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Mouse Infestation? A Look Back at Florida Before Disney

Jul 15
Watch Mike Wallace's 60 Minutes report from 1972 to see the Florida that existed before Mickey and millions of tourists descended on Orlando and permanently changed the culture and economics of the state.

Average US Rate on 30-Year Mortgage Falls to 4.04 Percent

Jul 11
Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates fell this week, retreating from high levels for the year amid economic turbulence overseas. The lower rates brought an incentive for prospective purchasers toward the end of the spring home buying season.

Owner of 'Tetris' Rights Takes Hawaii Home, Ranch Off Grid

By Caleb Jones | Jul 8
High above the bustling city of Honolulu, in a quiet, exclusive hillside neighborhood where some of the island's wealthiest residents live, there is an extravagant home that's not quite like the others.

Hamptons Building Backlash

By Frank Eltman | Jul 7
Mansions are as synonymous with the Hamptons as manicured lawns and white sandy beaches. But some in tony villages on eastern Long Island are looking to slow down, or even stop, a growing trend of building ever-larger homes on small lots.

I'll Take Manhattan: Average Apartment Hits $1.8M

Jul 1
The average sales price of a Manhattan apartment has eclipsed $1.8 million - a new high.

Moving? Don't Leave Your House Behind

Jun 30
These days, when homeowners decide to move, more and more of them are taking their houses with them. Vinita Nair finds out what's involved in these major relocations.

Average US Rate on 30-Year Mortgage Edges up to 4.02 Pct.

Jun 29
Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates were mixed last week, marking slight increases or declines but remaining close to high levels for the year.

Did Politics Poison the Pines?

By Steve Weinstein | Jun 29
Snatching up the majority of commercial property in Fire Island pines for less than half its initial asking price was the easy part for gay hotelier Ian Reisner - until Ted Cruz entered the picture.

Fastest Rising Rents in U.S.? Mississippi & Maine

By Josh Boak | Jun 26
Home rental prices are climbing across much of the United States - with the biggest gains coming from not from New York or San Francisco but Jackson, Mississippi, and Portland, Maine.

Stay Awhile: Real Estate in the Hudson Valley

By Matthew Wexler | Jun 23
It's no secret that many who visit the Hudson Valley fall in love with the region. Recent real estate developments along with tried-and-true agents offer a snapshot of what makes the Hudson Valley so special.

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