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Housing bubble or new normal? 1 of 6 CA cities is a million-dollar market

Plus, California is a costly place to live, except when it comes to property taxes, at least compared to many other states. The nation’s leading mortgage lenders. And homes are selling at a record sprint.

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Home-flipping profits, sales get hammered

Plus, Danville may be the safest city in the state, but Orange County has six of the top 10. Here is why a housing bubble is unlikely, for now. And Fannie and Freddie will be less friendly for buyers of second and vacation homes.

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Last hurrah for mortgages? Maybe.

Plus, a $15,000 down payment assistance program would help some renters become homeowners, homeownership rates slip in some cities and improve in others, home equity tops $54,000, and the happiest cities in the state.

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Huge profits for California homeowners that sold in 2020

Plus, most Californians moving are relocating within the state, single-women buyers are increasing in some cities, and the state has six of the hottest housing markets in the U.S.

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First-time buyers snatch up more homes in California

Plus, bidding wars and increasing competition for homes is the new norm in many markets in California. And the Biden administration extends a ban on foreclosures for federally backed mortgages until June 30.