Monthly Archives: February 2011

25 Room Design Ideas for Teenage Girls – Home Design & Decor

25 Room Design Ideas for Teenage Girls

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Foreclosure Buyers: 6 Questions Foreclosure Buyers Should Ask

6 Questions Foreclosure Buyers Should Ask There are questions that buyers in any market should be asking before they make an offer on a property in foreclosure. Is now a good time to buy a foreclosure? This is a very … Continue reading

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Contractors Target Wrong House as Foreclosure

Contractors Target Wrong House as Foreclosure State College, Pa., home owners are accusing M&T Bank Corp. and two contractors of entering their vacant home they were trying to short sale, and treating it as an abandoned foreclosure and doing thousands … Continue reading

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Take Some Tax Breaks for Moving

Take Some Tax Breaks for Moving For those who moved in 2010, you may find tax deductions to write-off some of those hefty moving expenses. You can write off relocation costs on your taxes, as long as the move is … Continue reading

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Small Houses Squeeze Out McMansions

Small Houses Squeeze Out McMansions Home sizes continue to shrink across the country as families look to downsize and move closer to the city. “A McMansion was a trophy–often times a house with five or six bedrooms when you only … Continue reading

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Housing Starts Jump 14.6% in January

Housing Starts Jump 14.6% in January   Housing starts in January reached their highest rate in four months, increasing more than analysts expected, the Commerce Department reports. Housing starts jumped 14.6 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 596,000 … Continue reading

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Banks Want Higher Down Payments From Buyers

Banks Want Higher Down Payments From Buyers   Banks are increasingly telling borrowers that if they want to buy a home, they need to come with a higher down payment. Banks are requiring higher down payments in order to help … Continue reading

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