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Scammers Post Fake REO Rentals on Craigslist

October 9, 2012: 

Freddie Mac's fraud unit is teaming up with real estate professionals who list HomeSteps homes to sniff out bogus rental ads of REO properties, which has become a growing problem.

Appraisal Institute to Study Value of 'Green'

October 9, 2012: 

The Appraisal Institute is teaming with an energy agency to asses energy efficiency and green features on the value of existing homes.

Wells Fargo Accused of 'Reckless' Lending

October 9, 2012: 

The government has filed a lawsuit against Wells Fargo, alleging the nation's largest lender has participated in "reckless" lending of government-backed loans, but Wells Fargo insists it's done nothing wrong.

Shadow Inventory Drops 10%

October 9, 2012: 

Predictions that the nation's shadow inventory would rapidly rise have yet to materialize, as the shadow inventory continues to show signs of dropping.

Survey: Americans Upbeat About Housing

October 9, 2012: 

The number of Americans expecting home prices to decline reached an all-time low, according to Fannie Mae's monthly housing survey.

530 Charged for Scamming Home Owners

October 9, 2012: 

Federal investigators have charged 530 people for allegedly defrauding more than 73,000 home owners in a widespread crackdown against foreclosure scams.

NAR: Appraisals Continue to Hamper Sales

October 9, 2012: 

Problems with real estate appraisals are still delaying and even derailing home sales, a recent survey of REALTORS® shows.

7 Best Cities for Working Moms

October 9, 2012: 

Forbes takes into account womens' earnings, average commute, safety, and more to determine the best places for working mothers. Find out which cities came out on top.

Sluggish Job Market Stalls Growth in Office Sector?

October 9, 2012: 

The office market continues to recover, but at a very slow pace that has some concerned.

Beige Book Cites Real Estate as Bright Spot

October 9, 2012: 

The economy is growing at a tepid pace, but real estate is emerging as a bright spot in the recovery, according to the Federal Reserve's latest Beige Book.

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