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Vacant Homes Burgalarized at Increasing Rate

Vacant Homes Burgalarized at Increasing Rate

As we mentioned back in March, communities are increasingly facing the threats of crime due to the increased number of foreclosed homes which fall into disrepair and attract theft and squatters. The Atlanta police department has now setup a special vacant home burglary team. They are usually much to late […]

House Flipping Foibles

House Flipping Foibles

As the chips continue to fall in the subprime meltdown, its hard to ignore the glut of house flipping (get rich) tv shows that continue to be aired. Dr Housing Bubble has an interesting analysis of TLC’s Property Ladder which is one of the few shows that actually portrays flops […]

Home Remodeling Suffers Setbacks from Subprime Fiasco Fallout

Home Remodeling Suffers Setbacks from
Subprime Fiasco Fallout

We are bombarded with droll real estate news ad nauseam. Now its reported that folks are not only not able to sell or refinance their homes but they are also not investing in their homes by remodeling at the rate they have been. This is understandable considering the financial situation […]