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NATIONAL NEWS

VA Home Loan Guaranty Program Hits Milestone

The 24 millionth VA loan was recently given to Army Sgt. 1st Class William Kopf, an Active Guard Reserve Soldier.

Best Podcasts for Homeowners in 2019

If you’re ready to tackle an overgrown garden, take on the repair jobs you’ve been side-eyeing all winter or are just focused on the topic of homeownership, the following podcasts are for you.

Alternative Resources Are Stepping Up To Help Rural Homeowners

Many rural residents today are struggling to find affordable housing, keep their homes in good repair or simply keep their homes at all.

Is Dip in Homeownership Rate A Sign of Things to Come?

Homeownership rates fell for the first time in more than two years, but there is a debate as to whether this is just a temporary blip or the start of a decline.

How Community and Technology Help Rural Seniors

Senior homeowners in rural areas face challenges that their urban and suburban counterparts might never know.

Flood Insurance At Risk

The embattled National Flood Insurance Program is central to U.S. disaster preparedness efforts.

LOCAL NEWS

Homebuyers downsizing falls, those upsizing increases in Pennsylvania

The number of homebuyers in Pennsylvania looking to downsize from their current home is trending downwards, while those looking to upsize has increased, according to a recent survey.

Legislature Promotes Housing Choice in Washington

Lawmakers in Olympia recently completed a landmark legislative session for housing in the state of Washington.

Jefferson Parish Voters Agree to Raise Property Taxes to Increase Teacher Wages, Improve Schools

Voters overwhelmingly agreed to raise property taxes for public education by $28.8 million over the span of 10 years.

A New Housing Community In Texas Gives Autistic Adults An Independent Home Life

When completed, this community will have 15 homes, and will provide independent home living to 60 adults with autism spectrum disorder.

Churches Could be Part of the Solution to Greenville’s Affordable Housing Crisis

JustFaith Greenville has been urging churches in Greenville to give up some of their land to help build affordable housing communities.

Mid-Market Miami Home Sales Rise in April

Miami mid-market home sales and median prices for all properties increased in April, reflecting demand for local properties, particularly in certain price points.

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