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As immigration falls sharply, red hot housing market attracts hordes of buyers in Metro Vancouver – Straight.com
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As immigration falls sharply, red hot housing market attracts hordes of buyers in Metro Vancouver  Straight.com

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Home buyers may get helping hand from stock meltdown
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The housing market had already been steadily gaining ground even before the latest drop in rates. Indeed, it's been one of the strongest parts of the economy over the past year. Sales of new and previously owned homes are likely to finish 2015 at the …

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Buyers wanted: $1 million-plus homes
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Compare that to the height of the housing bubble from September 2005 to August 2006. Houses priced $1 million and up in New Castle County were flying off the market in 17 days at 96.7 percent of the original list price, according to Trend. During that …

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Phoenix boomerang buyers revisiting home ownership after housing crisis
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A study from the National Association of Realtors shows many of those buyers who lost their homes during the housing crisis have restored their credit and are ready to become homeowners again. Phoenix, one of a number of cities hit hard by the market …

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Boomerang buyers to get more advice on bank's eBus – Detroit Free Press
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It's estimated that 2.2 million home buyers who were caught in the depths of the housing crisis could potentially re-enter the mortgage market in the future, according to a study issued in June by TransUnion. The group is now known as "boomerang buyers.

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On the House: First-time buyers: the key to housing recovery
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In the aftermath of the economic meltdown in September 2008, credit tightened dramatically. Although this was understandable, given the severity of the recession that followed, the result was that more lower-income buyers turned to the Federal Housing …

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Las Vegas viewed as good market for boomerang buyers
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LAS VEGAS — Now that seven years have passed since the beginning of the housing market meltdown in 2007, real estate analytics company RealtyTrac says the Las Vegas metropolitan area could benefit from the presence of “boomerang buyers.”.

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The Housing Bubble Blog » Six Months Ago Buyers Were …
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Chief analyst at real estate agent Centaline Property, Zhang Dawei, said the price decline resulted in losses for home buyers, especially those who purchased houses in 2013. 'The Chinese property market has bid farewell to …

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SmartZip Analytics, born of the housing crash, aims to create smarter home buyers
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The UpTake: With the mortgage meltdown in full swing, Avi Gupta set out to create analytics tools that could help people and businesses avoid the mistakes that led to the Great Recession. The idea has caught on. I f there hadn't been a subprime …

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The Housing Bubble Blog » Buyers Are Balking At Paying …
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'The central bank took the unprecedented step of quadrupling the economy's monetary base in an effort to help counter the deflationary effect of the waves of foreclosures that followed the bust of the housing bubble.'.

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First-time buyers in NYC need $97K up front
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Also, since the housing meltdown of 2008, it has become more difficult for many people to obtain a mortgage. “At the moment we certainly still have restrictive underwriting standards, requiring them to have a very strong credit score and a very big …

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The battle between traditional buyers and cash buyers …
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If housing is so hot and everyone has gotten the memo, why are purchase applications at levels last seen in December of 2000? Did You Enjoy The Post? Subscribe to Dr. Housing Bubble's Blog to get updated housing …

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Home market: Too few buyers or sellers
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WASHINGTON — Entering the 2014 spring buying season, the U.S. housing market faces an unusual dilemma: Too few people are selling homes, yet too few buyers can afford the homes that are for sale. “Both sides of the equation are in a funk,” said Glenn …

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'Boomerang' buyers getting another chance at homeownership
www.sun-sentinel.com

Appolon's experience may give hope to tens of thousands of people snared in a housing collapse that hit South Florida particularly hard. Many of those people thought they'd never own again – or at least have to wait a decade or longer to even think …

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'Boomerang' buyers getting another chance at homeownership
www.sun-sentinel.com

Appolon's experience may give hope to tens of thousands of people snared in a housing collapse that hit South Florida particularly hard. Many of those people thought they'd never own again – or at least have to wait a decade or longer to even think …

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New mortgage rules aim to protect home buyers, owners
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Six years after the housing meltdown exposed fissures in the system, new mortgage rules that will take effect Friday stand to remodel the market. Housing groups worry that changes meant to shield Americans from abusive lending practices that …

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Rolling back home buyers protection
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(St. Louis) — Many homeowners this year are thankful for signs of a recovering housing market and new rules limiting uncontrolled fees linked to the mortgage meltdown. But legislation in Congress would roll back some consumer protections, making it …

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More buyers opting for less yard in Lakeville
www.startribune.com

Large numbers of unsold townhouse units — some built just before the housing market meltdown — are sitting on the market throughout the Twin Cities. At the Donnelly Farms subdivision, Summergate Cos. this year completed work on converting former …

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