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  1. CFPB Addresses Marketing Services AgreementsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Mortgage News Daily

    Saying it was "deeply concerned" about how marketing services agreements are undermining consumer safeguards against kickbacks, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has issued guidance about them directed to the mortgage industry. The Bureau released a bulletin on Thursday which offers an overview of the federal prohibition against kickbacks and the risks lenders face when then enter into the agreements.


  2. Angelina Jolie Pitt's Childhood Home for SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Zillow Blog

    The Whitney House , a childhood home of Academy Award-winning actress Angelina Jolie Pitt, could be yours for $2.049 million. Sitting on a secluded 2-acre plot about 25 minutes outside Manhattan in Palisades, NY, the 4-bedroom, 4-bath mid-century modern home boasts over 4,000 square feet.


  3. Home Improvement Projects: DIY or Hire a Pro?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Zillow Blog

    ... it's a good idea to DIY, and when it's better to hire someone who's got the tools, knowledge and skills to make your home the best it can be. DIY : Laying down flooring or putting up a kitchen backsplash has become increasingly DIY-friendly as ...


  4. Locals Share Their Spokane SecretsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Zillow Blog

    ... Loves As a lifetime northsider, I would have to say the northside every time! We've got esteemed restaurants, high home values, some of the best schools, gorgeous scenery and our very own Costco need I say more?! But, before I'm accused of bias, I ...


  5. Alberta recession to see provincial GDP shrink by 1.4% this year: TDRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | CBC News

    Housing starts, real estate sales volumes, and home prices are expected to contract in 2016, according to TD Economics. Alberta is in a recession and will see its GDP contract by about 1.4 per cent in 2015, according to a new report from TD Economics.


  6. Mylightingsource.com Launches Latest Ceiling Fans Facilitating Home Upgrade ProjectsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | SBWire

    According to RealEstate.com, small outdoor home improvement projects are among the least expensive to carry out and can offer an up to 72 percent ROI; along those same lines, improving curb appeal is often the primary driving force drawing in potential buyers. This is old news to local electrical contractors turned national lighting design team, Mylightingsource.com, whose staff has witnessed the evolution of the home improvement industry since 1948.


  7. MGIC: Primary new mortgage insurance continues to dropRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Housing Wire

    Primary new mortgage insurance continued to drop and fell to $3.9 billion, according to MGIC Investment's September operational summery of its insurance subsidiaries for its primary mortgage insurance. The month began with 64,805 loans in its primary delinquent inventory and ended with 64,642 delinquencies on file.


  8. Average US rate on 30-year mortgages falls to 3.76 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | KBCI CBS 2

    Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates fell sharply this week amid concern over a labor market that has shown recent signs of weakness. Mortgage giant Freddie Mac said Thursday the average rate on a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage dropped to 3.76 percent from 3.85 percent a week earlier.


  9. 5 powerful slides for every listing presentationRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | Inman News

    ... slides you can include in your listing presentation to show sellers you've got the skills to market and sell their home: Preparation: Show how the preparation of the home influences the asking price and the speed in which the market will respond to ...


  10. Wow House: Your Own Resort Comes With Pool, SpaRead the original story

    14 min ago | Patch.com

    This week's Sandy Springs WOW house is a 5 bedroom, 5 bathroom home with 4,456 square feet of space. Live in your own resort on over 1 acre of lush landscaping w/ stacked stone accents surrounding gunite salt water pool and spa.


  11. Scottish 'bloody judge' mansion for saleRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | Scotsman.com

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. But its most famous proprietor was a judge who imprisoned over a thousand Scots and left many of them to die - earning him the nickname George 'Bloody' Mackenzie.


  12. AMCAP Mortgage - NHB Celebrates UDSA Milestone with Launch of Deed Fostering CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | SBWire

    Records indicate 1949 saw the launch of the USDA Rural Development Loan program. This year marks its 66th anniversary as well as bringing the home ownership dreams of more than 1 million families to fruition.


  13. At the Urban Homestead - Beautiful MaizeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | Duke City Fix

    Every year Tom and I plant native field corn which we grind to make things like polenta and corn muffins, add to my whole grain sourdough bread, etc. We originally planted a small circle in the center of our garden in appreciation for the beautiful multi-colored ears and because it felt like a sacred marker so to speak.


  14. Mortgage rates slip in Freddie Mac's latest reportRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | Seeking Alpha

    Mortgage rates fell in the latest Freddie Mac survey , citing last Friday's weak jobs report that sent Treasury yields tumbling.


  15. Take advantage of the mystery of plant regenerationRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | The Daily Breeze

    Now is the best time of year to plant just about anything, including California natives. At the Theodore Payne Foundation native plant nursery, 10459 Tuxford St., in Sun Valley, there is a sale that ends today.


  16. Author Karen Levy to discuss her memoir at Woodland libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Davis Enterprise

    ... and you have to have an audience," she said. "My purpose initially was to figure things out for myself, this idea of home, and loyalties. Once you know what you want to say, that makes it easier." Levy also teaches writing at Sacramento State, which ...


  17. Chatham Church Parishioner, Active Volunteer Dies at 100Read the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | Patch.com

    The centenarian lived in Florham Park and was raised in Madison, spending most of her life in Morris County. Yuelling worked at Picatinny Arsenal and the GM Plant in Linden during World War II, and later worked in the garment industry for many years.


  18. Group aims to preserve closed tourist attractionRead the original story

    21 min ago | Darlington and Stockton Times

    Volunteers from the Hands on Middlesbrough group and Friends of Nature's World have been going in every week to tend the gardens at the former tourist attraction in a bid to maintain the secret gardens and deserted orchards there. Last week 150 people went in to pick apples in its orchards so the fruit was not left to rot.


  19. CMHC says the annual pace of housing starts picked up in SeptemberRead the original story

    22 min ago | Ottawa Business Journal

    ... Quebec, the Prairies, Atlantic Canada and British Columbia, but decreased in Ontario. The report on the increase in new home starts came as Statistics Canada reported its new housing price index was up 0.3 per cent due in large part to higher prices ...


  20. These Are the Juiciest Nuggets From Bill Gross's Lawsuit Against PimcoRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | News Max

    Bill Gross is suing Pimco and its parent company Allianz or "hundreds of millions of dollars," Bloomberg reports on Thursday. The complaint alleges Gross was wrongfully pushed out as the bond giant's chief investment officer by a "cabal" of executives seeking a bigger slice of the bonus pool, but there's plenty of other meat to chew on in the full complaint.