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Stamford Advocate
Even the hottest region for housing in America can't escape the new crisis (ITB, XHB)strength is the importance of immigrant workers, according to Nela Richardson,
Even the hottest region for housing in America can't escape the new crisis (ITB, XHB)
Stamford Advocate / Posted 22 hours ago
strength is the importance of immigrant workers, according to Nela Richardson, chief economist at the real-estate brokerage Redfin. While construction jobs have struggled to recover nationwide since the Great Recession, the South, especially Texas... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Even the hottest region for housing in America can't escape the new crisis (ITB, XHB)strength is the importance of immigrant workers, according to Nela Richardson,
Even the hottest region for housing in America can't escape the new crisis (ITB, XHB)
Connecticut Post / Posted 22 hours ago
strength is the importance of immigrant workers, according to Nela Richardson, chief economist at the real-estate brokerage Redfin. While construction jobs have struggled to recover nationwide since the Great Recession, the South, especially Texas... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Even the hottest region for housing in America can't escape the new crisis (ITB, XHB)strength is the importance of immigrant workers, according to Nela Richardson,
Even the hottest region for housing in America can't escape the new crisis (ITB, XHB)
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 23 hours ago
strength is the importance of immigrant workers, according to Nela Richardson, chief economist at the real-estate brokerage Redfin. While construction jobs have struggled to recover nationwide since the Great Recession, the South, especially Texas... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Joe’s Jeans founder sells his Hal Levitt-designed home for $6.1 millionserved as president and head designer of Joe’s Jeans since creating the brand.
Joe’s Jeans founder sells his Hal Levitt-designed home for $6.1 million
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
served as president and head designer of Joe’s Jeans since creating the brand. Branden and Rayni Williams of Hilton & Hyland, an affiliate of Christie’s International Real Estate, were the listing agents. Alec Traub of Redfin represented the b... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
What $450,000 buys you in West Seattlethe Puget Sound and the Olympic Mountains -- sold for a median price of $590,00
What $450,000 buys you in West Seattle
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
the Puget Sound and the Olympic Mountains -- sold for a median price of $590,000 in the past month, according to data from Redfin. The home is listed for $449,000. The other two homes are farther south. They both offer three bedrooms and large,... Read more
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The Border Mail
Fish bait gets a nibbleangling species in the region include brown and rainbow trout, Murray cod, gold
Fish bait gets a nibble
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
angling species in the region include brown and rainbow trout, Murray cod, golden perch, Murray spiny crayfish and redfin. Plans are also under way to build two fishways on the Ovens River at Bright and Porepunkah in an effort to help... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Former Sacramento Kings coach George Karl sells home in Arden Parkfill the remaining quarter acre. Kim Pacini-Hauch of RE/MAX Gold Sierra Oaks w
Former Sacramento Kings coach George Karl sells home in Arden Park
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
fill the remaining quarter acre. Kim Pacini-Hauch of RE/MAX Gold Sierra Oaks was the listing agent. Lindsay Martin of Redfin represented the buyer. Karl, 65, is the fifth most-winning coach in NBA history, having passed former Lakers coach... Read more
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Market Watch
Here’s what you’ll pay to put your parents in assisted livingmedian monthly price hike between 2014 and 2015 was much higher (7%) in the ove
Here’s what you’ll pay to put your parents in assisted living
Market Watch / Posted 2 days ago
median monthly price hike between 2014 and 2015 was much higher (7%) in the overall housing market, according to Redfin, although senior communities are, on average, far more expensive. That could bode well for older adults who sell their... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Live the loft lifestyle in Fremonthelp to soften the industrial elements. But like all luxuries and trends, this
Live the loft lifestyle in Fremont
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
help to soften the industrial elements. But like all luxuries and trends, this beauty doesn't come cheap. The 1,929-square-foot home is listed for $1.05 million, and Redfin predicts there's an 80 percent chance it will sell within the next 11... Read more
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Boston Globe
