home is the be-all and end-all of your home's value. But there are many other factors that come into play when determining the listing price of a particular home.

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  13. 2015 Looking Optimistic for HomebuyersRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Boston.com

    ... home and condo prices are too high Greater Boston ranks consistently near the top in surveys of the most expensive housing markets in the country. But the rate of growth appears to be leveling off, with home prices across the state having risen by a ...

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  14. S&P 500 Falls Just Short of Record Entering Final Weeks of YearRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    ... have other plans, the economic calendar rolls on uninterrupted next week with key points of data due including housing and domestic growth data. Existing home sales data is slated for Monday with economists expecting strength in October to have ...

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  15. News Corp acquires BigDecisions.com in IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    The site provides financial decision-making tools for consumers in India using algorithms and data. The acquisition includes the site's parent company, FinDirect Services Pvt Ltd. and follows an investment by News Corp in November in PropTiger.com, a residential real estate site in India.

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  16. Austin home prices most overvalued in the country, key ratings agency saysRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Business Journal

    A second national research organization has deemed that residential real estate prices in Austin are the most overvalued in the country. In its Sustainable Housing Home Price Report for the fourth quarter, FitchRatings - a financial information services company - concludes that Austin home prices are 20 percent overvalued, the highest in the nation.

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  17. Lawler Update: Read on November Existing Home Sales, Distressed Sales ...Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | Mortgage News Daily

    ... NAR will report 5.20 million existing home sales for November, on a seasonally adjusted annual rate basis (SAAR). Housing economist Tom Lawler isn't always correct, but usually he is much closer than the consensus - so I expect a consensus miss on ...

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  18. ChartAdvisor for December 19 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Investopedia

    Major U.S. indices were poised to end the week on a higher note, as of mid-day trading on Friday afternoon. While crude oil prices have weighed on the market in recent weeks, the Federal Reserve helped boost equities this week by saying that they wouldn't be too eager to raise interest rates.

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  19. Coming up short on home valuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Seattle Times

    ... owners' estimates a few years ago, which often were far out of sync with appraisers' reports. At the peak of the housing bubble in 2005-06, appraisals often came in below owners' estimates, in part because prices were spiraling upward at ...

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  20. Monthly Notes | 2014's Predictions & Social Media UsageRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Real Central VA

    I'm going to be posting my previously-written monthly notes . Since starting these in early 2013, the only thing that I've lamented about the notes is the lack of search- and link-ability.

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