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Washington Report: Rural housing, Clean Water Act, G fees, RESPA and more

The National Association of Realtors (NAR) has been busy advocating for policy important to the real estate industry and property owners.  Most recently, topics have included everything from the rural housing and RESPA, to clean

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Cleveland Water Department Update

In mid-August, the Cleveland Water Department distributed an email with instructions detailing changes made to the water service inspection process.

According to the email, effective September 1, 2014, CWD implemented a new process or you to request

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Study Finds Student Debt Costs Housing $83 Billion a Year

Rising student-loan debt is putting a dent in the housing market. A new report from John Burns Consulting estimates that 414,000 home sales — or 8 percent of all sales — won't happen this year

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The November 4, 2014 General Election

From the Cuyahoga County Board of Elections...

The November 4th General Election will include candidates for U.S. Congress, Governor, and statewide offices, the Ohio House and Senate, County Executive, County Council (in odd numbered districts), judicial

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Lending Giants Shy Away From FHA Loans

The nation’s largest home lenders are curtailing their involvement in Federal Housing Administration loans, known for their small down payment requirements and help to first-time buyers and lower-income Americans. Lenders say they are concerned that

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