Tips for surviving in today’s bidding warsto make you cry — and you’re not alone. More than two-thirds of Boston-area hom
Tips for surviving in today’s bidding wars
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
to make you cry — and you’re not alone. More than two-thirds of Boston-area homes sold through the real estate brokerage Redfin in the second quarter of this year received multiple offers, leaving behind a trail of disheartened buyers. “It’s... Read more
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Business Insider
Even the best region for housing in America can't escape the new crisisstrength is the importance of immigrant workers, according to Nela Richardson,
Even the best region for housing in America can't escape the new crisis
Business Insider / Posted 3 days ago
strength is the importance of immigrant workers, according to Nela Richardson, chief economist at the real-estate company Redfin. While construction jobs have struggled to recover nationwide since the Great Recession, the South, especially Texas... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
In L.A., a walkable neighborhood comes at a pricelittle extra walkability than they would for the same home in a less pedestrian
In L.A., a walkable neighborhood comes at a price
Los Angeles Times / Posted 4 days ago
little extra walkability than they would for the same home in a less pedestrian-friendly neighborhood, real estate website Redfin said in a study published this month. When evaluating homes, the real estate brokerage issues so-called Walk Scores... Read more
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Zero Hedge
New Home Sales Soar Most Since 2007 Driven By Southern Sales Surgerest of the market follows very reliably and obediently. My view is supported b
New Home Sales Soar Most Since 2007 Driven By Southern Sales Surge
Zero Hedge / Posted 5 days ago
rest of the market follows very reliably and obediently. My view is supported by the homes sales data for July reported by Redfin.com last week. According to Redfin, home sales (closings) fell 11% in July: LINK. Redfin of course concocts a... Read more
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Western Advocate
Worms turned the blitzand there were quite a few on the other side of the river who didn’t. Mr Allma
Worms turned the blitz
Western Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
and there were quite a few on the other side of the river who didn’t. Mr Allman said what surprised him was the fact no redfin were caught this time around, adding that they are just as much a nuisance as the carp. A large number of children... Read more
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ajc.com
Atlanta housing market stuck in middle gearpoint, such increases make affordability an issue “because wages are not growin
Atlanta housing market stuck in middle gear
ajc.com / Posted 9 days ago
point, such increases make affordability an issue “because wages are not growing,” said Nela Richardson, chief economist at Redfin, a Seattle-based residential real estate company. “There are some people – and I am surely not one of those – who... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Homes listed for sale without owner's knowledge or consentseveral recent complaints. Homeowners report properties listed as "For Sale by
Homes listed for sale without owner's knowledge or consent
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 11 days ago
several recent complaints. Homeowners report properties listed as "For Sale by Owner" on websites including Zillow, Redfin and Trulia. The Da's office suspects scammers are posting the fraudulent listings in an attempt to sell homes to... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Development is making Tampa and St. Pete downtowns more pedestrian friendly, report saysurban areas for “walkable new construction.’’ And Tampa isn’t far behind, acco
Development is making Tampa and St. Pete downtowns more pedestrian friendly, report says
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
urban areas for “walkable new construction.’’ And Tampa isn’t far behind, according to the national real estate brokerage Redfin. While many parts of the Tampa Bay area remain inconducive to a pleasant stroll — think St. Petersburg’s Tyrone area... Read more
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The Young Witness
Southern Inlands this week - February 12, 2016Le Lievre. QUEANBEYAN: Murray cod were released into Queanbeyan River as part
Southern Inlands this week - February 12, 2016
The Young Witness / Posted 14 days ago
Le Lievre. QUEANBEYAN: Murray cod were released into Queanbeyan River as part of a fight against feral pests, including redfin. Photo: Rohan Thomson. YOUNG: The 400-strong crowd at last Friday morning’s Harden merger inquiry entered the Harden... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Boomers’ new retirement plan is millennials paying renta fixed-up home when the market presents the opportunity to take a profit. The
