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Americans Are Using Their Houses as ATMs Again

With home prices up 8 percent year-over-year in December, according to the latest reading from CoreLogic, homeowners are regaining home equity at a fast clip—1.4 million borrowers rose above water on their mortgages through the end of September. That number … Continue reading

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Bay Area Economy Could Fizzle if Recovery Fails to Broaden Beyond High Tech …

Oct. 31 (Source: By George Avalos, Contra Costa Times, Walnut Creek, Calif.) – High-tech job growth has sparked the Bay Area’s rebound from the recession, but experts warn that the region’s economy could stall unless other industries start to hire.Over … Continue reading

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Bay Area economy could fizzle if recovery fails to broaden beyond high tech …

High-tech job growth has sparked the Bay Area’s rebound from the recession, but experts warn that the region’s economy could stall unless other industries start to hire. Over the first nine months of 2011, the technology industry added 26,200 workers, … Continue reading

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Bay Area residents feel double dip recession – KGO

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) — They’re not trained economists, but they sense the country is headed for a double dip recession. They’re average Bay Area residents who are seeing a vicious cycle that can’t be broken. San Jose resident Jim Mielke … Continue reading

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