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TheStreet.com
4 Problems to Fix for $3,000 or Less to Boost Your Home's Sales Price"There are certain cosmetic changes you can do where putting in a little over $
4 Problems to Fix for $3,000 or Less to Boost Your Home's Sales Price
TheStreet.com / Posted 2 days ago
"There are certain cosmetic changes you can do where putting in a little over $1,000 will probably get you $5,000 back in terms of a higher sales price," says Mia Simon of real-estate brokerage Redfin, which recently analyzed how budget-conscious... Read more
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Wheaton News Leader
Former Chicago Cub David DeJesus selling Wheaton mansionThe property at 28 Muirfield Circle has been on the market for 65 days, and it
Former Chicago Cub David DeJesus selling Wheaton mansion
Wheaton News Leader / Posted 4 days ago
The property at 28 Muirfield Circle has been on the market for 65 days, and it is listed at $1.499 million, down from the original price of $1.595 million, according to the website. DeJesus purchased the house for $1.05 million in October 2011, but... Read more
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Quartz
Buying a home in San Francisco? Love letter now required - Quartz In the San Francisco Bay Area, people line up to view a home for s
Buying a home in San Francisco? Love letter now required
Quartz / Posted 5 days ago
- Quartz In the San Francisco Bay Area, people line up to view a home for sale, a contract cycle could take less than two weeks, all... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Jobs, low-cost loans push new-home sales to 5.4% gain in JulyWASHINGTON -- Americans stepped up their purchases of new homes in July, with s
Jobs, low-cost loans push new-home sales to 5.4% gain in July
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
WASHINGTON -- Americans stepped up their purchases of new homes in July, with sales surging in the Northeast. The Commerce Department says new-home sales rose 5.4 percent last month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 507,000, recovering from a... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
U.S. new-home sales rebound in JulyWASHINGTON — Americans stepped up their purchases of new homes in July, with sa
U.S. new-home sales rebound in July
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
WASHINGTON — Americans stepped up their purchases of new homes in July, with sales surging in the Northeast. The Commerce Department says new-home sales rose 5.4 percent last month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 507,000, recovering from a... Read more
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Denver Post
Metro Denver on top again for home price gains in JuneMetro Denver home prices jumped 10.2 percent in June from a year earlier, doubl
Metro Denver on top again for home price gains in June
Denver Post / Posted 6 days ago
Metro Denver home prices jumped 10.2 percent in June from a year earlier, double the pace seen nationally, according to the Standard & Poor's/Case-Shiller 20-city home price index. That is the fourth time in the past six months that Denver home... Read more
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The Memphis Daily News
US New-Home Sales Rebound in JulyWASHINGTON (AP) — Americans stepped up their purchases of new homes in July, wi
US New-Home Sales Rebound in July
The Memphis Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans stepped up their purchases of new homes in July, with sales surging in the Northeast. The Commerce Department says new-home sales rose 5.4 percent last month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 507,000, recovering... Read more
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Brandon Sun
US new-home sales rise 5.4 pct. in July; buying in Northeast fuels rebound from June dipFILE - In this June 8, 2015, file photo, a sold sign is displayed outside a new
US new-home sales rise 5.4 pct. in July; buying in Northeast fuels rebound from June dip
Brandon Sun / Posted 6 days ago
FILE - In this June 8, 2015, file photo, a sold sign is displayed outside a new home under construction in Mechanicsville, Va. The Commerce Department releases new home sales for July 2015 on Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015. (AP Photo/Steve Helber,... Read more
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Boston Herald
US new-home sales rebound in JulyWASHINGTON — Americans stepped up their purchases of new homes in July, with sa
US new-home sales rebound in July
Boston Herald / Posted 6 days ago
WASHINGTON — Americans stepped up their purchases of new homes in July, with sales surging in the Northeast. The Commerce Department says new-home sales rose 5.4 percent last month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 507,000, recovering from a... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
US new-home sales rebound in JulyWASHINGTON (AP) - Americans stepped up their purchases of new homes in July, wi
US new-home sales rebound in July
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 6 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Americans stepped up their purchases of new homes in July, with sales surging in the Northeast. The Commerce Department says new-home sales rose 5.4 percent last month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 507,000, recovering... Read more
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Carlsbad Current-Argus
