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Housing Crisis Resolved

August 7, 2008 No Comments »

Finally a solution to the ongoing mortgage and housing crisis. For as little as $36,997, you can get your hands on a 65-square foot “tiny house” offered by the Tumbleweed company. But if that’s still beyond your budget, you could ... Read More »

Two Homes for the Price of One

June 2, 2008 No Comments »

An overzealous San Diego developer recently ran a deal offering two homes for the price of one, in the latest sign that the housing market is in pure shambles. According to a flyer obtained by the L.A. Land blog, those ... Read More »

Real Estate Website Traffic Rises in December

January 18, 2008 No Comments »

According to a report released by comScore, a global Internet information provider, real estate related traffic rose 5 percent in December 2007, compared to a year earlier. The company counted about 32.7 million visits to real estate websites during the ... Read More »

Top 10 Most Affordable and Most Expensive College Towns

November 13, 2007 No Comments »

Want to be closer to your favorite team? Perhaps be just a stone’s throw away from the stadium so you can tailgate in your own backyard for big Saturday matchups? Well, before you get too excited, you may want to ... Read More »

Fannie Mae Says Housing to Bottom Out at End of 2008

September 27, 2007 No Comments »

Fannie Mae Chief Executive Daniel Mudd said in an interview today in Washington that the housing slump will continue longer than earlier anticipated, estimating a downward trend beyond 2008. Mudd said that home prices would fall 2 to 4 percent ... Read More »

Top 10 Riskiest US Housing Markets

July 31, 2007 No Comments »

Forbes recently released another top 10 list, this time the “top 10 riskiest U.S. Housing Markets”. The level of risk is based on a number of factors, including percentage of homeowners with an adjustable-rate mortgage, percentage of homeowners with a ... Read More »

$135 Million Dollar Home for Sale

July 3, 2007 No Comments »

Who wants it? The Aspen, Colorado home of a Saudi Arabian prince has been listed on the market for $135 million dollars. The home is the most expensive single-family residence property listed in the United States, a 95 acre estate ... Read More »

Top Ten Cities For Home Buyers

June 30, 2007 No Comments »

Forbes.com released a list of the top ten markets for home buyers today. The list was based mainly on real estate supply and demand, with markets showing an oversupply and low sales rate topping the list. Using data from Moody’s ... Read More »

Home Prices Post Biggest Drop in 16 Years

June 26, 2007 No Comments »

According to a housing index released Tuesday by Standard & Poor’s, home prices in the U.S. fell for a 17th straight month. During April, the S&P/Case-Shiller index that covers 10 U.S. cities fell 2.7 percent from year-ago levels, making it ... Read More »

Home Sales Slowest in 4 Years

June 26, 2007 No Comments »

For a third straight month, sales of existing homes fell in May, to the lowest level in four years while the median sales price declined for a record 10th consecutive month. In even more bad news, the inventory of unsold ... Read More »