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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 12 hours 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 18 hours 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 yesterday
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 yesterday
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 yesterday
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 5 days 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 5 days 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 5 days 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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Bleacher Report
Did Gronk or Watt Have Better Summer?In case you haven't noticed, two of the most dominant NFL players at their resp
Did Gronk or Watt Have Better Summer?
Bleacher Report / Posted 7 days ago
In case you haven't noticed, two of the most dominant NFL players at their respective positions are having one hell of a summer, engaging with fans during events and proving that they are two of the hippest dudes on the block. What Houston Texans'... Read more
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Providence Business News
How homebuyers win bidding wars without having the most cashFlattery is a tried-and-true negotiating strategy, but homebuyers in hot market
How homebuyers win bidding wars without having the most cash
Providence Business News / Posted 7 days ago
Flattery is a tried-and-true negotiating strategy, but homebuyers in hot markets are making a bizarre art form out of kissing up. In Austin, where homes are selling at record rates, it’s common for homebuyers to include a personal appeal along with... Read more
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Washington Post
New Redfin feature aimed at helping home buyers get a competitive edgeToday’s consumers are accustomed to touching a tab on an online site or app and
New Redfin feature aimed at helping home buyers get a competitive edge
Washington Post / Posted 8 days ago
Today’s consumers are accustomed to touching a tab on an online site or app and instantly confirming a dinner reservation, a ride to the airport or an appointment with a plumber. Now real estate brokerage Redfin has added a “Book It Now” feature to... Read more
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Orange County Register
New home index seeks to predict market's futureAt least two dozen barometers already track the gyrations of home prices and sa
New home index seeks to predict market's future
Orange County Register / Posted 8 days ago
At least two dozen barometers already track the gyrations of home prices and sales, from the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Index to the National Association of Realtors monthly housing report. CoreLogic, Realtor.com, Homes.com, Zillow, RealtyTrak,... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Can housing industry's comeback endure? The outlook dimsThe U.S. housing market has sizzled this summer, lifting expectations that home
Can housing industry's comeback endure? The outlook dims
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
The U.S. housing market has sizzled this summer, lifting expectations that home sales will finally help drive an economic expansion now in its seventh year. Or will it? Signs are emerging that housing's momentum may be destined to falter in coming... Read more
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The Columbian
Harney: How to control how fast a home sellsHow fast should your house sell once you put it on the market? Within a week? A
Harney: How to control how fast a home sells
The Columbian / Posted 8 days ago
How fast should your house sell once you put it on the market? Within a week? A few weeks? A couple of months? Longer? New research suggests that not only are typical selling times declining in the current bull market for housing, but they may have... Read more
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Washington Post
Using data to supercharge your real estate experienceMarshall Park is a real estate broker at Redfin in Virginia who writes an occas
Using data to supercharge your real estate experience
Washington Post / Posted 8 days ago
Marshall Park is a real estate broker at Redfin in Virginia who writes an occasional column on the local real estate market. Thanks to the Internet and technology, consumers have real-time access to real estate data. Information that was once under... Read more
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Salon.com
Amazon ruined our “gayborhood”: Tech-bros are swallowing up Seattle’s Capitol Hill — are LGBT districts across the country endangered?“They’ve taken an area that was formerly a home for gay people, for queer peopl
Amazon ruined our “gayborhood”: Tech-bros are swallowing up Seattle’s Capitol Hill — are LGBT districts across the country endangered?
