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  1. This Highland Custom Home is Sittin' Pretty in ProsperRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | D Magazine

    Sometimes a Realtor just hits the nail on the head with a housing description and that was definitely the case when listing agent Nick Nordman described this gorgeous Highland Custom Home in Prosper as "fully loaded". This like-new home was built in 2017 and features an attractive four bedroom, three bathroom floor plan all on a single story.

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  2. Most first-time buyers stretching to the max on home purchaseRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | Richmond News

    The vast majority of first-time buyers are spending the maximum they can possibly afford on their first home purchase, reveals a Canada Housing and Mortgage Corporation survey released October 18. That compares with 68 per cent of repeat home buyers stretching their budgets to the max, according to the survey of 4,000 Canadians who took out a mortgage in the past year. Of all homebuyer respondents , 43 per cent said they spent more on their new home than they had planned.

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  3. Farm-rich Salinas exemplifies California's housing strugglesRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | WBAL-AM Baltimore

    ... because the surrounding farmland produces most of the lettuce on Earth, suffers from a lack of available affordable housing and space to build more. Housing prices have exploded, with the median cost of a home now $549,000, according to Zillow. (AP ...

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  4. The number of Utahns worried about housing costs is rising, particularly in Salt Lake CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    Tribune file photo) Construction of the new Sugarmont Apartments at the former Granite Furniture in Sugar House, as seen in May 22, 2018. A new report from Utah Foundation says Utahns perceptions of housing affordability in the state have worsened since 2015, with nearly 28 percent of residents now ranking the availability of quality affordable housing as "poor."

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  5. Hawthorn Bancshares, Inc. (HWBK) Shares Bought by PL Capital Advisors LLCRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    PL Capital Advisors LLC lifted its holdings in shares of Hawthorn Bancshares, Inc. by 53.5% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission . The institutional investor owned 235,478 shares of the financial services provider's stock after acquiring an additional 82,095 shares during the period.

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  6. People priced out of Salinas, California, look to the ballotRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Valley Morning Star

    ... Alberto Alvarez is silhouetted as he strolls around downtown Salinas, Calif. Few cities exemplify California's housing crisis better than Salinas, an hour's drive from Silicon Valley and surrounded by farm fields. It's one of America's most ...

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  7. It's even worse than we thought; House prices could plunge TWENTY per centRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Mail

    ... per cent from their peak. However, Mr Oliver said there was hope for Adelaide, Brisbane, Canberra and Hobart, whose housing markets are expected to perform better in 2020. Mr Oliver said that the long term effects of falling house prices could be a ...

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  8. Fannie, Freddie looking to increase mortgage loan limitsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Whittier Daily News

    ... you can use from the Mortgage Bankers Convention, which I attended earlier this week in Washington, D.C. The Federal Housing Finance Agency, which is both the conservator and the regulator for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, will likely increase the ...

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  9. Remodeling Growth Expected to SlowRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Electrical Construction and Maintenance

    The LIRA projects that year-over-year increases in residential remodeling expenditures will reach a decade high of 7.7% this year and then start to drift downward After several years of solid acceleration, annual growth in national home improvement and repair spending is expected to soften in 2019, according to the Leading Indicator of Remodeling Activity from the Remodeling Futures Program at the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University. The LIRA projects that year-over-year increases in residential remodeling expenditures will reach a decade high of 7.7% this year and then start to drift downward to 6.6% through the third quarter of 2019.

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  10. Winslow Asset Management Inc. Boosts Holdings in Beazer Homes USA, Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Winslow Asset Management Inc. grew its holdings in shares of Beazer Homes USA, Inc. by 2.9% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 546,712 shares of the construction company's stock after acquiring an additional 15,170 shares during the quarter.

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  11. Costly Salinas looks to California ballot for housing reliefRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ... seven people, sells flowers in the parking lot of a strip mall in Salinas, Calif. Few cities exemplify California's housing crisis better than Salinas, an hour's drive from Silicon Valley and surrounded by farm fields. It's one of America's most ...

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  12. Big Island panel advances vacation rental regulationsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    A Big Island panel has advanced a measure that would prohibit short-term vacation rentals in residential and agricultural zones. The Hawaii County Council Planning Committee approved the measure's fifth draft Tuesday after the ordinance has been in the works for over a year, West Hawaii Today reported .

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  13. Costly Salinas looks to California ballot for housing reliefCostly...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    ... home park, where the majority of tenants are farm workers, in Salinas, Calif. Few cities exemplify California's housing crisis better than Salinas, an hour's drive from Silicon Valley and surrounded by farm fields. It's one of America's most ...

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  14. Bank of America, Credit Suisse expect housing appreciation toRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Houston Chronicle

    ... from overperforming to neutral stocks and KB Home from neutral to underperforming. "A slower pace of turnover of the housing stock, as implied by the weaker trajectory for home sales, means a somewhat dimmer outlook for renovation spending, ...

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  15. How Sun Yat-sen, Singapore can help China avoid a housing bubbleRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Nicholas Ross Smith and Zbigniew Dumienski say there is an answer to Beijing's property bubble conundrum: either a single tax on land value that Sun argued for, or a pragmatic land tenure system that Singapore has adopted Much has been made of China's purported housing bubble and the economic ripples it will send through the country and the world if it bursts. Indeed, a number of commentators have been fatalistic about the possibility of deflating this bubble because real estate seems to be the engine of the Chinese economy.

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  16. Fannie Mae lowers 2018 origination estimates as housing market weakensRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | National Mortgage News

    ... report. Last month, Fannie predicted originations would total $1.67 trillion this year. "Our expectations for housing have become more pessimistic: Rising interest rates and declining housing sentiment from both consumers and lenders led us to lower ...

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  17. Big Isle panel advances vacation rental regulationsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    HILO>> A Big Island panel has advanced a measure that would prohibit short-term vacation rentals in residential and agricultural zones. Hilo at sunrise.

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  18. Bank OZK profit plummets on CRE-related chargeoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | American Banker

    ... Sears and JCPenney. The other loan is associated with a residential real estate development in North Carolina were housing sales have dropped sharply. Net interest income increased by 5%, to $220 million. Deposit costs nearly doubled, to $51.8 ...

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  19. Buena Vista will decide 2A lodging tax proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Chaffee County Times

    ... and eschewing public participation in its handling of the "land swap" deal with Urban, Inc. to develop an affordable housing complex. Selby, who said he estimates he could lose $200,000 during his first year in the thin-margin hotel business, said ...

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  20. Proposition 5: California's property tax measure, explainedRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Curbed

    ... almost certainly cost schools and local governments a lot of taxpayer revenue. Its potential effects on California's housing market are less clear, but few predict it will bring down sky-high real estate prices. To take advantage of Proposition 5's ...

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