ABERDEEN, Wash. — The pandemic has changed the way we work and where we live. The Grays Harbor County community of Aberdeen is benefitting from those changes, according to national data.

The U.S. Postal Service tracks net migration — moving from one place to another — based on its mail recipients. According to a recent study, Aberdeen ranked number nine in the country for net in-migration, the number of people moving into the community.

On the other end of the spectrum, Seattle ranks number nine for net out-migration — people moving out.

“They realized, ‘I don’t have to go drive

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A four-bedroom, five-bath home sold for $2.25 million on April 16, making it the most expensive property transfer in St. Johns County last week. The 4,272-square-foot residence sits on 0.85 acres of land in Ponte Vedra.

Following are the top 15 real estate sales in St. Johns County recorded from April 14 through 20, 2021. 

3010 Timberlake Point, Ponte Vedra

Price: $2,250,000

Buyer: Myles and Christina Felsing

Seller: David amd Emily Lunghino

Neighborhood: Country Club Unit 1

Acres: 0.85

Size: 4,272 square feet

Bedrooms: 4

Bathrooms: 5

Year built: 1997

Recording date: April 16, 2021

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Everyone wants to get in early on the next big thing, whether it’s the latest electronic gadget or an online currency that’s about to take off. And real estate is no different.

All across the country, prices are rising to new heights as the number of homes for sale has dwindled to new lows. While offers of over asking price have become practically standard in this turbocharged market—one in which the COVID-19 pandemic has led many folks to seek out larger homes with more land—some housing markets are still doing better than others, and are likely to remain the places

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There are so many industries that courted less of our time this year. We didn’t put on clothes. We didn’t board planes. We didn’t attend parties. But we did turn our attention towards refurbishing our homes. Now, as we begin to consider returning to those various pastimes and creative endeavors, we retain a newfound appreciation coupled with a deeper knowledge of our interiors.

According to Etsy trend expert Dayna Isom Johnson, “After a year of working, learning, and relaxing at home, many shoppers are eager to find new ways to spruce up their spaces, so it’s no surprise

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Bookended by the 2008 crash and COVID-19, the decade between 2009 and 2019 was a transformative one for the real estate industry. Curious to see how the housing market had fared between the two most significant, yet wildly different economic downturns in history, we analyzed residential sales across the U.S., putting the largest urban centers in the country into sharp focus. Then, we identified homes that sold in both 2009 and 2019 to pinpoint the most accurate changes in home prices, taking inflation into account, in order to determine the best price ranges for home price appreciation over the past

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Floor & Decor (FND), featured in today’s IBD 50 Stocks To Watch, is getting close to a buy point as homeowners continue to spruce up their living spaces.




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The Atlanta-based retailer operated 133 warehouse-format stores and two design centers across 31 states at the end of Q4. It specializes in hardwood, tile, wood and natural stone flooring. Floor & Decor also offers decorative accessories and installation services.

Last month, Floor & Decor reported Q4 results that topped views. Earnings soared 81% to 47 cents a share on 37% higher sales of $723.7 million. The company opened

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