Why one of the world's richest people took out a mortgage

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Warren Buffett recently listed his vacation home for $11 million. If gets anything near what he's asking, he'll make a decent profit….

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Warren Buffett recently listed his vacation home for $11 million. If gets anything near what he's asking, he'll make a decent profit….

The 'Oracle of Real Estate'

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In 1971, Warren Buffett bought a California beach house for $150K. Today, its back on the market with a $11M asking price. With a return like that, we ask the “Oracle of Omaha” for advice on property investment….

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In 1971, Warren Buffett bought a California beach house for $150K. Today, its back on the market with a $11M asking price. With a return like that, we ask the “Oracle of Omaha” for advice on property investment….

China to defer implementation of property tax despite surging prices

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China has no plans to implement a nationwide property tax this year despite mounting expectations that such measures would soon be introduced to restrain surging property prices….

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China has no plans to implement a nationwide property tax this year despite mounting expectations that such measures would soon be introduced to restrain surging property prices….

All Hands on Deck: 10 Unique Floating Homes for Sale

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Waterfront living is coveted for its scenic, recreational, and environmental qualities, though it often drives up the price of a home. But what if you could live closer to the water and actually pay less? If this scenario has you intrigued, consider a floating home.

Giving new meaning to the phrase “living on the water,” floating homes are clearly staycation-worthy. W…

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Waterfront living is coveted for its scenic, recreational, and environmental qualities, though it often drives up the price of a home. But what if you could live closer to the water and actually pay less? If this scenario has you intrigued, consider a floating home.

Giving new meaning to the phrase “living on the water,” floating homes are clearly staycation-worthy. W…

House of the Week: The Oldest Residence in Charleston

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Back in the late 1600s when Charleston was still a youngster, this pink house made of Bermuda stone was built just a few minutes’ walk from the harbor. It has served as a tavern, a brothel, a home, a law firm and an art gallery — and it’s now on the market for $899,000.

“If you want a little pied-à-terre in Charleston, it&#82…

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Back in the late 1600s when Charleston was still a youngster, this pink house made of Bermuda stone was built just a few minutes’ walk from the harbor. It has served as a tavern, a brothel, a home, a law firm and an art gallery — and it’s now on the market for $899,000.

“If you want a little pied-à-terre in Charleston, it&#82…

Fine: Community banks are vital to this nation's economy

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Camden Fine, Independent Community Bankers of America CEO, weighs in on housing red flags and the state of banking….

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Camden Fine, Independent Community Bankers of America CEO, weighs in on housing red flags and the state of banking….

What Is the Difference Between Interest Rate and APR (Annual Percentage Rate)?

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Home shoppers who have begun looking into mortgages often wonder about the difference between interest rate and APR (Annual Percentage Rate). Basically, think of the interest rate as the starting point in what you will pay for a mortgage loan, then tack on associated fees to calculate the APR.

To better understand these concepts, let’s begin with some definitions:

What is the interest rate?

The interest rate is the percentage of the loan amount that is charged for borro…

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Home shoppers who have begun looking into mortgages often wonder about the difference between interest rate and APR (Annual Percentage Rate). Basically, think of the interest rate as the starting point in what you will pay for a mortgage loan, then tack on associated fees to calculate the APR.

To better understand these concepts, let’s begin with some definitions:

What is the interest rate?

The interest rate is the percentage of the loan amount that is charged for borro…

Ryan Lewis' House Is No Thrift-Shop Find

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In case you didn’t know, Ryan Lewis’ house is for sale. Yeah, that Grammy-winning, understated musical partner to Macklemore is selling his Seattle waterfront villa for $7.95 million after a recent price cut.

Curious where the guy behind the keyboard lives? Let’s take a look.

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In case you didn’t know, Ryan Lewis’ house is for sale. Yeah, that Grammy-winning, understated musical partner to Macklemore is selling his Seattle waterfront villa for $7.95 million after a recent price cut.

Curious where the guy behind the keyboard lives? Let’s take a look.

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