Salon.com / Posted 9 days ago
“They’ve taken an area that was formerly a home for gay people, for queer people, for artists,” says John Criscitello while showing me around Seattle’s Capitol Hill neighborhood, “and they’ve turned it into a destination drinking spot.” Criscitello,... Read more
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The Memphis Daily News
Can US Housing Industry's Comeback Endure? The Outlook DimsWASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. housing market has sizzled this summer, lifting expe
Can US Housing Industry's Comeback Endure? The Outlook Dims
The Memphis Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. housing market has sizzled this summer, lifting expectations that home sales will finally help drive an economic expansion now in its seventh year. Or will it? Signs are emerging that housing's momentum may be destined to... Read more
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Boston Herald
Speed of home sales varies in cities across countryWASHINGTON — How fast should your house sell once you put it on the market? Wit
Speed of home sales varies in cities across country
Boston Herald / Posted 10 days ago
WASHINGTON — How fast should your house sell once you put it on the market? Within a week? A few weeks? A couple of months? Longer? New research suggests that not only are typical selling times declining in the current bull market for housing, but... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Can US housing industry's comeback endure? The outlook dimsWASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. housing market has sizzled this summer, lifting expe
Can US housing industry's comeback endure? The outlook dims
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 10 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. housing market has sizzled this summer, lifting expectations that home sales will finally help drive an economic expansion now in its seventh year. Or will it? Signs are emerging that housing's momentum may be destined to... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Can US housing industry's comeback endure? The outlook dimsWASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. housing market has sizzled this summer, lifting expe
Can US housing industry's comeback endure? The outlook dims
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 10 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. housing market has sizzled this summer, lifting expectations that home sales will finally help drive an economic expansion now in its seventh year. Or will it? Signs are emerging that housing's momentum may be destined to... Read more
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The Columbian
Outlook dims for housing market rallyWASHINGTON — The U.S. housing market has sizzled this summer, lifting expectati
Outlook dims for housing market rally
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
WASHINGTON — The U.S. housing market has sizzled this summer, lifting expectations that home sales will finally help drive an economic expansion now in its seventh year. Or will it? Signs are emerging that housing’s momentum may be destined to... Read more
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TribLIVE
Analysts fear momentum in housing market won’t lastWASHINGTON — The housing market has sizzled this summer, lifting hopes that hom
Analysts fear momentum in housing market won’t last
TribLIVE / Posted 11 days ago
WASHINGTON — The housing market has sizzled this summer, lifting hopes that home sales will finally help drive an economic expansion that is in its seventh year. Signs are emerging that housing's momentum may be destined to falter in months ahead.... Read more
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KTVL Medford
Can US housing industry's comeback endure? The outlook dimsJOSH BOAK, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. housing market has s
Can US housing industry's comeback endure? The outlook dims
KTVL Medford / Posted 11 days ago
JOSH BOAK, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. housing market has sizzled this summer, lifting expectations that home sales will finally help drive an economic expansion now in its seventh year. Or will it? Signs are emerging that... Read more
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The Signal
Can US housing industry's comeback endure? The outlook dimsWASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. housing market has sizzled this summer, lifting expe
Can US housing industry's comeback endure? The outlook dims
The Signal / Posted 11 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. housing market has sizzled this summer, lifting expectations that home sales will finally help drive an economic expansion now in its seventh year. Or will it? Signs are emerging that housing's momentum may be destined to... Read more
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Carlsbad Current-Argus
Can US housing industry's comeback endure? The outlook dimsWASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. housing market has sizzled this summer, lifting expe
Can US housing industry's comeback endure? The outlook dims
Carlsbad Current-Argus / Posted 11 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. housing market has sizzled this summer, lifting expectations that home sales will finally help drive an economic expansion now in its seventh year. Or will it? Signs are emerging that housing's momentum may be destined to... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Can US housing industry's comeback endure? The outlook dimsThe U.S. housing market has sizzled this summer, lifting expectations that home
Can US housing industry's comeback endure? The outlook dims
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 11 days ago
The U.S. housing market has sizzled this summer, lifting expectations that home sales will finally help drive an economic expansion now in its seventh year. Or will it? Signs are emerging that housing's momentum may be destined to falter in coming... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Can US housing industry's comeback endure? The outlook dimsCreated: 07/24/2015 12:21 PM By: By JOSH BOAK WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. hous
Can US housing industry's comeback endure? The outlook dims
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 11 days ago
Created: 07/24/2015 12:21 PM By: By JOSH BOAK WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. housing market has sizzled this summer, lifting expectations that home sales will finally help drive an economic expansion now in its seventh year. Or will it? Signs are... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
Can US housing industry's comeback endure? The outlook dimsWASHINGTON (AP) � The U.S. housing market has sizzled this summer, lifting expe
Can US housing industry's comeback endure? The outlook dims
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) � The U.S. housing market has sizzled this summer, lifting expectations that home sales will finally help drive an economic expansion now in its seventh year. Or will it? Signs are emerging that housing's momentum may be destined to... Read more
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Salon.com
Can US housing industry’s comeback endure? The outlook dimsWASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. housing market has sizzled this summer, lifting expe
Can US housing industry’s comeback endure? The outlook dims
Salon.com / Posted 11 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. housing market has sizzled this summer, lifting expectations that home sales will finally help drive an economic expansion now in its seventh year. Or will it? Signs are emerging that housing’s momentum may be destined to... Read more
82 related stories
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
Can US housing industry's comeback endure? The outlook dims WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. housing market has sizzled this summer, lifting ex
Can US housing industry's comeback endure? The outlook dims
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 11 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. housing market has sizzled this summer, lifting expectations that home sales will finally help drive an economic expansion now in its seventh year. Or will... Read more
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Park Record
Can US housing industry's comeback endure? The outlook dimsWASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. housing market has sizzled this summer, lifting expe
Can US housing industry's comeback endure? The outlook dims
Park Record / Posted 11 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. housing market has sizzled this summer, lifting expectations that home sales will finally help drive an economic expansion now in its seventh year. Or will it? Signs are emerging that housing's momentum may be destined to... Read more
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The Border Mail
Target trout for a fantastic trophyTHE 6lb and over Trout Trophy competition is for all photos sent in this year f
Target trout for a fantastic trophy
The Border Mail / Posted 12 days ago
THE 6lb and over Trout Trophy competition is for all photos sent in this year from Lake Hume and will run until the end of October – so get your photos in to thehook@southernphone.com.au. Dam levels are Hume 35% and Dartmouth 72% – they are now on... Read more
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The Columbian
New housing index shows sales slowdown in U.S.SEATTLE — A new national housing index that aims to predict the direction of pr
New housing index shows sales slowdown in U.S.
