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The homeowner's day of reckoning

As property values soared, we got hooked on the idea of using our house as a bank, pulling out blocks of equity to pay for renovations, vacations, and more. Now, will the softer real estate market cost some of us our homes, our shirts, even our retirement?

By Lisa Prevost
October 15, 2006

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Gregory Truman and Wayne Pruitt didn't need a real estate agent to sell their Brighton condo two years ago - but they could have used a crystal ball. (Full article: 3582 words)

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