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Plan to Build Home on Top of Historic Heard Cemetery in Sandy Springs, Ga., Enrages Neighbors

A real estate attorney's plans to build a home on top of a cemetery in Sandy Springs, Ga., that dates back to the 1800s has neighbors outraged and fearful that the property's historic value is in jeopardy. "It was meant to be left like this," Gloria Taylor, who lives near the tree-lined 19th century site, told CBS... Continue Reading »

10 Best Housing Markets for First-Time Homebuyers

By Andrea V. Brambila As a group, first-time homebuyers are a bellwether of the real estate industry and the economy as a whole. "What helps a first-time homebuyer is having a job and a good income to buy a home -- having hope for the future," said Mark Fleming, chief economist for data aggregator CoreLogic. In order to... Continue Reading »

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