Top 10 Income Tax Deductions for Primary Residences

Tax deductions for homeowners remain largely unchanged for the 2014 tax year. However, Congress does make changes from year to year, so make sure you are aware of the current tax laws. Disclaimer: This is only general information about tax law. If you have questions or unusual circumstances, you need to seek out the advice

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Optimism Grows Among California Home Buyers

California home buyers are more optimistic about the housing market than they were three years ago, according to a new study from the California Association of Realtors.

Insult to Injury – Washington’s Proposal To Change MID Could Put A Nail in Homeowners’ Coffin

The trend these days from politicians to preachers, from music gurus to realtors, is the bus tour. The National Association of Realtors has been tooling around the country on the “Home Ownership Matters Bus Tour”, discussing the impact that changes to the mortgage interest deduction could have on both existing and hopeful homeowners. This tour

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Argument Over Eliminating Mortgage Interest Deduction Heating Up

With the federal budget deficit at the top of the congressional agenda, Congress has been making noises about eliminating the Mortgage Interest Deduction,(MID). Some economists who are in favor of eliminating the deduction say it could add some 470 billion dollars to federal government coffers, and would make a significant contribution to deficit reduction, while

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