The Columbian / Posted 12 days ago
SEATTLE — A new national housing index that aims to predict the direction of prices and sales activity suggests the hot market could cool off more sharply than expected. Seattle-based brokerage Redfin says its demand index, which was to be released... Read more
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Silicon Valley
New housing index signals unexpected U.S. sales slowdownSEATTLE -- A new national housing index that aims to predict the direction of p
New housing index signals unexpected U.S. sales slowdown
Silicon Valley / Posted 12 days ago
SEATTLE -- A new national housing index that aims to predict the direction of prices and sales activity suggests the hot market could cool off more sharply than expected. Seattle-based brokerage Redfin says its demand index, which was released... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
New housing index signals unexpected U.S. sales slowdownSEATTLE -- A new national housing index that aims to predict the direction of p
New housing index signals unexpected U.S. sales slowdown
The Fremont Argus / Posted 12 days ago
SEATTLE -- A new national housing index that aims to predict the direction of prices and sales activity suggests the hot market could cool off more sharply than expected. Seattle-based brokerage Redfin says its demand index, which was released... Read more
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Business Wire
Redfin Debuts New Housing Market Index Capturing U.S. Homebuyer Demand; Forecasts Future Home-Price and Sales TrendsSEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Redfin, the next-generation real estate brokerage, to
Redfin Debuts New Housing Market Index Capturing U.S. Homebuyer Demand; Forecasts Future Home-Price and Sales Trends
Business Wire / Posted 12 days ago
SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Redfin, the next-generation real estate brokerage, today announced that U.S. homebuyer demand, an early indicator of housing-market performance, was up 13 percent year over year in June. This is according to the Redfin... Read more
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Canberra Times
Broken tips costs carp angler the fish of a lifetimeA carp angler fishing from the Police Wharf in Lake Ginninderra this week thoug
Broken tips costs carp angler the fish of a lifetime
Canberra Times / Posted 12 days ago
A carp angler fishing from the Police Wharf in Lake Ginninderra this week thought he was going to land the fish of a lifetime when he tangled with one of the giant fish that live in the area. He had been trying for many weeks to hook one of the... Read more
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The Auto Channel
Vroom Raises $54 Million Series B Round to Overhaul the Car Buying ExperienceVroom Raises $54 Million Series B Round to Overhaul the Car Buying Experience
Vroom Raises $54 Million Series B Round to Overhaul the Car Buying Experience
The Auto Channel / Posted 15 days ago
Vroom Raises $54 Million Series B Round to Overhaul the Car Buying Experience Funding to Accelerate Growth and Expedite Delivery of Cars for Nation’s Largest Online Automotive Startup MORE INFO NEW YORK -- July 20, 2015: Vroom, the largest online... Read more
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Bankrate.com
Housing starts and sales on the riseNew residential construction picked up its pace last month, another indication
Housing starts and sales on the rise
Bankrate.com / Posted 18 days ago
New residential construction picked up its pace last month, another indication that the U.S. housing market is strengthening. Housing starts increased 9.8 percent from May to June, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. The seasonally adjusted annual... Read more
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Canberra Times
Natural and artificial bait fool big trout in mountain lakesAnglers who ignored the misleading weather forecasts last week about gale-force
Natural and artificial bait fool big trout in mountain lakes
Canberra Times / Posted 19 days ago
Anglers who ignored the misleading weather forecasts last week about gale-force winds, unbelievable low temperatures and the end of civilisation as we know it and fished the big mountain lakes were instead well rewarded. But only if they had the... Read more
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Business Wire
June Housing Market Sets All-Time Records for High Speed and Low Supply, Redfin ReportsSEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--U.S. home sales increased 11.4 percent in June compar
June Housing Market Sets All-Time Records for High Speed and Low Supply, Redfin Reports
Business Wire / Posted 19 days ago
SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--U.S. home sales increased 11.4 percent in June compared to the same time last year, leaving buyers with the lowest supply of homes for sale on record, according to Redfin (www.redfin.com), the next-generation real estate... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Elevated mercury levels in Loddon River fishThe Department of Health and Human Services is advising people to limit their c
Elevated mercury levels in Loddon River fish
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 20 days ago
The Department of Health and Human Services is advising people to limit their consumption of fish caught in the Loddon River between Bridgewater and Laanecoorie, after tests on redfin and carp found elevated levels of mercury. Professor Michael... Read more
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Everett Herald
Seattle sees growing home-sales frenzy “We’re probably going to have an inventory shortage for two to three years.”