US new-home sales rebound in JulyWASHINGTON (AP) — Americans stepped up their purchases of new homes in July, wi
US new-home sales rebound in July
Carlsbad Current-Argus / Posted 6 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans stepped up their purchases of new homes in July, with sales surging in the Northeast. The Commerce Department says new-home sales rose 5.4 percent last month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 507,000, recovering... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Richmond one of top 10 most walkable mid-sized citiesRedfin real estate brokerage released a list of the top 10 most walkable mid-si
Richmond one of top 10 most walkable mid-sized cities
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 6 days ago
Redfin real estate brokerage released a list of the top 10 most walkable mid-sized cities in the U.S. for 2015. Richmond came in at #9 with a score of 49.2. Arlington, VA came in #3 with a score of 67.1. The top spot went to Jersey City, NJ with a... Read more
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Business Wire
Redfin July Forecasts Hit the Mark as Housing Demand Cools for Fourth Consecutive Month“It feels like the market is at a standstill,” Redfin agent Michelle Ackerman s
Redfin July Forecasts Hit the Mark as Housing Demand Cools for Fourth Consecutive Month
Business Wire / Posted 6 days ago
“It feels like the market is at a standstill,” Redfin agent Michelle Ackerman said. “Showings have dropped off significantly.” Ackerman recently put a home on the market for less than $300,000 in one of the city’s top-rated school districts. She... Read more
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Search Engine Land
Google Goes After The App Interstitial: Protecting Consumers Or Its Own Search Monopoly?In 2010, Steve Jobs made a prescient observation: When it comes to accessing in
Google Goes After The App Interstitial: Protecting Consumers Or Its Own Search Monopoly?
Search Engine Land / Posted 7 days ago
In 2010, Steve Jobs made a prescient observation: When it comes to accessing information on smartphones, people strongly prefer the world of apps over the experience of mobile browsers. A point Jobs left unsaid — perhaps because it is so obvious —... Read more
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Business Wire
Redfin Ranks the Most Walkable Mid-Sized Cities of 2015SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Redfin (www.redfin.com), the next-generation real est
Redfin Ranks the Most Walkable Mid-Sized Cities of 2015
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Redfin (www.redfin.com), the next-generation real estate brokerage, today released its 2015 ranking of the most walkable mid-sized U.S. cities with populations between 200,000 and 300,000. According to data from Walk Score®,... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
X Games star Shaun White offers Hollywood Hills West home for rental or saleAfter dipping his toe into the San Diego lease market, professional snowboarder
X Games star Shaun White offers Hollywood Hills West home for rental or sale
Los Angeles Times / Posted 9 days ago
After dipping his toe into the San Diego lease market, professional snowboarder and entrepreneur Shaun White is now ready to do the same in Los Angeles. The Olympic and X Games gold medalist has put his house in Hollywood Hills West up for rent at... Read more
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North Riverside Suburban Life
Redfin: Berwyn home prices remain strongThe market for homes in Berwyn remains strong, with sales prices reaching recor
Redfin: Berwyn home prices remain strong
North Riverside Suburban Life / Posted 10 days ago
The market for homes in Berwyn remains strong, with sales prices reaching record-highs this spring. In May, the traditional peak of the real estate season, Berwyn saw a median sale price of $183,000, the highest since Redfin began keeping records in... Read more
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La Grange Park Suburban Life
Berwyn home prices remain strongIn May, the traditional peak of the real estate season, Berwyn saw a median sal
Berwyn home prices remain strong
La Grange Park Suburban Life / Posted 11 days ago
In May, the traditional peak of the real estate season, Berwyn saw a median sale price of $183,000, the highest since Redfin began keeping records in 2009. Compared to just three years ago, May sale prices were up a whopping 81 percent, according to... Read more
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Miami New Times
Miami Has the Least Toilets Per Capita of Any Major U.S. CityThe internet is constantly ranking cities to the point where we wonder if there
Miami Has the Least Toilets Per Capita of Any Major U.S. City
Miami New Times / Posted 11 days ago
The internet is constantly ranking cities to the point where we wonder if there's any criteria left to rate cities by. Well, Real Estate firm Redfin has come up with a novel ranking: toilets per capita. As it turns out, Miami has the least amount of... Read more
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Orange County Register
Former Balboa Island home of actor Buddy Ebsen of 'The Beverly Hillbillies' fame sells for $5 millionThe onetime Balboa Island home of Buddy Ebsen, best known for his role as Jed C
Former Balboa Island home of actor Buddy Ebsen of 'The Beverly Hillbillies' fame sells for $5 million
Orange County Register / Posted 11 days ago
