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Why Your Bank May Not Be Giving You the Best Mortgage Rate

REAL ESTATE | By Hal Bundrick | Oct 15
Mortgage rates are near all-time lows, and it might be hard to imagine them going even lower. And yet, some loan experts say, many banks aren't giving borrowers the lowest rates they deserve.

House and Home :: Finding (and Buying) Your Nest

REAL ESTATE | By Joel Martens | Sep 25
The Southern California market is definitely showing signs of continued growth and strength and with the continued low interest rates, it is a great time to take advantage of homeownership.

Decade After Housing Peaked: Owners Richer, Renters Hurting

FINANCE | By Josh Boak | Jun 20
South Carolina (AP) - It's a troublesome story playing out across America in the 10 years since the housing bubble peaked and then burst in a ruinous crash: As real estate has climbed back, homeowners are thriving while renters are struggling.

Sky High: NYC 'Trophy Apartment' Could List for $250 Million

FINANCE | By Verena Dobnik | May 30
Billionaires' Row. That's what New York real estate experts have dubbed a lineup of a half-dozen new superluxury skyscrapers overlooking Central Park that are home to some of the world's most expensive apartments.

Agrihoods Take Root: A Housing Trend Rooted in Agriculture

CORPORATE | By Michelle Locke | May 21
Feeding off the continuing interest in eating fresh, local food, developers are ditching golf courses and designing communities around farms, offering residents a taste of the pastoral life - and tasty produce, too.

Freeway Views Are Hot: Homeowners Cozy Up to Urban Eyesores

CORPORATE | By Alex Viega | Apr 24
In places like Los Angeles, San Francisco and New York, where available land has long been scarce, developers are finding they can develop almost anywhere close to the city and find buyers.

Missing Ingredient for Millennials: Down Payment Savings

FINANCE | By Josh Boak | Apr 22
Short of savings and burdened by debt, America's millennials are struggling to afford their first homes in the face of sharply higher prices in many of the most desirable cities.

House Browse :: Garrison, NY Property on the Hudson Comes Fully Loaded!

HOME | Feb 19
Another fine property from Robert A. McCaffrey Realty is this Garrison, NY state of the art stunner on the Hudson, complete with dock and boat launch. $1,125,000

As Wealthy Brazilians Snap Up Miami Real Estate, Few Benefit

FINANCE | By Josh Boak and Jennifer Kay | Jan 19
Call it detox and retox: Around the country, yogis are jumping up from savasana and hopping onto a barstool as yoga classes are making their way into breweries.

In Real Estate, Conventional Wisdom is Usually Wrong

REAL ESTATE | By James Oaksun | Nov 21
From my time in politics I learned the 'Common Wisdom' is usually wrong. As it is in certain aspects of the real estate business. Here are three examples.

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