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Single-Family Home Sales Take Huge Jump

There’s new evidence that potential home buyers are feeling more confident about the economy.


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Business Headlines: Cheap Gym Memberships; Patriots Tickets

As more Americans get back to work, it seems more are also getting back to working out.



Business Headlines: TripAdvisor Shares Sink; Lottery Debit Cards

Newton-based travel site TripAdvisor has gone public, but investors didn’t seem thrilled.


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Mass. Home Sales Rebound, Prices Fall

November home sales in Massachusetts sprung to life with a 13% increase compared to the same month a year ago.


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Slight Improvement In Mass. Housing Market

Two organizations that track the Massachusetts housing market say a slow but steady recovery continues.


30-Year Fixed Mortgage Rate Below 4% For First Time Ever

The average rate on the 30-year fixed mortgage this week fell below 4 percent for the first time ever, to 3.94 percent.


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Baby Boomers Banking On Home Values May Be Surprised

A Lot of baby boomers are betting on the value of their home to help get them through retirement. But the money they were banking on might not be there.


Home Sales In Massachusetts Take Another Hit

The bottom in home sales has not yet been achieved, according to the latest sales figures.


Mass. Single-Family Home Sales Down In June

Two new reports show a sharp drop in sales of single-family homes in Massachusetts in June compared to a year ago.


Spring Home Sales In Massachusetts Off To Slow Start

The spring home selling season is off to a slow start, according to new figures.