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U-Haul: Biggest Population Shift to Pittsburgh in 2012 By Joel Cone, Staff Writer April 18, 2013 People were on the move in 2012 and apparently the most popular place for them to move to was Pittsburgh, Penn., according to the 2012 Top U.S. Growth Cities Report recently released by U-Haul International. President's 2014 Budget Foresees $943 Million FHA Bailout By Octavio Nuiry, Senior Staff Writer April 16, 2013 The Obama administration’s proposed fiscal budget for 2014 estimates that the cash-strapped Federal Housing Administration (FHA) will need a $943 million taxpayer bailout this year. New Problems Require New Solutions By Gary Beasley, president and CEO of Waypoint Homes April 16, 2013 In the March issue of the Foreclosure News Report, we invited Gary Beasley, president and CEO of Waypoint Homes, to tell us how his company is investing in the foreclosure marketplace. Should Housing Prices Be Higher? By Peter Miller, Contributor April 10, 2013 The real estate marketplace must be doing well. ‘Slow Speed’ Investor Tracks Phoenix Market With RealtyTrac By Joel Cone, Staff Writer April 10, 2013 Michelle McGrew is not in any hurry to move, although she plans on selling the home she and her family live in this year because they want to downsize. March Madness Rental Tournament Goes Orange By Joel Cone, Staff Writer April 5, 2013 If the earlier rounds of March Madness have shown us anything, this year’s tournament has had plenty of excitement, drama and disappointment for die-hard fans and the players. Las Vegas Apartment Market Still Reeling By Octavio Nuiry, Senior Staff Writer April 4, 2013 Not only was Nevada’s residential real estate market hammered during the foreclosure crisis, but the state’s multifamily market did not fare any better. Is the Mortgage Interest Deduction Really Safe in Washington? By Peter Miller, Contributor April 3, 2013 The nation's capital seems very quiet at this time. The sequester deadline has passed and the budget debate continues, both with little apparent impact. 20 Markets Where Buying Rentals Still Makes Sense (and Dollars) By Daren Blomquist, RealtyTrac Vice President April 3, 2013 RealtyTrac developed a list of the 20 best markets nationwide for purchasing single family rentals by analyzing median sales prices and average rental rates in hundreds of U.S. housing markets. Video: Pinpointing Prime Rental Purchases on RealtyTrac By RealtyTrac Staff April 2, 2013 RealtyTrac provides local rental rates and estimated monthly payments for all properties listed for sale on its website nationwide — including pre-foreclosures, auctions and REO. Print Email

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