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Condemned Northern California house sells for $1.23 million
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Condemned Northern California house sells for $1.23 million

A condemned Northern California house with holes in the roof and mildew in the pipes sold last month for $1.23 million, a price tag that highlights...

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Road to homeownership gets rockier this spring as rates rise
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Road to homeownership gets rockier this spring as rates rise

Higher mortgage rates are making the already challenging task of buying an affordable home even tougher for many Americans this spring. In metro...

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Landing the right house in a tough market for homebuyers
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Landing the right house in a tough market for homebuyers

It's tough out there for would-be homeowners. They're facing rising mortgage rates, higher home prices and a shortage of available houses in many...

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US home building rose slightly in March, led by apartments
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US home building rose slightly in March, led by apartments

U.S. builders broke ground on more apartment buildings last month, pushing up overall home construction 1.9 percent. The Commerce Department said...

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Optimism among builders slides for fourth consecutive month
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Optimism among builders slides for fourth consecutive month

Homebuilder confidence slid for the fourth consecutive month with steadily rising mortgage rates and sky-high home prices putting ownership out of...

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3 ways parents can help grown kids own a home
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3 ways parents can help grown kids own a home

When responsible first-time homebuyers need help buying a home, the family bank sometimes can lend a hand. Younger homebuyers face a mountain of...

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Childhood home of Robert E. Lee listed at $8.5M
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Childhood home of Robert E. Lee listed at $8.5M

The boyhood home of Confederate general Robert E. Lee has spent stints as a high-society gathering place, museum and most recently, private family...

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Barclays to pay $2 billion to US to settle mortgage suit
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Barclays to pay $2 billion to US to settle mortgage suit

British bank Barclays became the latest big bank to reach a multi-billion dollar settlement with U.S. authorities over its role in the subprime...

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US pending home sales rise 3.1 percent in February
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US pending home sales rise 3.1 percent in February

The pace of Americans signing contracts to buy homes picked up last month, rebounding from a drop in January. But a shortage of homes on the market...

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FILE- In this March 6, 2018, photo a sign advertises the pending sale of a home in San Jose, Calif. On Wednesday, March 28, the National Association of Realtors releases its February report on...
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FILE- In this March 6, 2018, photo a sign advertises the pending sale of a home in San Jose, Calif. On Wednesday, March 28, the National Association of Realtors releases its February report on...

FILE- In this March 6, 2018, photo a sign advertises the pending sale of a home in San Jose, Calif. On Wednesday, March 28, the National...

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US home prices post 6.2 percent annual gain in January
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US home prices post 6.2 percent annual gain in January

U.S. home prices posted another big gain in January, pushed higher by a shortage of homes for sale. Standard & Poor's said Tuesday that its S&P...

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Lowe's Chairman and CEO Niblock is retiring
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Lowe's Chairman and CEO Niblock is retiring

Lowe's chairman and CEO is retiring at a time when the home improvement chain is looking to rev up business and compete better with its rival Home...

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Home sale: Latest LeBron billboard near superstar's house
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Home sale: Latest LeBron billboard near superstar's house

LeBron James can almost see from his backyard the latest billboard enticing him to sign as a free agent. In response to other cities displaying...

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US new-home sales dipped in February, but demand is solid
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US new-home sales dipped in February, but demand is solid

Sales of new U.S. homes slipped 0.6 percent in February, a third straight monthly decline. But year to date, sales are up 2.2 percent compared with...

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Business Highlights
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Business Highlights

Facebook's Zuckerberg admits mistakes, outlines fixes NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is admitting mistakes and outlining steps to...

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US existing-home sales climbed 3 percent in February
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US existing-home sales climbed 3 percent in February

U.S. sales of existing homes rebounded in February after declining for the previous two months, a sign that many Americans are still looking to buy...

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US sales of existing homes rose 3 percent in February after declines the previous two months
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US sales of existing homes rose 3 percent in February after declines the previous two months

US sales of existing homes rose 3 percent in February after declines the previous two months....

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This Week: Fed statement, leading indicators, new home sales
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This Week: Fed statement, leading indicators, new home sales

A look at some of the key business events and economic indicators upcoming this week: THE FED SPEAKS The Federal Reserve is scheduled to deliver an...

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Long-term US mortgage rates fall for first time this year
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Long-term US mortgage rates fall for first time this year

Long-term U.S. mortgage rates fell this week for the first time this year as the spring home buying season begins. The decline comes after nine...

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In this March 11, 2018, photo provided by Mrs. G Inc., Debbie Schaeffer, owner of Mrs. G, an appliance retailer in Lawrence Township, N.J., poses for a photo at the GE Cafe Keurig Refrigerator...
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In this March 11, 2018, photo provided by Mrs. G Inc., Debbie Schaeffer, owner of Mrs. G, an appliance retailer in Lawrence Township, N.J., poses for a photo at the GE Cafe Keurig Refrigerator...

In this March 11, 2018, photo provided by Mrs. G Inc., Debbie Schaeffer, owner of Mrs. G, an appliance retailer in Lawrence Township, N.J., poses...

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In this March 11, 2018, photo provided by Mrs. G Inc., Debbie Schaeffer, owner of Mrs. G, an appliance retailer in Lawrence Township, N.J., poses for a photo at the retailers Sub-Zero Wolf Living...
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In this March 11, 2018, photo provided by Mrs. G Inc., Debbie Schaeffer, owner of Mrs. G, an appliance retailer in Lawrence Township, N.J., poses for a photo at the retailers Sub-Zero Wolf Living...

In this March 11, 2018, photo provided by Mrs. G Inc., Debbie Schaeffer, owner of Mrs. G, an appliance retailer in Lawrence Township, N.J., poses...

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Home sales dip gives renovators, appliance sellers a boost
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Home sales dip gives renovators, appliance sellers a boost

A slowdown in home sales is creating opportunities for small businesses like home renovators and appliance dealers. Business is up at Brad Beldon's...

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Goldman Sachs CEO Blankfein to retire by year end- report
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Goldman Sachs CEO Blankfein to retire by year end- report

Goldman Sachs Chief Executive Officer Lloyd Blankfein has started plans to retire and could do so as soon as the end of this year, The Wall Street...

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Stock market lifts US household wealth to $98.7 trillion
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Stock market lifts US household wealth to $98.7 trillion

A soaring U.S. stock market and healthy home price gains lifted Americans' net worth to $98.7 trillion in the final three months of last year, a...

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US mortgage rates surpass 4-year high
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US mortgage rates surpass 4-year high

Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates increased this week to their highest level since January 2014, worsening affordability for would-be buyers at...

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The most and least affordable places to buy a home
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The most and least affordable places to buy a home

Whether you can afford a home depends — a lot — on the city you want to call home. A modest income can go a long way in Cumberland, Maryland, the...

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US mortgage rates climb to 4-year high
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US mortgage rates climb to 4-year high

Long-term U.S. mortgage rates climbed this week to their highest average in more than four years, ratcheting up affordability pressures at the...

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HUD could remove anti-discrimination language from mission statement
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HUD could remove anti-discrimination language from mission statement

The Department of Housing and Urban Development confirmed Wednesday that it is revising its mission statement, which could no longer include...

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The Latest: Washington housing discrimination bill advances
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The Latest: Washington housing discrimination bill advances

The Latest on a housing discrimination measure before Washington lawmakers. (all times local): Legislators in Washington state have passed a bill...

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Business Highlights
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Business Highlights

Defying the NRA, Dick's takes a harder line against guns NEW YORK (AP) —Dick's Sporting Goods will immediately stop selling assault-style rifles...

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