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Cartoon: The Graduate

Your credentials are impeccable.

June 3, 2016
Los Angeles apartment buildings

LA, On Cusp Of Controversial Quake Retrofit, May Want To Follow SF’s Blueprint

Los Angeles’ law would require as many as 13,500 quake-vulnerable wood-frame apartments to be strengthened, compared to 5,000 in San Francisco.

October 7, 2015
Donald Trump

A 1980s New York City Battle Explains Trump’s Candidacy

How Trump became Trump.

October 5, 2015

Planning To Sell Your House? Then Declutter — Now!

For those contemplating selling your house and moving to an independent- or assisted-living facility or retirement home, start planning now.

August 29, 2015

Home Improvement Hot Spots: Who’s Rebuilding?

The amount people spend on home remodeling and repair is anticipated to hit $325 billion this year, a level that hasn’t been reached since 2007.

August 14, 2015

Five Tips For Financing Investment Property

If you’re ready to seek out financing for your residential investment property, these five tips can improve your chances of success.

August 6, 2015
Real Estate, Money, Homes, Luxury Residences, Suburbs

Real Estate Trend Sees Bigger Homes Built On Smaller Lots

The trend in luxury homes is big. Bigger homes on ever disappearing lots pits builders against one another.

May 14, 2015

‘Guerrilla Farming’ Takes Off

A new generation of farmers is having trouble finding large, affordable plots of land to buy and use for their farms.

November 10, 2014

U.S. New-Home Sales Soar To 6-Year High In August

New-Home sales were up 18 percent in the month of August, which suggests that housing demand has stabilized in recent months.

September 24, 2014

U.S. Pending Home Sales Fall Again In February

Washington (AFP) — U.S. pending home sales continued to sag in February, declining for the eighth straight month amid higher prices and higher mortgage rates, the National Association of Realtors said Thursday. The NAR pending home sales index, based on contract signings, fell to 93.9 last month from 94.7 in January. February’s level was the […]

March 27, 2014

U.S. Housing Prices Rise, But More Slowly

Washington (AFP) – U.S. housing prices rose in January, but at a slower pace than in previous months, the S&P/Case-Shiller index showed Tuesday. The index of prices across 20 leading metropolitan areas gained 0.8 percent in January from December, on a seasonally adjusted basis. On an adjusted basis, all 20 areas showed gains. However, without […]

March 25, 2014