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Wednesday, June 3, 2015

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The Mortgage Reports (blog)

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Sunday Morning Recap May 11-May 16, 2015

Sunday, May 17, 2015

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ROC USA notches 113th Co-op. MHC Owners Honors Industry Members. RV/MH Chooses 2015 Class. Deer Valley Plummets. Rising Rents makes MH Living more Feasible. World Expo Modular. New MHC Approved. CDBG not for MH. England Modulars. Sen. Shelby proposes MH Access. Habitat Modular in New Jersey. Nadeen Green Honored. Aussie MHC Owner issues IPO. Mods [...]

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Starbucks to move Ethos bottled water operations out of drought-stricken California

Monday, May 11, 2015

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In response to the devastating drought in California, Starbucks will stop sourcing its bottled water  there, the company said Friday. Starbucks’ Ethos Water will now be bottled in Pennsylvania in deference to California’s first-ever state-mandated water use  reductions. The announcement comes just one week after a report in Mother Jones showed that Ethos Water was [...]

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New analysis shows fracking chemicals in Pennsylvania drinking water

Friday, May 8, 2015

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The true consequences of fracking are finally being shown, after a test found fracking chemicals in Pennsylvania homes that are located near a reported well-pad leak. The New York Times reports that a team of scientists conducted an analysis using a new technique to determine that a chemical compound known as 2-BE was present in homes [...]

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MetaWear wants to make textile manufacturing ethical and sustainable

Saturday, May 2, 2015

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Textile factories aren’t exactly known for their ethical manufacturing processes. Virginia-based MetaWear wants to change that by launching America’s first Global Organic Textile Standard-certified factory. Solar and geothermal powered using organic cotton, MetaWear wants you to ask: “who made your clothes?” READ MORE > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: ecouterre , [...]

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Duke Energy to provide bottled water in North Carolina where water is too polluted to drink

Thursday, April 30, 2015

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More than a year after a broken stormwater pipe leaked dangerous coal ash into North Carolina’s Dan River, area residents are still faced with limited access to clean water. Eighty-seven property owners in North Carolina have received letters from the state’s Department of Environmental and Natural Resources informing them that their well water is no longer safe [...]

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Adjustable-Rate Mortgages (ARMs) “Win The Market” For 13th Consecutive Year – The Mortgage Reports (blog)

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

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The Mortgage Reports (blog) Adjustable-Rate Mortgages (ARMs) “Win The Market” For 13th Consecutive Year The Mortgage Reports (blog) Since 2003, nearly every U.S homeowner who used a conventional ARM home loan has "beaten the bank" on their mortgage. Adjustable-rate mortgages have adjusted lower year after year and, today, adjustable-rate mortgages are adjusting below 3 percent … [...]

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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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York County might let ‘tiny home’ stay

Sunday, April 5, 2015

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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. “We are, in good faith, trying to see what we can do … Read the rest here: York County [...]

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$1.6M home uninhabitable: Shoddy building practices leaves dream home in … – Examiner.com

Friday, March 27, 2015

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KTIC $1.6M home uninhabitable: Shoddy building practices leaves dream home in … Examiner.com A gorgeous new $1.6 million home is buckling in ruins from what the devastated owner believes is shoddy building practices on the part of his contractor. This sprawling, but uninhabitable home , sits in Florham Park, New Jersey, and it was going [...]

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