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The FHA is slashing the cost of mortgage insurance to just .85% of a loan's value. Why it's good news for first-time buyers.
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Before buying her first home, Stephanie simulated the cost of homeownership for three months. Here's why she decided not to buy.
In some big U.S. cities, people are afraid to sell their homes—even for a stellar price. What's behind the collective hesitation?
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Health & Wellness
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