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US New Home Sales Fall Slightly in January

By Josh Boak | Feb 26
Sales of new U.S. homes were basically flat in January, evidence that recent job gains and relatively low mortgage rates have yet to spur the real estate market.

Historic Snows Causing Headaches for Real Estate Industry

By Philip Marcelo | Feb 26
All that snow in New England may make your property look as pretty as a calendar shot, but it won't do you any favors if you're trying to buy or sell a house.

Recession "Poster City" Still Faces Uphill Road

By Matthew Wexler | Feb 25
A small Ohio town continues to bounce back after being dubbed "ground zero" for the Great Recession.

Home Construction Slips in January

By Josh Boak | Feb 19
U.S. homebuilders slowed the pace of construction in January, breaking ground on fewer single-family houses ahead of the spring buying season.

Student Debt Load Limits Americans' Home-Buying

By Christopher S. Rugaber | Feb 18
Younger Americans are struggling to keep up with steadily-rising student debt loads, a burden that is limiting their ability to buy homes.

Newark City Gives a Valentine's Gift to Couples

By EDGE | Feb 12
City-owned lots will be sold to couples as homesteads at $1,000; Residents must make commitment to live on site for five years.

Ready to Buy? Making the Most of Open House Visits

By Alex Veiga | Feb 11
Open houses offer more than just the opportunity to get a closer look at a property, so being prepared is key.

Joan Rivers' Penthouse Hits the Market for $28M

By EDGE | Feb 10
Got $30 million kicking around and looking to live like a queen (of comedy)? The Manhattan penthouse belonging to the late comedienne Joan Rivers is on the market.

Report: Silicon Valley Tech Economy Booming

By Martha Mendosza | Feb 4
A study released shows Silicon Valley's tech economy is continuing to boom, with 58,000 new jobs and 42,000 new residents last year and all indications the record growth will continue.

Smithsonian Working to Finalize Deal for New London Site

By Brett Zongker | Feb 3
As London works to redevelop its Olympic park from 2012 with a new cultural center, it could eventually include an import from the United States. The Smithsonian Institution is working to establish its first international museum outpost in Britain.

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