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FHFA scorecard should be marked tardy

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What We're Reading: The Good Friday edition

Items Tagged with 'Real estate'


On the heels of Truluvia, Trulia begins a conscious coupling with ActiveRain

Real estate blogging platform will now have Trulia in its URL
April 10, 2014
Starting now all ActiveRain blogs will be branded with Trulia’s URL. has become
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Picture this: April housing market

April 7, 2014
March housing inventory was up for the first time since 2010, but this is taking a back seat to the continuing rise in home prices. But don't take just my word. Helpful infographic inside.
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5 best and worst rental return markets

Looking to make some extra cash?
April 1, 2014
CoreLogic reported Tuesday that home prices have increased year-over-year for two years straight, so how does this impact the rental community and investors?
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Losing your homebuyers to the web? There’s an app for that

RE/MAX launches agent-branded app
March 26, 2014
Now, RE/MAX agents will no longer have to fear a homebuyer's web-searching prowess.
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Think Bitcoin is currency? IRS says think again

Virtual currency to be treated as property
March 26, 2014
With the increase in digital currency acceptance, it was only a matter of time before the U.S. government stepped in to take its cut.
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Housing markets where you get the most and least for $1 million

How far can seven-digits go?
March 21, 2014
Put together million-dollar properties from New York, San Francisco, Honolulu and Miami and they can all fit together inside a million-dollar mansion in Birmingham and still have room to spare.
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The Windy City's top 12 suburbs

Metro Chicago's finest
March 20, 2014
Nestled next to Lake Michigan and home to both the Cubs and White Sox, the Windy City is one of the biggest and busiest cities in the nation. Chicago Magazine compiled a list of the 12 best suburbs in Chicago, comparing the cities based on variables like crime, homes, education and city life.
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Zillow: Sell on West Coast, buy on East Coast

Here are the top housing markets right now
March 19, 2014
If you are looking to sell your home, living on the West Coast drastically gives you the upper hand on selling power as spring home shopping season heats up.
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Economist: 3 major things you need to know about the 2014 housing market

Mortgage availability may improve?
March 17, 2014
The following list was put together by a veteran housing economist, asked by HousingWire for his opinion on the near-term future of the markets we cover daily. Here's David Berson's take on the 3 things you need to know about housing in 2014.
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Zillow appoints Errol Samuelson to new executive position

Named chief industry development officer
March 5, 2014
Zillow appointed Errol Samuelson to chief industry development officer to head the company’s real estate industry relations strategy, where he will bring more than 20 years of experience to the new role.
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