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  • Contracts to buy US homes slip in June

    Contracts to buy US homes slip in June

    Monday, July 28 2014 10:25 AM EDT2014-07-28 14:25:56 GMT
    Fewer Americans signed contracts to buy homes in June, as the real estate market appears to have cooled off this summer.
    Fewer Americans signed contracts to buy homes in June, as the real estate market appears to have cooled off this summer.
  • Zillow buying Trulia to make real estate titan

    Zillow buying Trulia to make real estate titan

    Monday, July 28 2014 10:25 AM EDT2014-07-28 14:25:48 GMT
    Real estate website operator Zillow is buying competitor Trulia in a $3.5 billion all-stock deal.
    Real estate website operator Zillow is buying rival Trulia in a $3.5 billion deal that would make the biggest player in the online real estate market.
  • Dollar Tree buying Family Dollar for $8.5 billion

    Dollar Tree buying Family Dollar for $8.5 billion

    Monday, July 28 2014 10:17 AM EDT2014-07-28 14:17:31 GMT
    Dollar Tree is buying rival discount store Family Dollar in a cash-and-stock deal valued at about $8.5 billion.
    Dollar Tree is buying rival discounter Family Dollar, giving it a wider reach in the intensifying fight for deal-seeking customers.
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