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Investors drove U.S. home sales up in March
WASHINGTON -- Investors drove up U.S. home sales last month, plunking down cash to grab cheap homes at risk of foreclosure.
Home building rises, foreclosures a threat (Reuters)
Reuters - U.S. home building and permits for future construction rebounded strongly last month from February's weather-depressed levels, but a glut of housing on the market will make further gains difficult.

Fewer local, state homeowners entered foreclosure process last quarter
The number of homeowners entering foreclosure dropped sharply regionally and statewide last quarter, according to new figures LaJolla-based researcher DataQuick Information Systems released today.
<br/> (BRIAN RAMSAY/bramsay@modbee.com) - Stanislaus ...
Mortgage denied: Sometimes, for no good reason
Getting a mortgage just keeps getting tougher, and many homebuyers are getting rejected for loans they could easily afford.
American dream fades
Ongoing economic, financial and housing woes continue to hit Americans where they live -- or used to.
Homeownership stays at lowest level in a decade (AP)
AP - The nation's homeownership rate remained at its lowest in more than a decade, hampered by a rise in foreclosures and weak demand for housing.
Home prices still tumbling
The robo-signing controversy is just another issue that the already sluggish housing market didn't need -- but most analysts do not think it will have far-reaching impact.
Home prices haven't hit bottom yet
The robo-signing controversy is just another issue that the already sluggish housing market didn't need -- but most analysts do not think it will have far-reaching impact.
Report: Las Vegas housing market saw September slump
The weak economic recovery in Southern Nevada kept buyers on the sidelines in one of the slowest Septembers in recent history for the Las Vegas housing market.
The money on Foursquare
Foursquare founder Dennis Crowley kicked up a firestorm last week when he said users "should get some kind of referrer's fee" when they get their online followers to buy items like movie tickets.
Haitians urged to evacuate tent cities as storm comes (AFP)
AFP - Haitian leaders urged many displaced in tent cities to evacuate Thursday as a deadly storm bore down on the quake-hit Caribbean nation, but thousands clung to their makeshift homes.

Las Vegas attorney indicted in 'Save Your House' foreclosure scam
A Las Vegas attorney and two others were indicted today for allegedly operating a foreclosure rescue scam in Las Vegas during 2008 and 2009, the Nevada Attorney General's office announced.
UNLV index signals slight gains ahead for Las Vegas economy
An index that predicts the Las Vegas economy rose for the second consecutive month.
U.S. sounds warning on healthcare costs
Federal government could be paying more than half of tab next year

In a stark reminder of growing costs, the government estimated today that health care consumed a record 17.3 percent of all spending in the U.S ...

Home energy retrofits: The bottom line
Investing to make your home more energy efficient may lower the bills, but it may not boost its price, partly because these investments aren't fully valued by appraisers.
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