Chris Arnold

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Are You Getting Unsolicited Offers To Buy Your House?

Thursday, June 17, 2021

Record gains in home prices have investors trying to buy up homes. If you're getting a lot of postcards or calls with offers to buy your home, we want to hear from you.

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With The Eviction Moratorium's End Looming, Black Renters Likely To Be Hit Hard

Thursday, June 17, 2021

Black renters face eviction at twice the rate of white renters in the U.S. and there's evidence the pandemic hit Black renters harder. A federal moratorium on evictions is expiring at the end of June.

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Senator Presses Landlord Over Report It Evicts Black Renters At Higher Rates

Thursday, June 10, 2021

A senator is asking why a corporate landlord has filed to evict renters in predominantly Black counties at four times the rate as renters in predominantly white counties.

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Millions Could Face Eviction With Federal Moratorium Ending And A Logjam In Aid

Thursday, June 10, 2021

Congress approved $47 billion to help struggling renters avoid eviction. But that money still isn't reaching many who need it. And an eviction moratorium from the CDC expires at the end of the month.

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Millions Face Eviction As Moratorium Expiration Date Nears

Friday, June 04, 2021

Millions of Americans are behind on rent and billions of dollars from Congress isn't reaching those who need it. A federal moratorium on evictions expires at the end of June so the clock is ticking.

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Corporate Landlord Evicts Black Renters At Far Higher Rates Than Whites, Report Finds

Thursday, June 03, 2021

A report says a corporate landlord run by a former Goldman Sachs partner has filed to evict renters in predominantly Black counties at four times the rate as renters in predominantly white counties.

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Naomi Osaka Drops Out Of French Open After Dispute Over Media Appearances

Monday, May 31, 2021

The move comes after the tennis superstar refused to attend press conferences during the tournament. Officials fined her and threatened to expel her if she didn't meet her media obligations.

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Corporate Landlord Evicts Blacks At Higher Rates Than Whites, Research Shows

Monday, May 31, 2021

A study finds that Pretium Partners, a corporate landlord, has filed four times as many evictions in predominantly Black counties in Georgia than it has in white counties in Florida.

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How Has The Pandemic Changed Your Work Life And Financial Situation?

Tuesday, May 25, 2021

Whether you're working remotely, back at your workplace, or looking for a job, NPR wants to hear how you are doing as we all try to get back to some kind of new normal.

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Life Kit: Buying A House In An Impossible Market

Sunday, May 23, 2021

If you're in the market to buy a home, NPR's Life Kit has some advice for how to navigate this seemingly impossible market.

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Record Prices For Red Hot Housing Market: 'Fear Of Missing Out'

Friday, May 21, 2021

Homes prices hit a new record and also saw the biggest ever 1-year price gain of 19%. But housing economists caution buyers not to make mistakes buying into the frenzy.

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It's Harder Than Ever To Buy A House, And Bidding Wars Keep Breaking Out

Tuesday, May 18, 2021

A record low supply of homes for sale and strong demand from buyers are sending home prices to record levels and frustrating homebuyers who keep getting outbid.

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Judge Puts Hold On Ruling That Could Result In Millions Of Families Getting Evicted

Friday, May 14, 2021

A federal judge that threw out an eviction moratorium by the CDC has now put the ruling on holding pending appeal. The fate of many of the 7 million households behind on rent hangs in the balance.

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David Swensen, The Greatest Investor You Maybe Never Heard Of, Leaves Powerful Legacy

Saturday, May 08, 2021

Swensen made billions for Yale and revolutionized the way Universities and other nonprofits invest. And he strove to teach everyday people how to invest without getting fleeced by Wall Street.

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Yale's David Swensen, Who Transformed Institutional Investing, Has Died At 67

Friday, May 07, 2021

Yale's David Swensen has died at 67. Swensen revolutionized the way many universities invest — infusing higher education with vast wealth to pay for financial aid for students, research and more.

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Judge Strikes Down Federal Eviction Moratorium, Setting Up High-Stakes Appeal

Wednesday, May 05, 2021

A federal judge has ruled the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention overstepped its authority by issuing a nationwide moratorium on evictions. The fate of millions of renters rests on appeal.

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Losing It All: Mobile Home Owners Evicted Over Small Debts During Pandemic

Friday, April 16, 2021

Mobile home owners right now are twice as likely as other homeowners to be behind on housing payments. And some are losing their homes over small amounts of rent they owe for land the home sits on.

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Texas Courts Open Eviction Floodgates: 'We Just Stepped Off A Cliff'

Wednesday, April 07, 2021

Judges in Texas are being told it's not their job to enforce a CDC order aimed at stopping evictions. Housing groups fear that a wave of unnecessary evictions will leave thousands homeless.

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Evicted And Homeless Due To Pandemic — 'I Literally Had To Sleep In My Car'

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

Getting evicted during COVID can risk a person's health and doom their ability to find a home. The extension this week of a federal order preventing evictions could save many people from that fate.

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The CDC Will Extend Ban On Evictions Until June 30

Monday, March 29, 2021

With 8 million Americans behind on their rent, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is extending an order aimed at preventing evictions through June.

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