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Beware of landlords offering freebies and discounts to get you to sign

Not all deals are created equally. 33 min ago

Why it makes more sense to rent than buy

Nearly two-thirds of Americans live in areas where it is more affordable to rent than buy. 10:48 a.m. Jan. 13, 2018

Why $1 million can’t buy you a luxury home anymore

There are more homes worth $5 million-plus than ever before. 10:29 a.m. Jan. 11, 2018

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Activists and progressive politicians champion rent-control policies, but studies show these regulations have negative consequences. - Joe Raedle/Getty Images
How rent control can exacerbate inequality

A new report adds to the growing literature concerning the effects of rent control.

5:09 p.m. Jan. 8, 2018
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More than 13% of the homes in these states are worth more than $1 million

In Washington, D.C., California and Hawaii, more than 13% of the homes are worth more than a million dollars.

2:33 p.m. Dec. 28, 2017
A fresh coat of paint will help a house get sold, but choosing the right color can make sellers thousands of dollars richer. - Getty Images/iStock
Paint your bathroom this color and boost your home’s selling price by $5,400

Maybe don’t go with Pantone’s 2018 color of the year.

2:07 p.m. Dec. 28, 2017
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Behold, the ‘Holiday Doorman Tip-O-Meter’ is here...

Whether you rent or own, the

11:07 a.m. Dec. 24, 2017
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How do you politely refuse to host your in-laws over the holidays?

There’s an art to letting potential guests down easy.

11:04 a.m. Dec. 24, 2017
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Miami penthouse goes on the market for 33 bitcoin -- cash not accepted

This Miami penthouse was listed on real estate site Redfin for 33 bitcoin.

7:19 p.m. Dec. 13, 2017
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Woman beats bedbug infestation, but her house is a loser

An Ohio woman successfully used rubbing alcohol to rid her house of bed bugs — because she also burned her entire home to the ground in the process.

5:04 p.m. Dec. 10, 2017
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These 4 colors can be the kiss of death when selling your home

Painting your home with a weird color either inside or out could repel prospective buyers.

10:01 a.m. Dec. 8, 2017

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