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Daily Blogwatch: The Good News About Housing

Some of the best reads for investors from around the Web, including posts about the value of the Titanic ruins, a book review of Michael Lewis's The Big Short and the good news about housing.

Home Sales Rise, but the Outlook Is Bleak

With mortgage rates at all time lows, you would think these would be good times for the housing market. But Michael Feder of Radar Logic says that the housing market is fragile, exhibiting signs of strain.

Home ownership falls to six-year low

The national home ownership rate fell to 66.6% in 2008, its lowest rate in six years. The home ownership rate peaked at 67.3% in 2006. That data...