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    Boomerang home buyers are coming back

    Millions of Americans who lost their homes during the foreclosure crisis are now poised to become homeowners again.

    That's according to a new report from RealtyTrac, which estimates that 7.3 million so-called "boomerang buyers" will return to the U.S...

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NYC condo sells for record $100.5M

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It just got a lot harder to keep up with the Joneses in Manhattan's "Billionaire's Row."

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Mortgages remain cheap, it's still time to refinance

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American homeowners are quickly fulfilling their New Year's Resolution to refinance their mortgages.

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FHA to lower cost of mortgage insurance

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In an effort to make owning a home more affordable, the Federal Housing Administration will dramatically cut the costs associated with the mortgages it backs.

Premiums for FHA mortgage insurance, which is designed to protect the agency in case a borr...

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NYC home prices hit new record of $1.7 million

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New York City is getting even more unaffordable.

The average sales price for a Manhattan apartment rose to a new record of $1,728,831 million in the fourth quarter, up from $1,700,581 in the first three months of the year, according to Halstead Proper...

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5 biggest threats to the housing market

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Sure, plenty of housing experts and economists are expecting the housing market recovery to gain steam in the new year. But a number of factors could still derail the whole thing.

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Wealthy Russians aren't buying U.S. homes anymore

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With the price of oil tanking and the ruble getting pummeled, high-end real estate brokers in Manhattan, Miami and other major cities have been losing some of their best customers.

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5 real estate tips for small business owners

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If you are a small business owner looking to either sell or buy some property, what are the things you should consider first?

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5 ways a lawyer can help sell your home

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Even if your state does not require it, hiring a real estate attorney to represent your interests when buying a house just makes sense

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Don't buy that home without a lawyer

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Just as you want an inspector to review a house you are buying, you should want an attorney to review the title and documents for the property.

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Back to school: Legal planning for student renters

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As summer vacation comes to a close, the hunt for student housing begins. While renting a first home or apartment is a thrilling first step into adulthood, dealing with the legal issues associated with it can be daunting.

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