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Housing Crash Increases Rent Costs

You’d think a crash in real estate prices would reduce rents. You’d be wrong. As more people leave their homes and abandon their dream of owning their home, more such people are forced to rent. Rising rents are fueling inflation … Continue reading

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Hottest Housing Markets

CNBC. 8:15 a.m. An investor says he’s buying homes in Las Vegas, Phoenix, Texas. Places where rents are going up on single family homes while prices go down. High-end market is dragging down the entire housing economy, according to an … Continue reading

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The UK Mortgage Squeeze

From London: THE mortgage business is in crisis, with the number of products on the market slashed by 50 per cent, making borrowing both difficult and more expensive for both existing and would-be home owners, it has been claimed. Kidderminster-based … Continue reading

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Mortgage Crisis – Interest Rates To Rise

Michael Goode writes about the future mortgage crisis. Future? Yep. He says things are going to get worse. Yes, the subprime crisis is largely over. It can’t do much more damage to the economy. He writes: "However, prime and Alt-A … Continue reading

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