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Housing Sales-Construction Continue to Expand

The Mortgage Corner

The NAR reports total existing-home sales, which are completed transactions that include single-family homes, townhomes, condominiums and co-ops, rose 2.4 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.04 million in December from a downwardly-revised 4.92 million in November. 541 more words

Weekly Financial News

Virginia Closed Out 2014 With a Boost in Home Sales

The Virginia Association of REALTORS® released its 2014 Fourth Quarter Housing Report stating that the Virginia real estate market finished 2014 on the upswing.

“This was a great way to finish 2014,” said Deborah Baisden, president of the Virginia Association of REALTORS®. 214 more words

This Week Has Seven Stories

This week in news was a tabloid writer’s dream! Exploding cats! Stupid rich people! Housing prices! Penis and ball jokes! Surrey! Let’s cut this intro short and move on to the recap of the week’s craziest news stories. 1,019 more words


Increase Your Home's Value in 5 Easy Steps

By Vera Gibbons

Focused improvements in these key areas will position your home to sell — without breaking the bank.

Thinking about taking on some small home improvement projects to boost the value of your home? 348 more words

Canadian home sales slow in December

OTTAWA – There were fewer home resales in Canada last month, with Calgary and Edmonton showing the biggest declines.

The Canadian Real Estate Association says the number of sales of previously owned homes was down 5.8 per cent nationally in December compared with November, with almost two-thirds of all local housing markets showing declines. 286 more words