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Cheaper to Own, But Most People Still Rent

Cheaper to Own, But Most People Still Rent


Owning a home is getting cheaper, but people are still choosing to rent. #77805435…

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The Great Divide in Homebuilding

The Great Divide in Homebuilding


Some measures of the U.S. home construction market suggest things have radically improved, but…

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Chicagoland Foreclosure Inventory Down Double-Digits

Chicagoland Foreclosure Inventory Down Double-Digits


New data from CoreLogic drives home just how much progress our housing markets have…

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6 Things to Know About the Fed Ending ‘Quantitative Easing’ and How it Pertains to Housing

6 Things to Know About the Fed Ending ‘Quantitative Easing’ and How it Pertains to Housing


The Fed announced earlier today that it was ending its third round of Quantitative…

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4 Graphs to Illustrate Student Debt’s Impact on Homeownership

4 Graphs to Illustrate Student Debt’s Impact on Homeownership


Federal Reserve researchers attempt to explain the relationship, if any, between the growing burden…

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Pending Home Sales Rise, but What of the Future?

Pending Home Sales Rise, but What of the Future?


Pending home sales reached a milestone of sorts in September, but what does it…

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Top Agent Network Files Trade Secrets Suit Against Zillow

Top Agent Network Files Trade Secrets Suit Against Zillow


California-based Top Agent Network files suit against Zillow claiming trade secrets theft. #200298275-009 /…

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Fannie Mae’s Economic and Strategic Research Group Releases October 2014 Economic Outlook

Fannie Mae’s Economic and Strategic Research Group Releases October 2014 Economic Outlook


According to Fannie Mae’s (FNMA/OTC) Economic & Strategic Research (ESR) GroupReal, economic growth in…

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Chicagoland Home Prices Remain Positive in Latest Case-Shiller

Chicagoland Home Prices Remain Positive in Latest Case-Shiller


It was another positive month for home prices in the latest Case-Shiller #175704425 /…

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A Simple Guide to Lending Standards – and How They Haven’t Improved

A Simple Guide to Lending Standards – and How They Haven’t Improved


We hear about lending standards all the time, and new data from CoreLogic suggests…

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