When Selling a Home, the Neighbors Matter

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Few sellers consider their neighbor’s home when preparing to sell their own. Why would they? Their biggest concern is getting the soon-to-be-listed home painted, cleaned, landscaped and sporting great curb appeal.

But all that effort could be for nothing, if just one of your neighbors doesn’t care much for appearances.

Imagine that you’ve spent time and energy weeding the front yard, painting the front do…

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Few sellers consider their neighbor’s home when preparing to sell their own. Why would they? Their biggest concern is getting the soon-to-be-listed home painted, cleaned, landscaped and sporting great curb appeal.

But all that effort could be for nothing, if just one of your neighbors doesn’t care much for appearances.

Imagine that you’ve spent time and energy weeding the front yard, painting the front do…

Mortgage-backed securities are mounting a comeback

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Michael Fierman, co-founder CEO of Angel Oak Capital, speaks to CNBC about the return of mortgage-backed securities….

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Michael Fierman, co-founder CEO of Angel Oak Capital, speaks to CNBC about the return of mortgage-backed securities….

Private-label mortgage bonds are rising from the grave

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Remember the sliced and diced mortgage-backed bonds that brought down the U.S. economy? They're back — but possibly evolved….

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Remember the sliced and diced mortgage-backed bonds that brought down the U.S. economy? They're back — but possibly evolved….

Property demand in China to continue: Swire CEO

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Guy Bradley, chief executive of Swire Properties, weighs in on the demand for retail and commercial real estate in the Chinese and Hong Kong markets….

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Guy Bradley, chief executive of Swire Properties, weighs in on the demand for retail and commercial real estate in the Chinese and Hong Kong markets….

China's decentralization solution for housing

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Clive McDonnell of StanChart Private Bank says the authorities are likely to continue encouraging people to move into areas with excess supply of housing….

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Clive McDonnell of StanChart Private Bank says the authorities are likely to continue encouraging people to move into areas with excess supply of housing….

[NeighborhoodX] With Data As A Commodity, Interpretation Becomes The Differentiator

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My friend and colleague Constantine Vahouli, founder of NeighborhoodX pens an excellent piece on how the analytics that can be derived from raw data separates seemingly similar real estate resources. And he loves price per square foot. I ser…

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My friend and colleague Constantine Vahouli, founder of NeighborhoodX pens an excellent piece on how the analytics that can be derived from raw data separates seemingly similar real estate resources. And he loves price per square foot. I ser…

Data show NYC real estate has plenty of international takers—and from this country in particular

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The Russians are coming? In a way, yes–to frothy New York real estate….

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The Russians are coming? In a way, yes–to frothy New York real estate….

Commute Time versus Housing Prices Per Minute: Westchester via Harlem Line

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Based on the heavy interest drawn from our Fairfield County, CT to New York City commuting analysis in last fall’s New York Times piece What’s Your Commute Time Worth?, we undertook another one.  This weekend’s New York Times article H…

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Based on the heavy interest drawn from our Fairfield County, CT to New York City commuting analysis in last fall’s New York Times piece What’s Your Commute Time Worth?, we undertook another one.  This weekend’s New York Times article H…

Homes You Can Own for $1,500 a Month

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Want more space, but don’t have room to increase your budget? Then these affordable homes are exactly what you’re looking for.

They have everything, from formal dining areas and luxurious kitchens to spa-like baths and outdoor retreats.

With 20 percent down on a 30-year fixed rate loan at a 3.97-percent interest rate, you can settle …

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Want more space, but don’t have room to increase your budget? Then these affordable homes are exactly what you’re looking for.

They have everything, from formal dining areas and luxurious kitchens to spa-like baths and outdoor retreats.

With 20 percent down on a 30-year fixed rate loan at a 3.97-percent interest rate, you can settle …

Trump's HUD budget cuts 42-year-old community assistance program

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“To come in and blatantly eliminate these programs because you're trying to meet a budget number … it’s actually alarming,” one insider says….

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“To come in and blatantly eliminate these programs because you're trying to meet a budget number … it’s actually alarming,” one insider says….