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How Long do Most Families Stay in Their Home?

The National Association of Realtors (NAR) keeps historical data on many aspects of homeownership. One of the data points that has changed dramatically is the median tenure of a family in a home. 321 more words

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Chief Economist's Weekly Brief - No time to rest

Unemployment may be low and job growth robust, but it’s not time to rest. The UK’s productivity performance is screaming for more investment. So it’s encouraging that more spending on infrastructure and R&D look to be key planks of the government’s ‘industrial strategy’. 1,038 more words

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15 Oct 2016 (AFR) - Melbourne high-rise units top negative equity risk: Moody's

(15 October 2016, AFR, p2, by Larry Schlesinger)

‘Investors in new Melbourne high-rise apartments are at twice the risk of falling into a position of negative equity – owing more on their mortgage than the value of their property – compared with than those in Sydney, according to credit rating agency Moody’s.’ 15 more words

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402,000 homeowners faced with underwater mortgages in California

Imagine everyone in Oakland dealing with a financial headache, one that can affect everything from their buying power to retirement plans?

That’s the far-reaching effect of negative equity in California. 834 more words

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