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This is New York

I love New York City. I love the streets signs, all small and big restaurants, its theaters and museums, the city skyline, I love practically everything about New York City. 30 more words


How Sustainable is Seattle's Early Housing Bloom?

The Seattle housing market is gaining traction faster than most metro areas. As CNBC’s always astute Diana Olick puts it:

Unlike much of the nation, spring came early to Seattle, and that brought homebuyers out of the woodwork and into the market…What’s driving so much Seattle demand?

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Is the Boston Housing Market Really Frozen?

CNBC cites extremely tight supply as the primary reason for the Boston housing market being frozen:

Sales of existing homes in January were down 17 percent from a year ago, according to the Greater Boston Association of Realtors.

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Pittsburgh Tops "Best Downtowns" List

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Pittsburgh has been topping lists for years for its affordability and general livability, but now downtown is specifically getting a shout out. … 111 more words


Metropolitan Area New Residential Construction

New residential construction begins with building permits. Overall U.S. housing starts are approximately 2.5% less than permits issued (22.5% less for multi-family units). Completions are approximately 4% less than starts (7.5% less for multi-family units). 645 more words