Boomers’ new retirement plan is millennials paying rent
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 15 days ago
a fixed-up home when the market presents the opportunity to take a profit. The Pollingers are joining the ranks of what Redfin Chief Executive Glenn Kelman calls Landlord Nation, a group of mom-and-pop investors who have seized on low mortgage... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Development boosts Tampa, St. Pete downtowns among pedestrians, report saysurban areas for “walkable new construction.’’ And Tampa isn’t far behind, acco
Development boosts Tampa, St. Pete downtowns among pedestrians, report says
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
urban areas for “walkable new construction.’’ And Tampa isn’t far behind, according to the national real estate brokerage Redfin. While many parts of the Tampa Bay area remain unconducive to a pleasant stroll — think St. Petersburg’s Tyrone area... Read more
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Market Watch
How ‘walk-score’ boosts your home’s valueFor Tom Hendershot, a Redfin agent in the Bay Area, the homes in the Oakland hi
How ‘walk-score’ boosts your home’s value
Market Watch / Posted 17 days ago
For Tom Hendershot, a Redfin agent in the Bay Area, the homes in the Oakland hills just a decade ago commanded the biggest premiums, given their spectacular views of the Bay and San Francisco. Not anymore. Neighborhoods in the East Bay, such as... Read more
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TribLIVE
Homeowners hold upper hand with real estate agentsfrom their agent, with average savings of 41 percent off the standard commissio
Homeowners hold upper hand with real estate agents
TribLIVE / Posted 17 days ago
from their agent, with average savings of 41 percent off the standard commission, according to real estate brokerage Redfin. These aren't trivial amounts: If you sell a $400,000 house and manage to cut your agent's commission to 5 percent,... Read more
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The Columbian
Home owners have real estate agents over a barrelfrom their agent, with average savings of 41 percent off the standard commissio
Home owners have real estate agents over a barrel
The Columbian / Posted 17 days ago
from their agent, with average savings of 41 percent off the standard commission, according to real estate brokerage Redfin. These aren’t trivial amounts: If you’re selling a $400,000 house and manage to cut your agent’s commission to 5... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Market has real estate agents at a disadvantagefrom their agent, with average savings of 41 percent off the standard commissio
Market has real estate agents at a disadvantage
Finance and Commerce / Posted 17 days ago
from their agent, with average savings of 41 percent off the standard commission, according to real estate brokerage Redfin. These aren’t trivial amounts: If you’re selling a $400,000 house and manage to cut your agent’s commission to 5... Read more
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Boston Globe
On Melrose side street, Colonial with a twist is Globe's Home of the Weekowners share a driveway and garage with their neighbor; each home gets a lane a
On Melrose side street, Colonial with a twist is Globe's Home of the Week
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
owners share a driveway and garage with their neighbor; each home gets a lane and a bay. Nancy McLaughlin of Redfin Corp. in Charlestown is the listing broker. As of press time, an offer had been accepted on this... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Riverbank receives hundreds of new treesstocking is the first of a two year trial stocking the fish into the lake,” Dow
Riverbank receives hundreds of new trees
Daily Liberal / Posted 19 days ago
stocking is the first of a two year trial stocking the fish into the lake,” Dowling said. Lake Purrumbete is a popular redfin fishery and is already stocked with Chinook salmon, brown trout and rainbow trout. Dubbo Catches invites readers to... Read more
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Orange County Register
Tour a Queen Anne-style house in Costa Mesa that just sold for $1.35 millionoff the market for more than a decade. It was listed for sale at $1.599 million
Tour a Queen Anne-style house in Costa Mesa that just sold for $1.35 million
Orange County Register / Posted 20 days ago
off the market for more than a decade. It was listed for sale at $1.599 million last year, according to real estate website Redfin. The most recent asking price was $1.499 million. Built in 1983, the residence at 1919 Santa Ana Ave. includes some... Read more
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TribLIVE
Boomers’ new plan? Millennials paying renta fixed-up home when the market presents the opportunity to take a profit. The
Boomers’ new plan? Millennials paying rent
TribLIVE / Posted 21 days ago
