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  • How Traffic Cones Could Affect the Housing Market -- and Your Mortgage -- Thanks to Congress
    Yesterday, the Senate passed two transportation bills. One was a stop-gap measure to keep money flowing to highway and bridge projects while Congress takes a vacation in August. ...
    By Lorraine Woellert.  Forbes.  Fri, 31 Jul 2015 17:12:00 GMT.
  • Trotsky’s Istanbul house for sale
    The former house of Marxist revolutionary, theorist, Soviet politician and Red Army founder Leon Trotsky on Istanbul’s Büyükada Island is up for sale on a real estate website.
    Hurriyet.  Fri, 31 Jul 2015 14:34:00 +0200.
  • Wells Fargo to End Some Marketing Ties With Home Builders and Brokers
    The bank said it was ending agreements with firms in the real estate industry, such as home builders, that allowed it to market loans to home buyers.
    Michael Corkery.  International Herald Tribune.  Thu, 30 Jul 2015 22:23:46 GMT.
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  • REITs present attractive M&A option for real estate-heavy providers
    Deals between hospital operating companies and real estate investment trusts (REITs) are expected to multiply as more providers realize it's time to cash in on their bloated real estate portfolios.
    Modern Healthcare.  Thu, 30 Jul 2015 16:45:00 EST.
  • James Grant of ‘Five Star’ Is an Enforcer on Screen, if No Longer in Life
    The actor survived life in the drug trade in the Whitman public housing complex in Brooklyn before getting a leading movie role.
    Colin Moynihan.  International Herald Tribune.  Wed, 29 Jul 2015 21:57:33 GMT.
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  • Netanyahu Gives Green Light to New West Bank Settlements
    Israeli Prime Minster Benjamin Netanyahu gave the go-ahead Wednesday for the immediate construction of 300 housing units in the West Bank and plans for 500 more in East Jerusalem, angering the United States and European Union. ...
    Voice of America.  Wed, 29 Jul 2015 21:10:32 -0400.
  • Housing market 'is hotting up'
    The UK housing market "is beginning to hot up again" as mortgage approvals rose by 8% in a year, a banking body says.
    BBC News.  Fri, 24 Jul 2015 09:49:30 GMT.
  • Right-to-buy 'will hit' home supply
    Rural housing campaigners warn that the government's plan to extend right to buy legislation could decimate the provision of affordable housing.
    BBC News.  Thu, 23 Jul 2015 15:30:54 GMT.
  • Cambodia Tycoon Arrested After Alleged Attack of Actress
    A Cambodian real estate magnate whose violent assault of a female TV star was captured on video was arrested Saturday, authorities said, in a case that has sparked national outrage. ...
    Voice of America.  Sat, 18 Jul 2015 14:08:44 -0400.
  • A gas pump for your GoPro, minus the hose
    At home or on the road or on a mountain or at the beach or anywhere, Mota's wireless charger brings life back to your GoPro's battery without leaving its housing.
    Joshua Goldman.  CNET.  Fri, 17 Jul 2015 21:42:32 GMT.

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