The onetime Balboa Island home of Buddy Ebsen, best known for his role as Jed Clampett in the 1960s TV comedy "The Beverly Hillbillies," has sold for $5 million. Built in 1965, the waterfront house has six bedrooms and four bathrooms. The home is... Read more
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Canberra Times
Learn to fly fish the easy way, and it's freeNow is the time to learn how to fly fish. If you would like to learn the gentl
Learn to fly fish the easy way, and it's free
Canberra Times / Posted 12 days ago
Now is the time to learn how to fly fish. If you would like to learn the gentle art of fly fishing you will have a great opportunity when the Canberra Anglers Association runs its three annual free pre-season fly casting classes on September 6, 13... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Will Redfin shake up Columbus real-estate sales? The Seattle-based real-estate company Redfin is bringing its unconventional b
Will Redfin shake up Columbus real-estate sales?
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 12 days ago
The Seattle-based real-estate company Redfin is bringing its unconventional business model to Columbus. The company has hired former HER Realtors agent Valerie Freeman to open a Columbus office after... Read more
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Suburban
Pets and the price of real estateOwn a dog? It might make your housing options harder to find — and more expensi
Pets and the price of real estate
Suburban / Posted 13 days ago
Own a dog? It might make your housing options harder to find — and more expensive It’s a dog-eat-dog world out there when it comes to real estate — especially if you you’re a dog owner who’s looking to rent. Recently published data from rental site... Read more
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Suburban
Are you overvaluing your abode?New data suggests many homeowners overestimate their property’s worth. Here’s w
Are you overvaluing your abode?
Suburban / Posted 13 days ago
New data suggests many homeowners overestimate their property’s worth. Here’s what to know. Think you have a good idea of the price your home can fetch today? It’s likely you could be putting a higher value on your residence than the market will... Read more
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Examiner
Pets and the price of real estateOwn a dog? It might make your housing options harder to find — and more expensi
Pets and the price of real estate
Examiner / Posted 13 days ago
Own a dog? It might make your housing options harder to find — and more expensive It’s a dog-eat-dog world out there when it comes to real estate — especially if you you’re a dog owner who’s looking to rent. Recently published data from rental site... Read more
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Brunswick Sentinel
Pets and the price of real estateOwn a dog? It might make your housing options harder to find — and more expensi
Pets and the price of real estate
Brunswick Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
Own a dog? It might make your housing options harder to find — and more expensive It’s a dog-eat-dog world out there when it comes to real estate — especially if you you’re a dog owner who’s looking to rent. Recently published data from rental site... Read more
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Western Advocate
Murray cod release to boost damTHE efforts of 548 recreational anglers who put hands in pockets to give gold c
Murray cod release to boost dam
Western Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
THE efforts of 548 recreational anglers who put hands in pockets to give gold coin donations to take part in the 2011 BCF Carp Blitz will this week make possible the stocking of more than 5000 Murray cod in Ben Chifley Dam. THE efforts of 548... Read more
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My Suburban Life
Downers Grove housing market returns to healthWith more than 400 homes currently on the market, Downers Grove has 61.3 percen
Downers Grove housing market returns to health
My Suburban Life / Posted 17 days ago
With more than 400 homes currently on the market, Downers Grove has 61.3 percent more properties for sale than it did at this time a year ago, according to the latest data from Redfin. The median list price for all properties is $339,000, a number... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Bay Area compound built for activity and leisureThis hilltop compound behind gates in the Northern California community of Orin
Bay Area compound built for activity and leisure
Los Angeles Times / Posted 17 days ago
This hilltop compound behind gates in the Northern California community of Orinda is set up for leisure and entertaining with such amenities as a billiards room, a wood-fired pizza oven, a putting green and a rock-climbing wall. A cascading... Read more
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Canberra Times
Soft plastics prove the point for trout and salmon in JindabyneAnglers looking for fish in the mountain lakes might like to try some of the ne
Soft plastics prove the point for trout and salmon in Jindabyne
Canberra Times / Posted 18 days ago
Anglers looking for fish in the mountain lakes might like to try some of the newish Z-Man soft plastics, following on the success of one group of anglers at Jindabyne last weekend. The lake was windy and difficult to fish and after searching around... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Pinterest Now Analyzing Pay For Discrimination Against WomenMany older, established companies are already in the habit of making sure they’
