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'What we are going through right now is a Fed mistake,' said Tracy Chen, a portfolio manager at Brandywine Global Investment Management.
Six months before Dustin Diamond passed away in February 2021, he was forced to put his longtime home in Port Washington, Wisconsin up for sale after a bank threatened foreclosure for unpaid dues. More than two years later, on May 27, 2022, it finally sold for $276,400 to a real estate developer with plans of tearing down the structure and turning it into some type of commercial property, The Post can report. As to the exact plans of the land, that remains unknown. The Post has reached out for comment. Best known for his role as Screech Powers in...
I was CEO of one of the largest U.S. mortgage lenders: This move would lower the cost of buying a home.
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Surveyors have seen the longest stretch of shrinking buyer demand in the housing market since the early stages of the coronavirus pandemic.Despite this, house prices continue to move firmly upwards and are still expected to be higher in a year’s time, according to the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).A net balance of 25% of property professionals reported new buyer inquiries falling rather than rising in July, marking the third month in a row of an overall decline.The RICS report said: “As such, this marks the third successive report in which this indicator has been in negative territory, thereby representing...
Click here to read the full article. Connecticut may be the Land of Steady Habits, but it’s also the country of luxury proclivities. Witness a newly listed Greenwich mega-mansion: Positioned on a lush 19-acre lot, the jaw-dropping abode spans 17,878 square feet and features 10 bedrooms and 14.5 baths. Even more impressively, it has a lower-level garage with the capacity to house up to a whopping 30 cars—a coveted feature for serious collectors, especially in a state that buys as many luxury cars as Connecticut. Tucked behind stately gates, the prominent dwelling was custom built in 2009 and has been listed by...
Lakers forward Carmelo Anthony has listed his New York City condo for sale, purchased when he played for the Knicks, according to Architectural Digest.
As mortgage rates surged, prospective homeowners were priced out. Now there are not enough buyers for an increasing number of homes.
Newlywed actor Ben Affleck just listed his Los Angeles home located in an area of the Pacific Palisades known as “The Riviera” for $29.995 million. Affleck purchased the new-build property for $19.25 million back in 2018 and was reportedly its first occupant. The 13,000-plus-square-foot tri-level mansion sits on 0.56 acres of land on the edge of the Riviera Country Club’s championship golf course, and boasts seven bedrooms and nine bathrooms.
Soaring inflation is forcing many people to look for ways to reduce their expenses.
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WELLINGTON, Aug 11 (Reuters) - New Zealand house prices fell in July with the median price recording its first annual fall since 2011, the Real Estate Institute of New Zealand (REINZ) said on Thursday.
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