Seattle sees growing home-sales frenzy
Everett Herald / Posted 25 days ago
“We’re probably going to have an inventory shortage for two to three years.” Published: Saturday, July 11, 2015, 12:01 a.m. SEATTLE — Retired baseball pitcher Jamie Moyer sold his seven-bedroom Tudor mansion... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Photos: Former Oakland Raiders running back Darren McFadden selling Oakland hills home Click here if viewing from a mobile device. Former Raiders star running back
Photos: Former Oakland Raiders running back Darren McFadden selling Oakland hills home
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 26 days ago
Click here if viewing from a mobile device. Former Raiders star running back Darren McFadden is selling his Oakland hills home for $2.3 million, reports... Read more
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The Daily Review
Photos: Former Oakland Raiders running back Darren McFadden selling Oakland hills home Click here if viewing from a mobile device. Former Raiders star running back
Photos: Former Oakland Raiders running back Darren McFadden selling Oakland hills home
The Daily Review / Posted 26 days ago
Click here if viewing from a mobile device. Former Raiders star running back Darren McFadden is selling his Oakland hills home for $2.3 million, reports... Read more
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Canberra Times
Lake Burley Griffin providing fun for school holiday fishersGolden perch and redfin in the local lakes are providing a lot of fun for junio
Lake Burley Griffin providing fun for school holiday fishers
Canberra Times / Posted 26 days ago
Golden perch and redfin in the local lakes are providing a lot of fun for junior as well as senior anglers during the current school holidays. Golden perch have been the most active, especially in Lake Burley Griffin, taking scrub worms and yabbies.... Read more
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Washington Post
A D.C. resident hopes these yard signs can save his neighborhood from gentrifiersMilfred Ellis, a longtime resident of Brightwood, is protesting gentrification
A D.C. resident hopes these yard signs can save his neighborhood from gentrifiers
Washington Post / Posted 27 days ago
Milfred Ellis, a longtime resident of Brightwood, is protesting gentrification in the D.C. neighborhood. (Emily Rhyne/The Washington Post) Milfred Ellis wants the leafy D.C. neighborhood he’s lived in for the past half-century to remain a place... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Regional Australia's week in picturesTILBA River Cottage Australia host Paul West wraps up Series 3 Photo Stan Gorto
Regional Australia's week in pictures
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 27 days ago
TILBA River Cottage Australia host Paul West wraps up Series 3 Photo Stan Gorton WAUCHOPE Performance by Wauchope and Port Macquarie Performing Arts dancers at the Bago Vineyard Long Lunch, a fundraiser for the Hastings Celebrity Dance for Cancer.... Read more
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Investopedia
Rent: The Hidden Cost of Owning a PetMost pet owners are aware of the necessary costs of ownership, including food,
Rent: The Hidden Cost of Owning a Pet
Investopedia / Posted 27 days ago
Most pet owners are aware of the necessary costs of ownership, including food, healthcare and grooming. When they travel, owners pay for boarding or pet sitters – unless they opt to bring their four-legged friend with them. Some even elect to spend... Read more
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Business Wire
Redfin Introduces On-Demand Home Touring with ‘Book It Now’“Our goal is to turn every listing into an open house that you can see on your
Redfin Introduces On-Demand Home Touring with ‘Book It Now’
Business Wire / Posted 28 days ago
“Our goal is to turn every listing into an open house that you can see on your own schedule, without having to explain to anyone how much money you have or why you want to move,” said Redfin CEO Glenn Kelman. Each website page showing a home for... Read more
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