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After rebounding from housing crash, home building expected to level off in NJ – NorthJersey.com

Saturday, September 19, 2015

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NorthJersey.com After rebounding from housing crash, home building expected to level off in NJ NorthJersey.com NEW BRUNSWICK — After rebounding from the deepest downturn since World War II, home building in New Jersey is likely to level off in the next few years, an economist said Friday at R/ECON, Rutgers University's semiannual economic forecasting … Originally [...]

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In Wicomico, Habitat for Humanity has a fix – Delmarva Daily Times

Sunday, September 6, 2015

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In Wicomico, Habitat for Humanity has a fix Delmarva Daily Times Beatrice Parker bought a brand-new modular home on Cook Drive in Salisbury. That was in 1974. After 40 years, the original roof was starting to leak. The retired operating-room technician called one contractor after another, but she couldn't afford the … Read the original: [...]

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USDA Rural Development offers home mortgages and home repair loans – Daily American Online

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

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USDA Rural Development offers home mortgages and home repair loans Daily American Online This program helps low to very-low income families attain home ownership in eligible rural areas. The Rural Housing (RH 502) program provides long-term low-interest fixed mortgages to low and very low income Pennsylvania families. Eligible rural … Read more: USDA Rural Development [...]

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N.J. home building permits soar to nearly 30-year high | NJ.com – NJ.com

Monday, July 27, 2015

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NJ.com N.J. home building permits soar to nearly 30-year high | NJ.com NJ.com N.J. home building permits soar to nearly 30-year high. Hot weather hits the Jersey Shore. New Jersey homebuilders obtained more permits in June than they had in nearly 30 years, according to new data. In this file photo, a carpenter works on [...]

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NJ home-building starts off slowly in first quarter – NorthJersey.com

Monday, May 4, 2015

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NorthJersey.com NJ home – building starts off slowly in first quarter NorthJersey.com Home construction in New Jersey has gotten off to a slower start this year, with builders starting 5,352 units in the first quarter, down 8.3 percent from a year earlier. But Patrick O'Keefe, an economist with CohnReznick in New York and Roseland … [...]

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York County might let ‘tiny home’ stay – Albany Times Union

Saturday, April 11, 2015

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Albany Times Union York County might let 'tiny home ' stay Albany Times Union NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) — York County officials are trying to figure out whether the "tiny home" that they wanted to force out of a mobile home community in the upper part of the county can remain under Virginia building codes. [...]

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Grave Concerns — Voices raised about Catholic cemeteries – The Delaware County Daily Times

Monday, April 6, 2015

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Grave Concerns — Voices raised about Catholic cemeteries The Delaware County Daily Times “They tell us they can't understand why they keep getting phone calls, why people keep coming to their houses . We try to explain that there is new management in place,” said Paul Cavanagh, whose family owns and operates Cavanagh Funeral Home [...]

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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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Home builders start the year strong in NJ – NorthJersey.com

Friday, March 6, 2015

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Home builders start the year strong in NJ NorthJersey.com Home construction in New Jersey has started strong this year, as builders took out almost 25 percent more building permits in January compared with the same period a year ago. Multifamily construction continued to drive the housing revival, accounting … and more » Continue here: Home builders [...]

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Home-Loan Delinquencies Fall to Lowest Level Since 2007 – Wall Street Journal

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

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Wall Street Journal Home – Loan Delinquencies Fall to Lowest Level Since 2007 Wall Street Journal The foreclosure crisis receded further in the fourth quarter, as the rate of borrowers falling behind dropped to the lowest level since 2007, according to a report on Wednesday. However, the overall picture masks a divide between the relatively [...]

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