a fixed-up home when the market presents the opportunity to take a profit. The Pollingers are joining the ranks of what Redfin Chief Executive Glenn Kelman calls Landlord Nation, a group of mom-and-pop investors who have seized on low mortgage... Read more
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Asian journal
Senior loses job and converts chapter 13 to chapter 7Angeles and Orange County, have been appreciating significantly. We checked Zil
Senior loses job and converts chapter 13 to chapter 7
Asian journal / Posted 22 days ago
Angeles and Orange County, have been appreciating significantly. We checked Zillow, which estimated the value at $400K, and REDFIN estimated it at $440K. Whereas her house only had $30K of equity when she filed for Chapter 13 in 2013, now she has... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
New boomer retirement plan: Being landlordsa fixed-up home when the market presents the opportunity to take a profit. The
New boomer retirement plan: Being landlords
Finance and Commerce / Posted 22 days ago
a fixed-up home when the market presents the opportunity to take a profit. The Pollingers are joining the ranks of what Redfin CEO Glenn Kelman calls Landlord Nation, a group of mom-and-pop investors who have seized on low mortgage rates and... Read more
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CNBC
The big jobs number is a win for luxury housingfall. Luxury prices in Washington, D.C., have been softening, and were down 4 p
The big jobs number is a win for luxury housing
CNBC / Posted 23 days ago
fall. Luxury prices in Washington, D.C., have been softening, and were down 4 percent in the second quarter, according to Redfin. Politics overseas, however, may be adding to prices in markets favored by foreign investors. Miami Beach, Florida,... Read more
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Newsmax
Landlord Nation: Boomers' New Retirement Plan Is Millennials Paying Renta fixed-up home when the market presents the opportunity to take a profit. The
Landlord Nation: Boomers' New Retirement Plan Is Millennials Paying Rent
Newsmax / Posted 23 days ago
a fixed-up home when the market presents the opportunity to take a profit. The Pollingers are joining the ranks of what Redfin Chief Executive Glenn Kelman calls Landlord Nation, a group of mom-and-pop investors who have seized on low mortgage... Read more
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The Seattle Times
As home prices surge, new Seattle condos flip for big profit before they even openhow the Insignia condos grew so much in price from the start of construction to
As home prices surge, new Seattle condos flip for big profit before they even open
The Seattle Times / Posted 23 days ago
how the Insignia condos grew so much in price from the start of construction to the time of opening. Bree Al-Rashid, a Redfin agent who sold one of the condos that sold again before the original buyer ever lived in it, says the trend of... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
PHOTOS: Ryan Lewis' $9.45M mansion for salefor sale Tuesday at a cool $9.45 million. He purchased the home in 2014 for $3.
PHOTOS: Ryan Lewis' $9.45M mansion for sale
KING5 Seattle / Posted 24 days ago
for sale Tuesday at a cool $9.45 million. He purchased the home in 2014 for $3.3 million, according to Seattle-based Redfin.com Lewis found fame with the hit song "Thrift Shop," released with rapper Macklemore. Those Goodwill days seem a... Read more
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Business Wire
Redfin Quantifies the Value of Walkability When Buying or Selling a HomeCounty, California, one Walk Score point adds just $114, or 0.02 percent, to a
Redfin Quantifies the Value of Walkability When Buying or Selling a Home
Business Wire / Posted 25 days ago
County, California, one Walk Score point adds just $114, or 0.02 percent, to a home’s value. In the luxury market, which Redfin defines as homes priced in the top 5 percent, walkability tends to be worth less. One Walk Score point can increase... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Redfin offers home shoppers 4 reasons to buy new constructionsShoppers in the market for a house might want to consider a new construction, a
Redfin offers home shoppers 4 reasons to buy new constructions
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 25 days ago
Shoppers in the market for a house might want to consider a new construction, according to Redfin Corp. The Seattle-based real estate brokerage released a look at why opting to go the new-build route could be ideal for some buyers. >>See the... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Governor Brown's Oakland home sells for $220,000 off of asking priceproperty on the market in April of this year at $2,595,000. The house sold for
Governor Brown's Oakland home sells for $220,000 off of asking price
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 25 days ago
property on the market in April of this year at $2,595,000. The house sold for $2,375,000 over the weekend, according to Redfin. The couple held on to the home as a second residence even after Brown left for Sacramento to serve first as attorney... Read more
