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  • When a budget deficit hawk gets into debt

    When a budget deficit hawk gets into debt
    Gov. Bob McDonnell was blunt: The nation's debt, he told a radio audience back in 2010, was so large that it was "immoral and unsustainable." That year, the federal government's debt stood at $13.6 trillion, roughly six times its total annual income....
  • Why sellers should disclose their homes' past problems

    Q: We've owned our 1960s home since 1991, when we bought it from the estate of the original owners. We know the location of the septic system and have it cleaned regularly. During one of those renovations, we needed to find the leaching fields. The...
  • Rich buyers are doing their part for housing

    There's a parallel real estate universe out there, the one where people buy homes with price tags that start at $1 million. Apparently, they've been really busy lately. Even with reports from around the country that the overall market has slowed or...
  • Young UCF entrepreneur moves up in moving business

    Young UCF entrepreneur moves up in moving business
    Jonathan Crain had just driven 1,500 miles and was lugging heavy furniture up five flights of stairs when he developed a true appreciation for his moving-company workers. Since that day in 2007, shortly after he bought a Two Men and A Truck franchise in...
  • Know risks of buying in-laws' home

    Dear Liz: My in-laws just informed us that they have gone through their retirement fund and soon won't be able to pay their mortgage. They borrowed against the house they've lived in for 30 years and currently owe $325,000. They are devastated, so I am...
  • Were letter writers engaged in scheme to bilk dad?

    By Ilyce Glink and Samuel J. Tamkin Q: A recent answer you gave was quite shocking to me. Apparently, two women, the daughters who recently lost their mother, had now taken over control of their 82-year-old father's finances. If you cannot figure out...
  • Southern California home sales plunge in July

    Southern California home sales plunged in July and show little signs of rebounding. And that, economists say, could stunt the region's economic growth. Buyers scooped up 20,369 new and resale houses and condos in the six-county region last month, down...
  • Southland home prices last month saw smallest gain since June 2012

    Southern California home prices rose 7.3% in July compared to a year earlier, the smallest gain in more than two years, a research firm said Wednesday. The July figures, released by CoreLogic DataQuick, indicate the region's housing slowdown deepened...
  • Albert Brooks Snags Santa Monica 'Cape Cod' (EXCLUSIVE)

    BUYER: Albert Brooks LOCATION: Santa Monica, CA PRICE: $4,495,000 SIZE: 4,475 square feet, 5 bedrooms, 5.5 bathrooms YOUR MAMA'S NOTES: Oscar-nominated actor/writer/director Albert Brooks ("Finding Nemo," "Drive," "Taxi Driver") sold a large house in Bel...
  • Orlando home, condo sales sluggish in second quarter, report shows

    Orlando home, condo sales sluggish in second quarter, report shows
    Orlando's housing-market recovery showed signs of stalling during the second quarter, according to a report released Tuesday by Florida Realtors. Home sales increased by only 1.8 percent in the four-county Metro Orlando area during the second quarter...
  • U.S. home price gains slowed last quarter as inventory expanded

    U.S. home price gains slowed last quarter as inventory expanded
    The national housing slowdown deepened in the second quarter as home prices posted their smallest gain in two years, according to a new report. The median price for a single-family home rose 4.4% from a year earlier to $212,400, the National Assn. of...