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Lost River Modern: A West Virginia Cabin Provides a Retreat From Urban Chaos – Realtor.com News

Friday, July 3, 2015

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Realtor.com News Lost River Modern: A West Virginia Cabin Provides a Retreat From Urban Chaos Realtor.com News β€œIt's gotten a tremendous amount of acclaim in the architectural world,” Halpern says of this prefabricated home built by Resolution: 4 Architecture of New York. Dwell magazine has featured the home, known as Lost River Modern, not once [...]

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New style Habitat House makes debut in Delaware – Newsworks.org

Friday, June 19, 2015

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Newsworks.org New style Habitat House makes debut in Delaware Newsworks.org The Typamm's house is a first for Habitat for Humanity. Their ranch style, three bedroom home is the first modular home built by the organization. The modular type program was featured in a February program on First, which airs on WHYY TV at 5:30 and … [...]

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Interest Rates on Tuesday for Home Mortgages at Capital One, US Bank Apr 28 … – Modern Readers

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

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Modern Readers Interest Rates on Tuesday for Home Mortgages at Capital One, US Bank Apr 28 … Modern Readers The FHA 15 year mortgage interest rates start at 4.000. The Jumbo 15 year interest rates are 3.750. 15 year VA FRM interest rates are being offered for 4.000. Commerce Bank, Capital One: Today's Interest Rates [...]

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House approves legislation to ease rules on home loans – New Jersey Herald

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

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House approves legislation to ease rules on home loans New Jersey Herald The House first voted 263-162 on a bill to ease some curbs on lending for mobile and modular homes . Lawmakers then voted 286-140 for a second measure that would ease restrictions aimed at making sure consumers can repay their loans – but [...]

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A rustic WV getaway with a modern touch – Charleston Daily Mail

Thursday, April 2, 2015

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Charleston Daily Mail A rustic WV getaway with a modern touch Charleston Daily Mail Considering the popularity of manufactured mobile homes in the state, and the similar origins of prefab and mobile homes , that wouldn't be a bad guess. Lost River Modern found its home in West Virginia thanks to New Jersey residents Chris [...]

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NC homebuilders’ lobby to citizens: Stop your (legal) bitching – The Independent Weekly

Monday, March 16, 2015

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NC homebuilders ' lobby to citizens: Stop your (legal) bitching The Independent Weekly Ye doth protest too much, sayeth the state's homebuilders ' lobby. Spurred by the powerful special interest group, several legislators are trying to revoke North Carolina citizens' right to file a protest petition, a legal mechanism used to block … See the [...]

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In the Fairwood subdivision, dreams of black wealth were dashed by the housing … – Washington Post

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

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Washington Post In the Fairwood subdivision, dreams of black wealth were dashed by the housing … Washington Post It was also the epicenter for mortgage failures in Maryland. Today, far fewer blacks are getting home loans in the county, foreclosures are on the rise again and the African American share of the population has started [...]

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Owners of manufactured homes deserve more rights – The News Journal

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

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Owners of manufactured homes deserve more rights The News Journal Run-away leases certainly don't add value to a community, but current laws are curbing that threat. Building standards for manufactured homes are the equivalent and in some cases, exceed the standards of a stick-built home. The modern homes of today do … Continue here: Owners of [...]

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Before signing the sales contract for a new home, know what you’re getting into – Washington Post

Friday, October 18, 2013

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Washington Post Before signing the sales contract for a new home , know what you're getting into Washington Post In Virginia, the state code provides a strong warranty for new homes , but the law allows builders to include a waiver in their sales contract. (D.C. doesn't have much new construction .) β—‹ Scrutinize the [...]

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Passive PEAK House Preserves Energy the Appalachian Way at the Solar Decathlon 2013

Friday, October 11, 2013

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Read the rest of Passive PEAK House Preserves Energy the Appalachian Way at the Solar Decathlon 2013 Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: alternative energy , Appalachian mountain home , California architecture competition , clean tech , Department of Energy architecture competition , DOE , eco design , green design , green [...]

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