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Homebuyers with lower credit scores pay nearly $21,000 more in mortgage costs 

Homebuyers with lower credit scores pay nearly $21,000 more in mortgage costs 


Determining how much they could spend on a home was the most frequently named…

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Builders begin to refocus on entry-level homes

Builders begin to refocus on entry-level homes


Low inventory is impacting home sales across the country and one of the categories…

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Real Estate in Brief: Expected home appraisals at best level in three years, and more 

Real Estate in Brief: Expected home appraisals at best level in three years, and more 


In the past year, appraisals are more likely to be in line with, or…

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Growing homeownership rate helps in increasing household wealth among Hispanics

Growing homeownership rate helps in increasing household wealth among Hispanics


Household wealth is increasing among America’s Hispanic population, according to The Hispanic Wealth Project’s…

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Homes listed on Wednesdays sell for more than any other day

Homes listed on Wednesdays sell for more than any other day


Listing your home on a Wednesday tends to be more profitable than listing on…

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Home prices increase in first quarter of 2018 as inventory lags

Home prices increase in first quarter of 2018 as inventory lags


Home prices are creeping up across the country as inventory continues to hover near…

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Amazon and Lennar partner to create Alexa-controlled smart homes

Amazon and Lennar partner to create Alexa-controlled smart homes


Amazon and Lennar announced its new partnership to provide Alexa-enabled smart homes in certain…

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Majority of Americans still think now is a good time to buy

Majority of Americans still think now is a good time to buy


Most Americans think home prices in their area are going to rise, but the…

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Real Estate in Brief: Underwater properties down, the most popular remodeling projects and more

Real Estate in Brief: Underwater properties down, the most popular remodeling projects and more


As of the first quarter of the year, over 5 million properties were underwater with…

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Recent college graduates are living at home more often

Recent college graduates are living at home more often


Today’s graduates are more likely to be living with their parents than graduates from…

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