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Housing shouldn’t look at any color but the color of money

People with bad credit and bad habits should be squeezed out of housing

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Is the boom era for home flipping ending?

RealtyTrac: Trends return to historical normal
Brena Swanson
"Home flipping is settling back into a more historically normal pattern after a flurry of flipping during the recent run-up in home prices in 2012 and 2013," said Daren Blomquist, vice president at RealtyTrac.
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3 facts crippling California's housing recovery

Can these problems be solved in next two years?
Brena Swanson
Before the Golden State can step into its positive forecast for the next two years, it has to overcome several housing hurdles impeding its recovery.
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Report: NAR pushes FTC to block Zillow, Trulia deal

New York Post source cites anti-competitive worries
Brena Swanson
The National Association of Realtors wants the Federal Trade Commission to block the $3.5 billion merger of Zillow and Trulia, according to an article in the New York Post.
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Back to school: Homeowners pay one way or another

Trulia compares costs of public and private schools
Brena Swanson
The sun is rapidly setting on summer break, and kids will once again fill rows and rows of desks across America, whether it's in private schools or public schools. Which prompted Trulia to ask a good question: Are private schools actually cheaper than public schools?
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July home-price growth slows but wages still can’t keep up

Trulia: Affordability gap persists even as markets cool
Trey Garrison
Both the quarter-over-quarter and year-over-year home price increases are lower than they were twelve months ago, but wages are not keeping up, according to data from Trulia for July 2014.
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Despite “record” second quarter, Zillow posts $10.48 million loss

Site sets new traffic record in July
Ben Lane
The company posted record quarterly revenue in the second quarter, and also received record quarterly and all-time traffic to its website. Plus it wants to buy Trulia. So when might Zillow start to see a profit?
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Here's why Realogy supports the Zillow, Trulia deal

“We are optimistic going forward”
Brena Swanson
Amid all the whispers in the industry on the huge Zillow and Trulia acquisition, executives at Realogy Holdings project that their business is in line to gain from the deal.
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Unemployment rate rises to 6.2% as job growth misses expectations

Housing industry experts not impressed with July numbers
Trey Garrison
Total nonfarm payroll employment increased by 209,000 in July, well below the expected 230,000 and below June’s 298,000.
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From HW Magazine

Trulia: Is Buying Second Place a Smart Move?

Company lags Zillow, but markets are always larger than one player
Online real estate is so hot right now. 2013’s hottest stock — out of ALL OF THEM — was Zillow (Z). And it’s a run that has continued unabated into 2014, too, with Zillow’s common shares moving from the low $80/share range in January to above $140/share and a market capitalization north of $5 billion. (HW analyzed investment prospects for Zillow in the February 2014 issue.)
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Trulia posts 2Q14 net loss of $2.4M on rising revenues of $64.1M

Acquisition target posts dramatic web traffic gains
Trey Garrison
Trulia reported total revenue of $64.1 million, up 116% year-over-year, with a net loss of $17.9 million, compared with a net loss of $2.4 million for the second quarter of 2013.
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