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Get Tax Deductions For Owning A Home And Paying Your Mortgage

Editor’s note: These tips are for informational purposes only.

The tax man cometh. He always does. For U.S. homeowners, though, the bite of a federal income tax can be reduced. 879 more words

Sales above list price

How often have houses been selling above the list price over the last few years? Take a look at this infograph from CAR.

Tight inventory is continuing to encourage multiple offers on properties, creating biding wars.

Real Estate

So You Want to Buy a New Home, But Can You Afford It?

By @AlanJasperson

Last week we wrote about a recent survey and the discussion around buying a home as either a lifestyle choice, an investment, or as a more straightforward choice around how you spend your lodging budget. 764 more words

Housing Prices

ICYMI: Cold Weather Drove Home Sales Down 14.6% in March

By @AlanJasperson

Each week we bring you a few noteworthy items that we feel will be of interest to local homebuyers, sellers, and all those interested in local real estate. 273 more words


Seattle prices higher ~ Severe inventory shortage

Severe inventory shortage sends Seattle-area housing prices higher

The median price of houses and condos that sold last month in King County was 8 percent higher than in March 2013, a new report states. 262 more words

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Take it or leave it. Renters forced to pay a year’s rent up front

I know I’ve kept many of you waiting for the second instalment of our housing nightmare. Here it is: As I wrote previously, Dubai’s boom was beginning to filter into the UAE capital, driving housing prices through the roof, creating a goldmine for landlords while many expats arriving in Abu Dhabi in 2008 were left at the mercy of hordes of greedy homeowners determined to make a quick buck. 607 more words

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