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Signs point to recovery in Mass. housing

August homes sales rise for 2d straight month, prices also up in August

By Robert Gavin and Jenifer B. McKim
Globe Staff / September 30, 2009

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Massachusetts home sales posted the second consecutive month of year-over-year increases in August as more buyers came off the sidelines and prices continued to rise, the clearest signs yet the housing market is beginning a recovery, analysts said. (Full article: 710 words)

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