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Inside Congress's housing repair kit

Legislation offers tax breaks, money to fight blight, mortgage aid, and more disclosure by lenders

(GLOBE STAFF DIGITAL ILLUSTRATION)
By Kimberly Blanton
Globe Staff / July 31, 2008

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The sweeping housing legislation signed yesterday by President Bush provides a tax credit for first-time home buyers, higher mortgage allowances for expensive markets such as Boston, property tax breaks, and a variety of other benefits. (Full article: 828 words)

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