As erosion and sea rise put houses in peril, some owners vow to stay and fight, and some towns are spending millions.

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REAL ESTATE MATTERS | The title can be conveyed through a warranty or quitclaim deed.

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AFFORDABLE HOME OF THE WEEK | The residence has granite counters in the center-island kitchen and ceramic-tile flooring in the bathrooms.

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HOUSE OF THE WEEK | The owner describes the 1978 post-and-beam house in Great Falls, Va., as a cross between a Zen temple and a mountain lodge.

The 30-year fixed-rate average.slipped to 4.59 percent.

WHERE WE LIVE | Barnesville, in Montgomery’s Agriculture Reserve, clings to a small-town feel and resists development’s pressures.

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As erosion and sea rise put houses in peril, some owners vow to stay and fight, and some towns are spending millions.

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TOWN SQUARE | In one scenario, the scammer makes up listings for places that don’t exist or aren’t rentals and tries to lure renters with low prices.

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A British couple is holding a competition to sell their home in Hertfordshire, 14 miles from central London.

TOWN SQUARE | New Porch study lists locales where repair costs are high and low.

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The choice between ceramic, porcelain or wood ultimately comes down to usage, installation and cost.

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