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Real estate agents are people, too (access required)

Advertising is a trial-and-error kind of business. Just ask the geniuses who came up with New Coke. The McDevitt Agency has found itself revising an ad 
campaign on display at 
Overstreet Mall. A few months ago, the realty company displayed ...

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Distressed (access required)

Spartanburg, S.C., Sen. Lee Bright runs a company called 
On Time Trucking. But when it comes to paying his mortgage, apparently he’s not on time. According to news reports, Bright is being sued by Capital Bank, which says his business ...

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Well, that’s one use for foreclosure papers (access required)

Eve Shreve will be sentenced next month after doing something that other homeowners 
in foreclosure probably have thought of doing: torching the place. Shreve, who lives in northwestern Pennsylvania, has pleaded guilty to arson and 
reckless endangerment charges for setting ...

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