Home Price Appreciation in Highest-Risk Natural Hazard Cities

Having to brave hurricanes and other natural disasters may actually come with a price premium for homeowners.

According to a report from property database ATTOM Data Solutions, median home prices in cities with the top 80th percentile for natural hazard housing risk have appreciated 40 percent on average over the…

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How to Lessen Home Damage from Hurricanes and High Winds

Insurer Nationwide released these tips for preparing your home for a hurricane last week, just ahead of Florence. But hurricane season is still with us, so it’s worth keeping these things in mind:

Secure outdoor items

Move items like patio furniture, garden décor and trash cans to an…

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U.S. Home Loan Originations Drop to Four-Year Low

Home loan originations dropped to a four-year low in the second quarter, according to new data from property database curator ATTOM Data Solutions.

Specifically, more than 1.5 million (1,527,433) loans secured by residential property (1 to 4 units) were originated in Q2 2018, down 16 percent…

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How to Save Money with a New Apartment

With rents increasing across the country, from Los Angeles at 3% in to Atlantaat 4.7%, renters are taking savvy approaches to save money around their homes, says apartment-listing site Apartments.com.

So the company is revealing the top 10 tips to save money using little time and effort…

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How Amazon Could Cause a Rental Housing Shortage

Online retailer Amazon is so massive these days, its decision on where to locate its second headquarters (HQ2) could result in a localized shortage of rental housing, rental search platform HotPads predicts.

Among all U.S. cities on Amazon’s HQ2 shortlist, Raleigh, N.C., would need to build the…

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