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Trump administration proposes 2018 HUD budget

The spending plan lowers HUD's budget by 22.9%, preserves support for 4.5M HUD-assisted households, nixes community block grants and cuts rental assistance.

NAR: Existing-home sales slip 2.3% in April

Total existing-home sales dipped 2.3% month-to-month; up 1.6% year-to-year. Median number of days a home was on the market dropped to a new low of 29 days.

Fla.'s housing market: Median prices up in April

Constrained inventory and rising prices remained a prevailing trend with the statewide single-family home median price up 10.3% year-over-year to $234,900; condo median up 7.2% to $172,000.

Survey: Rising mortgage rates worry young buyers

Almost 70% of millennials feel pressure to buy a home before mortgage rates rise, but 55% of this group are also discouraged that they'll be able to do so.

Fla. insurer closes doors: 22,000 policies taken over

A start-up player, Mount Beacon Insurance Co., is going out of business, and about 22,000 policies have been transferred to Florida Specialty Insurance Co.

Reject the fear of rejection

Fear can be good. If afraid, you're probably on the right path, pushing boundaries to learn, improve and reach goals. But how you handle fear is also important.

Can condo board borrow money without membership OK?

Condo QandA: Also, a board of directors is supposed to have five members, but it's down to four and no one wants to serve. Must they fill that vacancy?

County tax auctions legal but not fair to small investors

Some Fla. county rules help small investors compete with big ones in online county auctions, but a judge ruled that their goal, while worthy, isn't always legal.