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Michael Jordan’s Chicago Area Estate Fails To Sell

Nobody offered $13 million reserve price.


St. Louis Home Prices Up; Fewer First-Time Buyers

Coldwell Banker Gundaker President Jim Dohr says mortgage rates are still relatively low but first-time buyers are still less likely to buy now than in recent years.


Area Housing Improves; Underwater Homes Remain High

A new study from RealtyTrac shows 29 percent of mortgage holders here are underwater. That’s higher than the national average of 26 percent.


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St. Louis Home Sales Up, Housing Prices Down

RealtyTrac Vice President Daren Blomquist says that while local sales increased nine percent in June over last year, sale prices here decreased by eight percent.


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Study: Renting Homes Beats Buying Them in St. Louis

CBS MoneyWatch blogger Ilyce Glink says Zillow ranks St. Louis as the tenth-best metro area in the nation where it makes more sense to rent rather than buy.


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Stan Musial’s Ladue House For Sale

Built in 1962, the 5,286-square-foot, three-acre estate in Ladue is listed at $1,795,000. The house has four bedrooms, seven bathrooms, and a pool.


The Hot New Trend in Housing: Single Women

One out of five homes that are purchased across the country are purchased by a single woman.


St. Louis Housing Figures Show Mixed Results

Homes for sale in the Shaw Neighborhood are nonexistent; the reason, a very popular charter school that people want to enroll their children in.


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Why You Should Wait Until 2016 To Sell Your Home

Planning to sell your home? You may want to wait until 2016 before listing it.


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Oh No, What About That 3.8% Real Estate Tax?

You won’t be surprised that lots of folks are pretty concerned about the 3.8% Real Estate Tax. But you assuredly shouldn’t be.