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  1. Draft redevelopment plan gives more details on possible future of Upper Harbor TerminalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2018 | Star Tribune

    Developers have given more details on the first phase of a massive remake of nearlt one mile of city-owned riverfront in north Minneapolis. On Wednesday, the development team made up of United Properties, Thor Cos., and First Avenue Productions revealed a draft redevelopment concept for the Upper Harbor Terminal that includes an outdoor amphitheater, hotel, residential building and offices.

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  2. Homebuilder sentiment edges down to lowest since SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2018 | National Mortgage News

    Confidence among homebuilders fell to an 11-month low in August on rising construction costs and shortages of skilled labor, a National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo report showed Wednesday. The Housing Market Index decreased to 67, matching estimates, from 68 in July.

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  3. Toledo area home sales up slightly; market stays strongRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2018 | National Mortgage News

    July homes sales in Lucas and upper Wood counties increased by a meager 1.7% over July of last year, but in terms of actual sales numbers 2018 is proving to be a strong year for local residential real estate. There were 588 homes sold in Lucas and upper Wood counties last month, according to monthly figures from the Toledo Regional Association of Realtors.

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  4. Canadian home sales climb in July on Toronto gainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2018 | National Mortgage News

    Increases in Toronto pushed Canadian housing sales higher for a third month, further evidence the country's real estate market is regaining strength after it stumbled at the start of this year. Transactions nationwide rose 1.9% from June to 38,612, bringing them back toward the 10-year average, the Canadian Real Estate Association said Wednesday from Ottawa.

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  5. Opinion: Should B.C. follow New Zealand's foreign buyer ban?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2018 | Richmond News

    It has just been confirmed, on August 14, that this policy will go ahead. Just like in Canada, New Zealand's larger cities have seen a severe housing supply shortage and home prices have soared in the past decade, rising around 18 per cent year over year in its capital, Wellington.

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  6. Why Auckland house prices will keep continuing to fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... "Another risk has emerged on the horizon and that would be contagion from a more marked slowdown in the Australian housing market than is currently expected," she said. Barfoot & Thompson's monthly median sale price figures shows prices last month ...

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  7. New Zealand bans most foreigners from buying homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2018 | Pattaya Mail

    Previously the housing market was open to investors worldwide, but the government on Wednesday passed legislation that allows only New Zealand residents to buy homes. In recent years, there have been many anecdotal stories of wealthy foreigners from Silicon Valley and beyond buying ranches in picturesque rural New Zealand as a "bolt hole" or escape option from a turbulent world.

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  8. New Zealand Bans Home Sales To Most Foreigners: 'It's Not A Right, It's A Privilege'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2018 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    ... land - which measured just a tenth of an acre - was on sale for $840,000. Determined to combat New Zealand's lofty housing prices, the country's lawmakers have trained their aim at a distant target: the buyers beyond their borders. By a close vote ...

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  9. $0.99 EPS Expected for Realogy Holdings Corp (RLGY) This QuarterRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2018 | IntersportsWire

    Analysts forecast that Realogy Holdings Corp will announce $0.99 earnings per share for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Two analysts have issued estimates for Realogy's earnings, with the lowest EPS estimate coming in at $0.98 and the highest estimate coming in at $1.00.

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  10. Seattle-area home price reductions surge, signaling market shiftRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2018 | Business Journal

    ... are still expected to appreciate at double their historic rate over the next 12 months, but the frenetic pace of the housing market over the past few years is starting to return toward a more normal trend." It's the latest sign that the housing ...

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  11. Andrew Weaver wants B.C. to follow New Zealand ban on foreign homebuyersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2018 | CBC News

    ... strong public policy." B.C. Green Party Leader Andrew Weaver says foreign capital is having a bigger impact on the housing market than the numbers show. Weaver says restricting foreign buyers is a widely-used approach globally that could make home ...

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  12. Opinion: Interest, inflation, trade could indicate coming downturnRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2018 | Colorado Springs Business Journal

    ... or economic slowdown, Goss said, both at the consumer level and federal level. On the consumer level, Goss said housing prices have continued to increase. "The housing price increases are different this time versus last time in 2006 and 2007. It's ...

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  13. Airbnb says San Diego teachers made $2.7 million last year with short-term vacation rentalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2018 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... increased by about 15 percent since 1999, but like other professions, their income is offset by increasing costs of housing and living. The report noted that 94 percent of all teachers pay for school supplies out of their own pocket. "[On a national ...

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  14. First Choice Bancorp (FCBP) Getting Favorable Press Coverage, Report ShowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2018 | IntersportsWire

    News articles about First Choice Bancorp have been trending positive on Wednesday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time.

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  15. R. Scott Alagood: Landowners should expect visits from solar development companiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2018 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Solar power is increasingly being used around the world. It is used to power homes, cars, planes, calculators and, in Texas, deer feeders.

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  16. Trump's tariffs make lumber more expensive as California recovers from wildfiresRead the original story

    Aug 15, 2018 | ABC News

    ... getting more expensive and more are outside the budget for families earning the median income in the U.S. NAHB says housing affordability is at a 10-year low in the second quarter of 2018. "Tight inventory conditions and rising construction costs ...

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  17. Home sales continue to decline in many parts of the OkanaganRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2018 | GlobalNews

    "The number of units sold has dropped month over month for the past five months. That is something we have not seen for some time," Okanagan Mainline Real Estate Board president Marv Beer said.

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  18. Trumpa s tariffs make lumber more expensive as California recovers from wildfiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2018 | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    ... getting more expensive and more are outside the budget for families earning the median income in the U.S. NAHB says housing affordability is at a 10-year low in the second quarter of 2018. "Tight inventory conditions and rising construction costs ...

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  19. Cities where middle class priced out of home market According to the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2018 | The York Daily Record

    According to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, families that pay more than 30% of their incomes on housing are considered cost burdened and may have difficulty affording rent as well as other necessities, such as food, clothing, transportation, and medical care. Priced out of the market? Cities where the middle class can no longer afford a home According to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, families that pay more than 30% of their incomes on housing are considered cost burdened and may have difficulty affording rent as well as other necessities, such as food, clothing, transportation, and medical care.

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  20. Why Did This Town's Entire Police Force Quit?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2018 | StrongTowns

    Today we are sharing a guest post by Christian Bergland. He is a Strong Towns reader who is from Blandford, Massachusetts.

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