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  • U.S. existing home sales at one-year high, prices up

    U.S. existing home sales at one-year high, prices up
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. home resales raced to a one-year high in September, the latest indication the housing market recovery is gradually getting back on track. A separate report on Tuesday showed service sector activity in the nation's mid-Atlantic...
  • Chicago-area home sales post third monthly decline

    Chicago-area home sales post third monthly decline
    Existing-home sales in Chicago and its suburbs racked up another slow month in September, but once again, median sales prices continue to beat their year-ago comparisons. It was the third decline in both year-over-year and month-over month sales for...
  • Troubles hit Maryland group home for disabled children

    Troubles hit Maryland group home for disabled children
    When state officials removed several disabled foster children from an Anne Arundel County group home in early July — after a 10-year-old boy died there — they placed most of the children with Second Family, a Prince George's County nonprofit...
  • Florida population surging again

    People from other countries and other states are pouring into Florida again, a sign of the state's recovery from a long period of economic doldrums and slow growth. Recently released U.S. Census numbers show that Florida's foreign-born population...
  • U.S. student loan debt is not killing homeownership

    LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Is surging student debt really preventing an entire generation from becoming first-time homebuyers? That's true, to an extent, but also mischaracterizes education debt as holding most people back, rather than helping them get...
  • September Home Sales Up More Than 9% From Last Year

    September Home Sales Up More Than 9% From Last Year
    Home sales in the Hartford area lost momentum at the end of this year's spring home-buying season but may be seeing a bump up going into the fall, a new report Monday shows. Sales of single-family houses in Greater Hartford jumped 9.4 percent in...
  • 63 more homes sold at Tuscany project

    63 more homes sold at Tuscany project
    GL Homes on Saturday sold 63 additional lots at Tuscany, a new development near Delray Beach. The Sunrise-based builder originally planned to release 53 lots but decided at the last minute to accommodate even more buyers, who cheered the announcement,...
  • Lehigh Valley baby boomers' wishes lead to more 55-and-over housing

    Lehigh Valley baby boomers' wishes lead to more 55-and-over housing
    Who needs Florida? The Lehigh Valley's baby boomers, like their cohorts across the country, are less likely than their forebears to head into the stereotypical retirement of shuffleboard among the palm trees. Nor are they necessarily flocking to the...
  • At Detroit's border, a barrier separates the haves from have-nots

    At Detroit's border, a barrier separates the haves from have-nots
    The border between Grosse Pointe Park and Detroit represents a huge dividing line separating the haves and have-nots: Detroit's median household income is $26,955. Grosse Pointe Park's is $101,094. The average response time for Grosse Pointe Park...
  • Chicago office towers draw foreign interest

    Chicago office towers draw foreign interest
    While not as eye-popping as the recent $1.95 billion deal to sell New York City's Waldorf Astoria to a Chinese firm, sales of Chicago-area real estate to foreign buyers are on the rise. Interest is particularly keen for downtown office buildings,...
  • The challenges of selling a haunted house

    The challenges of selling a haunted house
    Got ghosts? Gotta sell? Cindi Hagley knows your dilemma. The San Francisco-area real estate agent has made a specialty of selling houses that are thought to be inhabited by spirits or have some kind of notorious reputation. In real estate, such homes...