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South Florida Leads Nation In Cash Home Sales

It’s been said that ‘cash is king’ when making purchases and nowhere in the country is that more true than South Florida when it comes to buying a home.

08/20/2014

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Zillow Buying Trulia To Make Real Estate Titan

Real estate website operator Zillow is buying rival Trulia in a $3.5 billion deal that would make the biggest player in the online real estate market.

07/28/2014

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Man Sentenced To 10 Years For Mortgage Fraud Scheme

A developer who “flipped” houses throughout Florida has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for what prosecutors say was a mortgage fraud scheme.

07/13/2014

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Mixed Results: U.S. Housing Market Resembled the 2014 World Cup in June

The latest residential data shows key indicators in housing are mixed. The market is said to be recovering, but not yet recovered.

07/02/2014

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Florida Led Nation In Short Sales Of Homes In April

Several Florida metro areas led the pack when it came to short sales of homes in April. Orlando, Lakeland, Tampa, and Palm Bay had the highest rates of short sales in the nation, according to the research firm RealtyTrac.

06/02/2014

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Cash Is King In Florida Real Estate

When it comes to buying a house or condo in Florida, cash is king. Almost two-thirds of Florida housing sales in the first quarter of this year were done in cash, according to the study by the research firm, RealtyTrac.

05/08/2014

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Houses Selling Like Hotcakes Here And There

Spring 2014 housing indicators tell us that procrastination is not the way forward for buyers.

04/30/2014

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Florida Has 2nd Highest Rate Of Homes Underwater

Nearly a third of all homeowners in Florida are seriously underwater. According to a new report released by RealtyTrac 31 percent of homes in Florida were underwater in the first quarter.

04/21/2014

March 10, 2014: Donald Trump testified in court in Fort Lauderdale.  (Source: CBS4)

Donald Trump Testifies In Court About Condo Project

Donald Trump was on the hot seat in a Fort Lauderdale courtroom over his decision to pull his name from a condo project on Fort Lauderdale Beach.

CBS Miami–03/10/2014

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Pick A Pocket Or Two: February Real Estate Recap

Due to frigid conditions in much of the nation, February’s real estate wrap-up required boots and a shovel, as well as deeper pockets.

03/01/2014

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