Weekly Roundup: Rates at 5 month-high, more!

Here’s your chance to catch up with news included to inform, enlighten and perhaps even entertain you. To read about The Big Apple, check out another of today’s three posts.

TIRED OF LETTING PAPARAZZI FEED THEIR SOCIAL NETWORKS, ACTOR STRIKES A BARGAIN PRICE FOR A NEW PENTHOUSE

IMAGINE WHAT IT WAS LIKE LIVING IN AN APARTMENT BUILDING WITH THIS SUPER CELEBRITY

A BUSH IS TRANSPLANTING HERSELF FROM A TOWNHOUSE NEAR BALTIMORE’S FEDERAL HILL

NOW HE’S THE FRESH PRINCE OF 25 BOND STREET

FIVE FEDERAL AGENCIES ISSUE FINAL APPRAISAL GUIDELINES

RATES RISE TO FIVE-MONTH HIGH, AND THEY’RE NOT GOING DOWN ANY TIME SOON

MORTGAGE LOAN DELINQUENCIES MAY DROP 20 PERCENT BY END OF 2011

WITH LAW FIRMS PURSUING FORECLOSURES, A JUDGE DECREES THAT A NEW YORK LAWYER WAS HEADING TO THE ‘TWILIGHT ZONE’

LOAN APPLICATIONS FOR PURCHASE EDGE UP, BUT REFINANCE ACTIVITY CONTINUES TO SLIP

COST OF REVERSE MORTGAGES IS LESSENED

A (QUESTIONABLE) SLICE OF HISTORY CAN BE YOURS

TAX APPEALS SWAMP U.S. CITIES AND TOWN ALONG WITH PLUMMETING PROPERTY PRICES

THE PATH TO BUYING EXCLUSIVE WALLPAPERS NOW IS OPEN TO ORDINARY CONSUMERS, NOT JUST DECORATORS

LOOK TO THE BRITS TO DECIDE WHETHER YOUR LOO IS UP TO SNUFF

KNEES ARE THE LEAST OF THEIR APPEAL

IF YOU’RE INTO UNIFORMS, YOU’LL LOVE WACO AND OKLAHOMA CITY

SATISFACTION RUNS HIGH REGARDING REVERSE MORTGAGES

FORBES LISTS 20 MOST STABLE HOUSING MARKETS

TOLL BROTHERS CEO SEES 2011 AS YEAR OF IMPROVEMENT AND 2012 AS YEAR OF REBOUND

BUT A COUPLE OF OTHER INDUSTRY EXPERTS ARE LESS SANGUINE

ZILLOW ECONOMIST EXPECTS $1.7 TRILLION DECLINE IN HOME VALUES THIS YEAR

FREDDIE MAC ISSUES FIVE PREDICTIONS FOR NEXT YEAR

In the sidebar on the right, you can search for properties listed by various brokers, though I encourage you to be in touch with me for assistance and advice. You also may want to see my periodic critiques of properties that I visit in “Out and About,” which is posted today.

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Charles Rutenberg Realty
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