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Improved monthly Case-Shiller shows housing recovery weaker than thought

Trey Garrison September 11, 2014 12:51PM Capital Economics: Measure suggests home prices dropping, not just slowing The new Case-Shiller house price index is a substantial improvement on its predecessors because it offers a monthly read, and that monthly read shows that housing prices have actually been dropping, rather than just slowing in gains, according to Capital Economics. The revised look […]

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Report: Foreclosure Filings Rise Monthly, But Fall Annually

Author: Brian Honea September 11, 2014 The number of foreclosure filings in the nation has increased month-over-month but declined year-over-year, according to RealtyTrac‘s monthly U.S. Foreclosure Market Report for August 2014 released today. The RealtyTrac data showed that one in every 1,126 houses in the nation (a total of 116,193 properties) had a foreclosure filing during August. This […]

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4 Things to Be Aware Of When Flipping Real Estate

If you have recently purchased some real estate for investment purposes, you are in good company. Recent reports suggest that as many as 25% of these purchases are made by those who plan on using the property for investment purposes only.  If you hope to “flip” the property there are 4 things you must be […]

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