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  1. Apartment Rentals in Canada Industry Market Research Report Now...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | PRWeb

    Over the past five years, the Apartment Rentals industry has moderately grown alongside rising demand and a constricted supply of rental dwellings. For this reason, industry research firm IBISWorld has added a report on the Apartment Rental industry to its growing industry report collection.


  2. What the Fresher Data Show on Down Payments and Mortgage Default RatesRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | Beat the Press

    Ron Lieber had a well-reasoned "Your Money" piece in the NYT that discussed the merits and pitfalls of buying a home with a low down payment. However it may have misled readers about the findings of the research.


  3. A house shouldn't be used as a credit cardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | St. Petersburg Times

    It's important to know this about the subprime mortgage crisis: A sizable percentage of mortgages, including most of the risky ones in the run-up to the crisis, weren't used to buy a home. They were used to refi an existing mortgage. This fall, federal regulators made a controversial decision to back down from tough new underwriting standards for mortgages.


  4. Saving the best for lastRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | The Chronicle Herald

    For my children, the end of the year has only one focus - the holidays! Everything from decorating the Christmas tree and helping make batches of shortbread cookies, to spending time volunteering at their school breakfast program and of course, waiting for Jolly Ol' St. Nick and his merry band of roof-trotting reindeer to make an appearance on the 25th. Like many of you, the last thing on their minds is buying and selling real estate.


  5. Three Ways to Help Millennials Enter the Housing MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Natl. Relocation & Real Estate

    There have been so many reports in recent months about both the importance of millennials in contributing to the housing recovery and the uphill battle they face when trying to buy a home that this has become a main topic of conversation whenever I talk with agents and brokers in the MLS I manage. I've picked up some tips from all these conversations so I want to share a few of them here.


  6. Personal Finance Titles: Winter - "Spring 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Publishers' Weekly

    The Age of Cryptocurrency: How Bitcoin and Digital Money Are Challenging the Global Economic Order by Paul Vigna and Michael J. Casey Big Weed: An Entrepreneur's High-Stakes Adventures in the Budding Legal Marijuana Business by Christian Hageseth Bold: How to Go Big, Create Wealth, and Impact the World by Peter H. Diamandis and Steven Kotler The Couple's Guide to Financial Compatibility: Avoid Fights About Spending and Saving - and Build a Happy and Secure Future Together by Jeff Motske Dead Companies Walking: How A Hedge Fund Manager Finds Opportunity in Unexpected Places by Scott Fearon Falling Short: The Coming Retirement Crisis and What to Do About It by Charles D. Ellis, Alicia H. Munnell, and Andrew D. Eschtruth The Financially Confident Woman: What You Need to Know to Take Charge of Your Money by Mary Hunt From Worry to Wealthy: A Woman's Guide to Financial Success Without the ... (more)


  7. Valley renters, get ready for payments to go upRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | The Arizona Republic

    Valley renters, get ready for payments to go up With housing prices stable, demand for rentals is driving up payments in Phoenix area Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1AtdSmT Ryan Lloyd and Melissa Young leave after touring a home for rent in Gilbert. Demand for rental home is strong in metro Phoenix.


  8. Ferguson and Eric Garner are symptoms of a deeper problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | The Jewish Journal

    A protester at a vigil for 18-year-old Michael Brown across the street from the police station in Ferguson, Mo., Oct. 20, 2014. /JTA I sat down last week to write about what happened in Ferguson.


  9. Buying a house to rent to older parents?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Ask MetaFilter

    Did you buy a house to rent to your parents? How did that go? Would you do it if you had it to do over again? Am I off of my own rocker? My parents have had a financially difficult life. Some of it was caused by their own poor decisions, some bad luck.


  10. Buy or rent? Divorcee faces cash flow conundrumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | The Globe and Mail

    She has a good job in management, earning $100,000 a year. As well, she has a defined contribution pension plan with a recent market value of $59,000 to which she contributes 5 per cent of her salary each year, a number that is matched by her employer.


  11. Mortgage Giants Ease Down Payments For First-Time HomebuyersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | WNED

    A new directive from the Federal Housing Finance Agency, which regulates mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, will allow first-time homebuyers to put down as little as 3 percent. A federal directive will go into effect Saturday making it easier for some Americans to come up with a down payment to buy a house.


  12. Assemblyman wants to use tax fund for water protectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | News12.com

    Assemblyman Fred Thiele wants to take money from a real estate tax to protect East End waterways. Sixteen years ago, Thiele authored a law under which anyone buying a house in the five East End towns must pay an extra 2 percent of the purchase price.


  13. Three Marketing Strategies to Kick Off the New YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | National Mortgage News

    ... the way, most loan officers forget to include their family and friends.) For tips on how to hold an effective home buying seminar, you can view an online seminar, free at www.LoanOfficerSeminars.com . 3. Set up a business planning sessions with six ...


  14. On Native GroundTIME to Break the Silence on Obama's DronesRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2013 | American Reporter

    We know about the 42 million Americans that are still living in poverty, five years after the collapse of the financial markets in 2008. According to the Corporation for Enterprise Development , a national non-profit organization that promotes policies and strategies to help people build and protect their savings and assets, nearly half of all Americans - 43.9 percent - have almost no savings.


  15. Hoping to Buy a Home in 2015? Start Planning NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Zillow Blog

    ... a home is on your agenda for 2015, now's the time to begin working toward your goal. Here's a guide to the home buying experience to get you started. We are all more connected than ever, which makes researching a new home easy and convenient. The ...


  16. Want to buy a home in London? There is only one affordable borough leftRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Metro UK News

    There is small hope in the form of the little-celebrated borough of Dagenham and Barking where the average house price is A 210,327, which is 5.58 times the average earnings in the are. In comparison, Kensington and Chelsea has an average house price is A 1,419,797, 31 times the average earnings.


  17. Holiday Home Buying: Are the Benefits Overblown?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Fox News

    ... year. This expert advice often mentions the benefits of buying a home during the holiday season. Many holiday home buying stories claim home prices are lower at the end of the year, citing national statistics at the time . But national statistics ...


  18. Being young in Austin: It's a terrible place to live, it's a wonderful place to liveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | CultureMap

    If Austin ever decide to get a new city-wide slogan, we suggest it go with, "Different day, different list." This week, we continued our reign with appearances on sushi restaurants , holiday light displays and luxury condo sales .


  19. Think Like a Buyer: Foolproof Tips for Selling Your Next Property, FastRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Real Estate Investing for Real

    The house is finally ready to sell. You put in all of the work to make the house ready, from new fixtures to a complete redesign of the kitchen and bathroom not to mention all the time and marketing dollars it took to land the deal and the unexpected issues that came up during escrow.


  20. Diana Clement: Doing your best for kids once you're goneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | The New Zealand Herald

    So much to buy - shall I have the car, or the house, or both? Providing for the grandkids from beyond the grave can pose challenges. Photo / Getty Images Do you want to go to the grave knowing your hard-earned savings won't be wasted? Would you like to ensure little Holly or Olly can use the money only to buy a home? Feckless children and grandchildren are a worry for parents who have worked hard to build up a nest egg.