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nytimes.com - Annie Karni - They Prepare the White House for a New President. They Have 5 Hours.
They Prepare the White House for a New President. They Have 5 Hours.
The New York Times

WASHINGTON — The time has finally come for President Trump to find a space at Mar-a-Lago for his $50,000 room-size golf simulator, not to mention the 60-inch television he proudly displayed above the dining room table, his collection of…

bloomberg.com - Olivia Konotey-Ahulu - The Perk That Fueled U.K. Covid Housing Boom Is as Good as Gone
The Perk That Fueled U.K. Covid Housing Boom Is as Good as Gone
Bloomberg

The U.K. housing market's recession-defying surge is about to face a reality check. A government perk that's bolstered demand for homes has only two months left to run, and almost one-in-six transactions currently underway are likely to miss out.

thehill.com - Brett Samuels  - Trump exits White House silenced by Twitter, shunned by some in GOP
Trump exits White House silenced by Twitter, shunned by some in GOP
TheHill

President Trump will depart the White House Wednesday after four tumultuous years that will be defined by a mob riot and bipartisan impeachment vote in his final weeks in office. There has been no public victory lap for Trump, whose last days in…

telegraph.co.uk - Marianna Hunt - Falling house prices and forced sales fears: five reasons why the property market is in a tailspin
Falling house prices and forced sales fears: five reasons why the property market is in a tailspin
The Telegraph

Warning signs are flashing red for the property market, as key indicators suggest house prices could plunge by more than 6pc. Property values could even start to fall before the stamp duty holiday comes to an end on March 31, experts have warned.

ocregister.com - Associated Press - Kamala Harris prepares for central role in Biden White House
Kamala Harris prepares for central role in Biden White House
Orange County Register

Kamala Harris will make history Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021, when she becomes the nation's first Black, South Asian and female vice president. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File) By ALEXANDRA JAFFE | Associated Press WASHINGTON — Kamala Harris will…

businessinsider.com - Rose Maura Lorre - Job diary: I'm a house manager and butler for wealthy NYC families
Job diary: I'm a house manager and butler for wealthy NYC families
Business Insider

Stanley (not his real name) is a house manager and butler for wealthy families in New York City. His job involves everything from organizing bills and tracking charitable donations to taking wine cellar inventory and making sure everything inch of…

abcnews.go.com -  ALEXANDRA JAFFE Associated Press - Harris prepares for central role in Biden's White House
Harris prepares for central role in Biden's White House
ABC News

WASHINGTON -- Kamala Harris will make history on Wednesday when she becomes the nation's first female vice president — and the first Black woman and the first woman of South Asian descent to hold that office. But that's only where her…

ibtimes.com - Catherine Armecin - Melania Trump Faces Criticism For Not Giving Jill Biden White House Tour
Melania Trump Faces Criticism For Not Giving Jill Biden White House Tour
International Business Times

Melania Trump broke tradition by not hosting incoming first lady Jill Biden for a tour of the White House, a report says Some Twitter users were disappointed with Trump's alleged snub of her successor Others recalled Michelle Obama inviting Trump…

wcti12.com - Lucy Nelson and Sydney Basden - Housing market climbs amid ongoing COVID-19 pandemic
Housing market climbs amid ongoing COVID-19 pandemic
WCTI

In a year full of ups and downs, one industry trended consistently upwards in 2020 -- the housing market. Real estate brokers in eastern North Carolina said the market stayed strong despite, and even as a result of, the COVID-19 pandemic. According…

express.co.uk - Kaisha Langton - Brexit house prices: How the housing market changed since Brexit - what it means for you?
Brexit house prices: How the housing market changed since Brexit - what it means for you?
Express.co.uk

The Brexit referendum vote took place in June 2016 and since that time, UK industries have been affected in various ways. Investor and consumer confidence was rocked by the uncertainty of if and when a Brexit deal would be agreed or a no-deal…

redstate.com - Bonchie - House Impeachment Manager Gives the Game Away
House Impeachment Manager Gives the Game Away
Redstate

President Donald Trump has been officially impeached for a second time, with the latest attempt striking me as no more legitimate than the last. As I've shared in other articles, factually, I don't believe Trump ever incited violence on January 6th…

connecticutmag.com - Alexander Soule - The CT housing market is hot-here's how to capitalize on it
The CT housing market is hot-here's how to capitalize on it
Connecticut Magazine

Heading into her stint last year as president of Connecticut Realtors, ERA Sargis-Breen Real Estate agent and Newington resident Joanne Breen had expected much of 2020 to be spent commemorating the real estate professional society's centennial…

globalnews.ca - Nick Westoll - Provincial demolition of Toronto heritage properties for affordable housing development raises community ire
Provincial demolition of Toronto heritage properties for affordable housing development raises community ire
Global News

Heritage and community advocates are calling for a halt of the demolition of buildings at a parcel of land in Toronto ‘s West Donlands neighbourhood to make way for a new development that the provincial government says will contain hundreds…

globalnews.ca - Dave Squires - House, vehicle damaged by gunfire in Dartmouth
House, vehicle damaged by gunfire in Dartmouth
Global News

Halifax Regional Police are investigating after reports of gunfire Monday night in Dartmouth. Story continues below advertisement Officers were called to Gaston Road after several witnesses heard what was thought to be shots fired in the area.

dailymail.co.uk - Stephen Johnson - Industrial city with own AFL team has 99% house profit success rate
Industrial city with own AFL team has 99% house profit success rate
Mail Online

In Geelong, Victoria, 98.6 per cent of homes sold for a profit near end of 2020 This was more than Hunters Hill on the Sydney Harbour with 97.8 per cent rate Queensland's Sunshine Coast had 96.4 per cent of properties post nominal gain Beach NSW…

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