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Apartment construction is at a 20-year high, report finds

Apartment construction is at a 20-year high, report finds


Demand for apartments is growing in most cities across the country, so it is…

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National median home value passes $200,000 for the first time, study says

National median home value passes $200,000 for the first time, study says


The typical U.S. home is now worth more than $200,000 for the first time…

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Americans prefer real estate for long-term investing

Americans prefer real estate for long-term investing


Real estate is the preferred form of long-term investment, according to a new Bankrate…

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Online searches for first-time buyer mortgages are at an all-time high

Online searches for first-time buyer mortgages are at an all-time high


The process of buying a home can be extremely daunting, especially if it’s your…

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Foreign investment in U.S. homes jumps 49 percent

Foreign investment in U.S. homes jumps 49 percent


The growth in sales dollar volume from Canadian buyers helped fuel foreign investments in…

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Redfin sets pricing for planned IPO

Redfin sets pricing for planned IPO


The online real estate brokerage Redfin announced the terms for its IPO, with shares…

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Gen X homeowners hardest hit by 2008 housing crash

Gen X homeowners hardest hit by 2008 housing crash


The longer you own a home, the more equity you should gain. However, after…

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Sellers: Stage your living room to help decrease a home’s market time

Sellers: Stage your living room to help decrease a home’s market time


Taking the time to stage a home can make a significant difference in how…

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Almost half of Americans have regrets about their homebuying process

Almost half of Americans have regrets about their homebuying process


Overall, Americans recognize the benefits of homeownership, but there are still some regrets about…

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Is Amazon getting into the real estate business?

Is Amazon getting into the real estate business?


Zillow has been called the Amazon of the real estate industry – disrupting and…

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