Pinterest Now Analyzing Pay For Discrimination Against Women
The Huffington Post / Posted 18 days ago
Many older, established companies are already in the habit of making sure they’re not discriminating against women when it comes to pay. Now tech startups are starting to get hip to the practice, too. Pinterest is joining a growing group of young... Read more
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PhysOrg
Food-delivery startups feeding Seattle's time-starved techiesKaitlyn Williams watches food deliveries carried past her desk all day, every d
Food-delivery startups feeding Seattle's time-starved techies
PhysOrg / Posted 19 days ago
Kaitlyn Williams watches food deliveries carried past her desk all day, every day from her seat at the front desk of Galvanize, a coding school and co-working space in Seattle. Giant black canvas bags with a peach emblazoned on them have become a... Read more
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Independent
Are you overvaluing your abode?New data suggests many homeowners overestimate their property’s worth. Here’s w
Are you overvaluing your abode?
Independent / Posted 20 days ago
New data suggests many homeowners overestimate their property’s worth. Here’s what to know. Think you have a good idea of the price your home can fetch today? It’s likely you could be putting a higher value on your residence than the market will... Read more
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Examiner
The modern marketing planJust listing a house and seeing what happens no longer cuts it. Here is what to
The modern marketing plan
Examiner / Posted 20 days ago
Just listing a house and seeing what happens no longer cuts it. Here is what today’s agents are doing to market and promote your home so it sells fast Competition is heating up in the housing market. Despite a world of tight inventory, agents have to... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Real Estate Ambush: Buy Your Dream Home When Nothing Is For SaleA well-connected, hard working real estate agent indeed is a place to start. Bu
Real Estate Ambush: Buy Your Dream Home When Nothing Is For Sale
TheStreet.com / Posted 20 days ago
A well-connected, hard working real estate agent indeed is a place to start. But there is more to be done, especially for the DIY crowd. “Knock on doors," said Chicago realtor John Michael Grafft. "If there is a neighborhood you really want to be in... Read more
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Business Wire
Redfin Names the 10 Best Cities for Technology-Assisted Living“People often think of services like Uber and Instacart as being something that
Redfin Names the 10 Best Cities for Technology-Assisted Living
Business Wire / Posted 20 days ago
“People often think of services like Uber and Instacart as being something that only millennials use, but those services can be a way for elderly people who need assistance to remain in their homes,” said Redfin chief economist Nela Richardson. “And... Read more
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The Border Mail
Fish don’t care about the weatherThe cold and wet conditions may have made it tough for fishermen, but those who
Fish don’t care about the weather
The Border Mail / Posted 24 days ago
The cold and wet conditions may have made it tough for fishermen, but those who were brave were well and truly rewarded. Josh Read caught this 8lb Brown trout in Lake Hume on a Tassie Devil. DAM LEVELS: Hume 38%; Dartmouth 72% Lake Hume: it might... Read more
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TechCrunch
Lowe’s Invests In SoloPro, A Service That Unbundles Real Estate Agent ServicesSoloPro, a service that unbundles real estate services and gives buyers a 3 per
Lowe’s Invests In SoloPro, A Service That Unbundles Real Estate Agent Services
TechCrunch / Posted 26 days ago
SoloPro, a service that unbundles real estate services and gives buyers a 3 percent rebate when they buy a home through the service, today announced that it has received a strategic investment from home improvement giant Lowe’s venture arm. Neither... Read more
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TechCrunch
Lowe’s Invests In SoloPro, A Service That Unbundles Real Estate Agent ServicesSoloPro, a service that unbundles real estate services and gives buyers a 3 per
Lowe’s Invests In SoloPro, A Service That Unbundles Real Estate Agent Services
TechCrunch / Posted 26 days ago
SoloPro, a service that unbundles real estate services and gives buyers a 3 percent rebate when they buy a home through the service, today announced that it has received a strategic investment from home improvement giant Lowe’s venture arm. Neither... Read more
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Investopedia
Best Real Estate Apps for House HuntersGone are the days of trawling through classified ads, cruising real estate agen
Best Real Estate Apps for House Hunters
Investopedia / Posted 27 days ago
Gone are the days of trawling through classified ads, cruising real estate agency windows and schlepping to endless showings. Finding the perfect place to lay your head has never been easier thanks to an arsenal of location-based, user-friendly apps... Read more
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Washington Post
A peek inside one of the most expensive homes in the nationFor sellers of a $140 million estate known as Briar Patch in East Hampton, N.Y.
