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  1. Central Ohio homebuyers encounter bidding - OEwarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbus Dispatch

    As spring home sales kick into gear, central Ohio shoppers are discovering that in some neighborhoods the old rules of home-buying no longer apply. Instead, they must learn the meaning of phrases such as "escalation clauses," "highest-and-best offers," "no-remedy inspections" and "curbside offers."


  2. Belfast | $639,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Harbor Times Soup

    This year-round waterfront home with guest cottage has stunning water views across the Harbor to Penobscot Bay and is just a short walk to downtown Belfast. Beautiful landscaping with classic perennial gardens and private stairs down to the beach.


  3. Realistic life milestones, according to one Twitter userRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Metro

    If you're skint, still living with your parents at 28 or wondering if you're destined to be single forever, you might want to look away now. Someone who knows those hand-wringing bouts of frustration every time an insensitive bit of marketing tells you you should be buying a house at 24 and working in your dream job by 30, is Twitter user Angry Flat Cap .


  4. Port Huron's 'middle' struggling to get aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Times Herald

    Port Huron's 'middle' struggling to get ahead 60 percent of Port Huron families getting by on less than the basic cost of living. Check out this story on thetimesherald.com: http://bwne.ws/1SwqKDC Gabe and Kelsey Killion walk to their car with their daughter Jessica as they head to recreational softball game Friday at their Port Huron home.


  5. AMP360 First Home Buyer Affordability ReportRead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | Scoop

    ... everywhere but Auckland, where it is severely unaffordable, the report has found. The report found that first home buying affordability improved slightly in April compared to March, driven mainly by declines in lower quartile selling prices in many ...


  6. Marin homebuyers resort to creative incentives to get scarce propertiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Marin Independent Journal

    While house-hunting in Marin, Kiu Phung of Novato and her husband, Michael Murray, made offers on three homes to no avail, always losing out to higher bids. Finally, they wrote a letter to a seller introducing themselves and explaining why they loved the property - and they snagged the house this month.


  7. Buying a house pays off in three years in Shawnee County, website saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Capital-Journal

    If you plan to stay in Shawnee County for more than three years, it pays to buy a house, according to a personal finance website - but that may not be true in every situation. Smart Asset, a website with articles and tools related to home buying, retirement and other personal finance topics, put together a calculator to estimate whether it makes financial sense to buy a house or continue renting.


  8. Mortgage changes could add weeks to closing processRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Times Herald-Record

    Q. We are looking for a new home and just heard that the way we will get our mortgage is about to change.


  9. Buying a home with no credit? Probably notRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Times Herald-Record

    Some financial gurus say consumers should live 100 percent debt-free. No credit cards.


  10. Thompson: When living where you work is out of reachRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Denver Post

    This 50-unit, $11 million affordable housing project is under construction in Durango, Colorado, where the workforce has been squeezed out of the rental and homebuying markets. Many more projects like this are needed Westwide to solve the current housing crisis.


  11. 14 Belle Point RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Capital Weekly

    This newly constructed and exceptionally well designed water view Arts and Crafts contemporary is located in a private waterfront development just a short distance from downtown Belfast. 1st floor suite, large living room with fireplace and a separate in-law apartment.


  12. Coastal Housing PartnershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Edhat

    Coastal Housing Partnership is a nonprofit organization dedicated to serving the community by assisting local employees with their home buying needs. When the area's cost of housing is out of reach of the local workforce, the challenge of attracting and retaining a quality workforce intensifies.


  13. Young generation prefers to own homes: surveyRead the original story

    Saturday | ETaiwanNews.com

    Taipei, May 23 The vast majority of young adults in Taiwan want to buy their own homes rather than rent a place to live, but the appetite for purchasing a new home lessened the older people are, according to the results of a survey released earlier this week. Housefun magazine, which covers Taiwan's property market, said its survey found that 83.3 percent of respondents in the 20-30 age bracket preferred to buy their own homes rather than rent, as did 70.70 percent and 74.20 percent of respondents in the 31-40 and 41-50 age groups, respectively.


  14. Real estate market recap, May 18-22Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Inman Real Estate News

    Builder confidence in the market for newly built single-family homes slid two points in May to a level of 54, but still posted a nine-point increase from a year ago, according to the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index . "We've found that rising rents do not appear to be playing a significant role in motivating renters to buy a home," said David Brickman, EVP of Freddie Mac Multifamily, in a statement; Freddie Mac research showed that most renters are not looking to buy homes despite rising rent.


  15. Why housing costs are out of reach for millions of AmericansRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Effingham Herald

    When it comes to the modern American economy, location is everything. As recent studies have shown , your zip code makes a huge difference when it comes to upward mobility and career opportunities.


  16. TSB in Cirencester offers top tips on how to - borrow well'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Stroudnewsand Journal

    WHEN borrowing money it's important for people to do so in the way that makes the best financial sense for them. Whether dipping into their overdraft, using a credit card, taking out a personal loan, or buying a home with a mortgage, it's essential that people only borrow an amount that they can afford to repay.


  17. Lake County Homefront: The buyer interview to find your wants and needsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Lake County Record-Bee

    You are ready to buy a home, you have done your homework and contacted a mortgage broker to obtain financing. You know how much you can buy because you have either qualified for a loan that requires little down or have saved up about 20 percent of a purchase price as a down payment.


  18. Redlands City Treasurer updates public on citya s investmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Redlands Daily Facts

    REDLANDS>> The city has about $120 million invested across a variety of funds and it is the city treasurer's responsibility to ensure the money is safe and that there is enough available to pay the bills, and when possible, to make the city a little money along the way. Since Robert Dawes was elected city treasurer in November 2012, he has made 154 individual investments totaling $113 million.


  19. 5 Credit Cards for New HomeownersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Credit.com

    As any homeowner will attest, buying a house is one of those purchases that only comes with more expenses. Maintaining a budget and shopping around for the best deals on big expenses like furniture and home-repair services will help you save money as a homeowner, but taking advantage of good credit card offers can be another way to accomplish the same goal.


  20. On the move: Worldwide ERC's conference addresses future of real estateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Chron

    Earlier this month, hundreds of mobility professionals gathered in Las Vegas for Worldwide ERC's National Relocation Conference. The theme of this year's conference was "Connect, Collaboratea Transform," which was echoed throughout the many educational sessions and networking opportunities available to attendees.