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Major cities where home prices are plummeting

Real estate prices concern everyone, whether you own a home or are renting one. Affordability and cost of living are crucial factors when trying to make long-term plans, find new jobs, or deciding where and when to make an investment. Price bubbles come and go, and jobs move from one area to another.

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Real estate Q&A: Promises made in wills and trusts can change on a whim

Q: I have been living with my girlfriend in her condo for the past 15 years. She has stated in her living trust and will that I can continue to live in the condo after she dies, and then it would belong to her son. Now she has changed her mind because her son wants me out as soon as she passes away. Can she do that, and would I have to leave my home?

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Sir Walter under contract to be sold

Video: The historic Sir Walter Hotel in downtown Raleigh is slated to be sold. The building now has 140 units for elderly, low income residents. Under the proposal, they will have to move out by 2020.
Chris Seward cseward@newsobserver.com
Sir Walter under contract to be sold 1:35

Sir Walter under contract to be sold

McNeill Pointe development planned for Wake Forest Road area 1:24

McNeill Pointe development planned for Wake Forest Road area

New hotel nears completion in downtown Raleigh 0:41

New hotel nears completion in downtown Raleigh

Tir Na nOg says goodbye 1:41

Tir Na nOg says goodbye