A peek inside one of the most expensive homes in the nation
Washington Post / Posted 27 days ago
For sellers of a $140 million estate known as Briar Patch in East Hampton, N.Y., the news is good and bad. Sales of luxury properties $5 million and above soared 20.4 percent in the second quarter this year compared with the same period last year,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Diverse workforce leads to more money-making ideasCan I pay to have quarters delivered to my door on laundry day? How do I find s
Diverse workforce leads to more money-making ideas
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 28 days ago
Can I pay to have quarters delivered to my door on laundry day? How do I find someone in this very bar who might be willing to have sex with me? How can I get home from a raucous night on the town if there are no taxis nearby? Which restaurants... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
Finding value when buying your first homeBuying your first home isn’t easy. Granted, I’ve only purchased one of them, an
Finding value when buying your first home
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 28 days ago
Buying your first home isn’t easy. Granted, I’ve only purchased one of them, and what good thing ever comes easily, right? But in a part of the country where we are the one percent — at least when it comes to paying property taxes, according to the... Read more
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The Suffolk Times
Column: Finding value when buying your first homeBuying your first home isn’t easy. Granted, I’ve only purchased one of them, an
Column: Finding value when buying your first home
The Suffolk Times / Posted 28 days ago
Buying your first home isn’t easy. Granted, I’ve only purchased one of them, and what good thing ever comes easily, right? But in a part of the country where we are the one percent — at least when it comes to paying property taxes, according to the... Read more
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The Border Mail
That’s one impressive trout, JasonThe Hook gives his weekly rundown of where you can enjoy a prolific day's fishi
That’s one impressive trout, Jason
The Border Mail / Posted a month ago
The Hook gives his weekly rundown of where you can enjoy a prolific day's fishing on the water. Jason Boyd shows off the 75cm 10lb trout he caught with a tassie in Lake Hume. Dam levels – Lake Hume 36%; Lake Dartmouth 72%. Lake Hume: Have a look... Read more
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Canberra Times
Mountain lakes fruitful but beware of ski trafficAnglers are enjoying some good fishing in the mountain lakes but should take no
Mountain lakes fruitful but beware of ski traffic
Canberra Times / Posted 1 months ago
Anglers are enjoying some good fishing in the mountain lakes but should take note of the impact ski traffic is having on the highway, especially on weekends. Trips that normally take about 2.5 hours to Jindabyne or Eucumbene can extend to 3.5 or four... Read more
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Bankrate.com
Mortgage Analysis: Rates Fall As Markets Speculate About The FedMortgage rates fell for the second consecutive week even as government bond yie
Mortgage Analysis: Rates Fall As Markets Speculate About The Fed
Bankrate.com / Posted 1 months ago
Mortgage rates fell for the second consecutive week even as government bond yields increased ahead of the July 28-29 Federal Reserve meeting. The 10-year Treasury bond yield rose from 2.25% Tuesday to 2.28% Wednesday afternoon, according to... Read more

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