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Marrano returns to South Lancaster

Neighborhoods
Marrano Homes is introducing 31 spectacular new lots in one of its most desirable communities, Summerfield Farms.  Located in a perfect country setting in South Lancaster, residents enjoy a quiet, private lifestyle just minutes from all the conveniences of shopping and dining.  Como Lake Park is nearby, offering 375 acres...
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Mortgage Rates Pull Back Further

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(DSN News) December’s discouraging jobs report caused mortgage rates to pull back once again this week. Freddie Mac’s weekly Primary Mortgage Market Survey shows the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage (FRM) falling to an average rate of 4.41 percent (0.7 point) for the week ending January 16, down from 4.51 percent last week....
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Housing, confidence gain as economy improves

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(USA Today) - Home prices in most U.S. cities are increasing more slowly than earlier in the year, and consumer confidence is rising, in dual signs that expectations of a stronger economy in 2014 are taking root. The Conference Board's Consumer Confidence Index rose 6.1 points in December, to 78,1, recouping...
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US home construction hits highest pace in last 5 years

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WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. builders broke ground on homes at the fastest pace in more than five years, strong evidence that the housing recovery is accelerating despite higher mortgage rates. The Commerce Department said Wednesday (Dec. 18, 2013) that developers began construction on houses and apartments in November at a...
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