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Home Values

March 6, 2009, 5am PST
The Obama Administration has outlined plans to assist nearly 4 million homeowners in danger of foreclosure. The total cost to taxpayers runs close to $75 billion.
The New York Times
March 2, 2009, 9am PST
The housing market has bombed, bringing prices and values to devastating lows. But despite lower prices, affordable housing is still in too short of supply, according to this piece from <em>Time</em>.
November 3, 2008, 6am PST
While home values in the rest of the region decline, homes near Denver's light rail system have experienced an increase in values over the past two years.
The Denver Post
October 20, 2008, 9am PDT
Home prices are falling across the country, but there are signs that they're not done falling yet.
The New York Times
October 1, 2008, 8am PDT
A recent study of home values in Portland finds that close proximity to such amenities as specialty grocery stores and movie theaters can raise values as much as 20%.
The Portland Tribune