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In a survey from the National Association of Realtors (NAR), one-third of respondents thought that saving for a down-payment would be “very difficult” despite the fact that the average down payment is only six percent.

The City Council of Boulder, Colorado is currently considering loosening restrictive policies regarding the construction of accessory dwelling units (ADUs).

ADUs increase the density of a city without increasing its sprawl. They can be built to accommodate extra family members or to rent out for extra income, but their effect on neighborhood populations can make them controversial.

Recent analysis from SmartAsset ranked the nation’s most livable mid-sized cities. Highland’s Ranch, Colorado and Cary, North Carolina topped its list.

The Economic Innovation Group, a nonprofit research and advocacy organization, recently released a report and interactive tool showing the levels of economic distress in U.S. neighborhoods.

A recent national survey from Experian reveals that millennials are increasingly opting out of homeownership, the Washington Post reports.

      
Yahoo! Finance Headlines

Ellen DeGeneres asked Bill Gates to guess grocery prices—and he was totally lostAs billionaire Bill Gates demonstrates in a game with Ellen DeGeneres, he has no idea how much groceries cost.


In One Tweet, Kylie Jenner Wiped Out $1.3 Billion of Snap’s Market ValueSnap Inc.’s flagship platform has lost some luster, at least according to one social-media influencer in the Kardashian-Jenner clan.


South Korea built a $109 million Olympic stadium just to eventually tear it downSouth Korea spent $109 million on the construction of a stadium for the 2018 Winter Olympics. After the games end, the city of Pyeongchang will demolish it. Future host cities might want to consider ephemeral stadiums, considering many former host cities are still grappling with abandoned Olympic venues.


How Much Will I Get From Social Security if I Make $100,000?How much can six-figure earners expect from their Social Security retirement benefits?


Boeing's 737 MAX 9 Wins FAA Certification, but It's Already Dead in the WaterThe aircraft manufacturer is celebrating the pending entry-into-service of the jet model -- but the 2020 arrival of the slightly larger and more efficient 737 MAX 10 will render it superfluous.


      
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