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Why Housing Wealth Matters for Seniors
Wednesday, February 13, 2013
The number of empty rental units shrunk greatly in the last two years
Tuesday, February 12, 2013
Where the Richest Americans Live
Monday, November 19, 2012

Even if you don’t like Starbucks, you still might want to live by one

If A Starbucks Opens In A New Neighborhood, It’s Time To Buy A Home There

One of the best ways to stretch your buying dollar is to find a neighborhood that is in transition. Called fringe or transitional neighborhoods, they are typically close to major metropolitan areas and were once neglected and less desirable. Is there a trendy restaurant where a tattoo parlor used to be? These neighborhoods are now beginning to enjoy a new life and your goal is the find them.
Simon Owens is an assistant managing editor at U.S. News & World Report. Follow him on Twitter, Facebook, or Google+. Email him at sowens@usnews.com
Thursday, September 13, 2012
They say everything’s bigger in Texas, including, it seems, the housing market recovery. A Texas-Sized Housing Recovery
Wednesday, August 22, 2012
CHART OF THE DAY: Do you find it extreme that parents are more willing to buy properties in their kids’ college towns rather than paying rent?

CHART OF THE DAY: Do you find it extreme that parents are more willing to buy properties in their kids’ college towns rather than paying rent?

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Home buyers are thinking, ‘Maybe we don’t need that 7,000 square foot home like we thought we did in 2004 or 2005 when the market was approaching its top. Paul Bishop, VP of research at NAR — Why We’re Shunning the McMansion
Thursday, December 23, 2010