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Chicago Architect Lists Home

The economic downturn has left Peter Bukowski with limited work. He is selling his house for $6.25 million.
 

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Why College Towns Are Looking Smart

College towns have long been considered recession-resistant, but can this success outlast the current downturn?
 

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Artists’ Dreams of Immortality Near Death

A couple’s quest to make human beings immortal is at risk of dying because they lost their life savings with Bernard Madoff.
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Home Buyers Stir Hope in California

California’s mortgage crisis hit Mountain House particularly hard last year. But residents are allowing themselves the first twinges of optimism as sales begin to pick up.
 

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Home Projects May Get Tax Credit

Tax incentives for energy-efficient and renewable-energy home improvements may offer consolation to homeowners who feel left out of stimulus efforts.
 

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Mariners’ Suzuki Lists Seattle-Area Home

Seattle Mariners outfielder Ichiro Suzuki is asking $1.75 million for his old home in Issaquah with views of Washington’s Lake Sammamish.
 

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Hawking the Hamptons

With the season off to a slow start, brokers pitch summer rentals to “the masses.”
 

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Cracking the New Homebuyer Credit

The stimulus law contains an attractive new tax break for many homebuyers — if they can figure out how it works. Here are answers to some questions about the “first-time homebuyer credit.”
 

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Home Construction Rebounds

The U.S. reported a rebound in home construction and rising wholesale prices last month, the latest report showing firmer demand amid the recession.
 

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Indian Builders Lower Sights

Indian real-estate companies, which a year ago were peddling luxury to the nation’s growing middle class, are now trying to drive sales by pitching “affordable” housing.
 

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