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New Home Sales Surge in December

New single-family home sales in December rose to their highest level in eight months and prices were the highest since April 2008, raising cautious optimism for a housing market recovery. The Commerce Department said sales jumped 17.5 percent to a … Continue reading

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What’s Happening to Mortgage Rates?

NEW YORK (CNNMoney.com) — The era of near 4% mortgage rates has ended after a quick rate rise since early November. But some industry experts think that may be a good thing for the flagging housing market. The average 30-year … Continue reading

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