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The Mercury News
Startup among latest efforts to help teachers afford Bay Area housingbeen "defeating." The 27-year-old has toured more than 30 houses in the last ei
Startup among latest efforts to help teachers afford Bay Area housing
The Mercury News / Posted 25 days ago
been "defeating." The 27-year-old has toured more than 30 houses in the last eight weeks and scours the real estate website Redfin several times a day. But her husband also works in education, and their salaries put most homes out of range as Bay... Read more
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Market Watch
Need to buy a house fast after selling yours? Don’t panic, here’s what to doscare away potential buyers — regardless of the market in which the home is loc
Need to buy a house fast after selling yours? Don’t panic, here’s what to do
Market Watch / Posted 26 days ago
scare away potential buyers — regardless of the market in which the home is located. Lynn Ikle, a real-estate agent with Redfin in Baltimore, advises against it — and would recommend her buyers not agree to a seller’s contingency as well. “You... Read more
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The Seattle Times
How Seattle’s priciest home for sale got a $0 property tax billthe property — at $2.6 million, it’s less than what the Capobiancos paid for it
How Seattle’s priciest home for sale got a $0 property tax bill
The Seattle Times / Posted 26 days ago
the property — at $2.6 million, it’s less than what the Capobiancos paid for it a decade ago, before the huge renovation. Redfin, for one, estimates the home is worth $14.1 million. The assessed value is important: At a $15 million valuation,... Read more
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Fortune
How Trump’s Divisive Campaign Is Hurting His Hotel BusinessDonald Trump scoring high disapproval ratings, is his business brand losing som
How Trump’s Divisive Campaign Is Hurting His Hotel Business
Fortune / Posted 26 days ago
Donald Trump scoring high disapproval ratings, is his business brand losing some of its luster? A recent study by Redfin, the real estate brokerage firm, found that condominiums bearing the Trump name no longer get a market boost, reports... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Startup among latest efforts to help teachers afford Bay Area housinghas been "defeating." The 27-year-old has toured over 30 houses in the last eig
Startup among latest efforts to help teachers afford Bay Area housing
Silicon Valley / Posted 28 days ago
has been "defeating." The 27-year-old has toured over 30 houses in the last eight weeks and scours the real estate website Redfin several times a day. But her husband also works in education, and their salaries put most homes out of range as Bay... Read more
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TribLIVE
Zero down on $2M house no problem in Silicon Valleycreated thousands of millionaires and dozens of billionaires, says Glenn Kelman
Zero down on $2M house no problem in Silicon Valley
TribLIVE / Posted 28 days ago
created thousands of millionaires and dozens of billionaires, says Glenn Kelman, chief executive officer of the brokerage Redfin. The downside is that the most expensive U.S. housing region is becoming “a no-fly zone for anyone outside... Read more
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The Mercury News
Startup among latest efforts to help teachers afford Bay Area housinghas been "defeating." The 27-year-old has toured over 30 houses in the last eig
Startup among latest efforts to help teachers afford Bay Area housing
The Mercury News / Posted 28 days ago
has been "defeating." The 27-year-old has toured over 30 houses in the last eight weeks and scours the real estate website Redfin several times a day. But her husband also works in education, and their salaries put most homes out of range as Bay... Read more
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Fortune
Debunking the Gentrification Mythto high-income residents’ displacing large numbers of lower-income ones, is act
Debunking the Gentrification Myth
Fortune / Posted 30 days ago
to high-income residents’ displacing large numbers of lower-income ones, is actually fairly rare in most of the U.S., says Redfin economist Nela Richardson, and ­“mostly concentrated in a handful of cities along the East and West Coast.” Many... Read more
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Bankrate.com
10 Best US Cities For Beer Loversnext hometown Beer buffs won't have to go far or pay a fortune to enjoy a brew
10 Best US Cities For Beer Lovers
Bankrate.com / Posted 30 days ago
next hometown Beer buffs won't have to go far or pay a fortune to enjoy a brewski in these 10 cities. Real estate website Redfin and the Beer Institute have crafted a list of the best cities for beer drinkers based on several factors, including... Read more

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