Everyone knows that living in Beverly Hills, California, or Greenwich, Connecticut, doesn’t come cheap. But how much, exactly, does it take to live there? A recent report by GOBankingRates spells it out, naming the most expensive ZIP codes in each state and determining what it costs to comfortably live there – and the results are staggering.

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According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, an estimated 1 out of 3 American adults live with higher than normal blood sugar levels known as prediabetes. Researchers recently found that while men may lose more weight on low-carb diets, women actually see better improvements in artery flexibility. It's a finding that may help pre-diabetic women reduce their risk for heart disease through a low-carb diet.

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One of Taconic Capital's latest investments was the mortgage securing JPMorgan International Plaza in Dallas. Private equity fundraising for real estate shows signs of heating up again in July after a slower pace in the second quarter. Firms raising money for multifamily and debt investments have been among the first to launch funds this month amid steady activity. Closed-end private real estate fundraising slowed in the second quarter after...

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Every month NAR produces existing-home sales, median sales prices and inventory figures. The data is released with a one-month lag (so the May data is released in June) and is reported on a seasonally adjusted annualized rate. We also provide a perspective of the market relative to the same month one year ago and relative to the previous month and comment on the potential direction of the housing market. In this blog post, I look at how the  May 2018...

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Oil prices fell sharply on Monday as concerns about supply disruptions eased and Libyan ports reopened while traders eyed potential supply increases by Russia and other producers. "The energy complex is a sea of red as concerns about supply outages subside," said Stephen Brennock, analyst at London brokerage PVM Oil Associates. Russia and other oil producers could raise output by 1 million barrels per day (bpd) or more if shortages hit the market, Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak told reporters...

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Planemakers racked up more than $20 billion (15.08 billion pounds) of deals on the opening day of the Farnborough Airshow on Monday, suggesting demand for new passenger jets remains in rude health despite worries over trade tensions and Brexit. The deal-making came as host Britain tried to convince a sceptical aerospace industry about its plans to leave the European Union, saying supply chains would continue to run smoothly and pledging money for a new fighter jet programme. European jetmaker Airbus...

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Three members of a California family who ran a foreclosure company will spend more than 45 years in jail, collectively, after each was found guilty of participating in a $20 million mortgage fraud scheme that preyed on financially distressed homeowners. According to the Department of Justice, Dorothy Matsuba, her husband, Thomas Matsuba, and her daughter, Jamie Matsuba, each received a sentence of more than 10 years in jail for taking part in the nearly decade-long scheme.

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