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State homes sales to remain sluggish in 2011

California home sales will stay sluggish next year as the market continues to struggle with a weak economy and large numbers of distressed properties. Home sales will climb a mere 2 percent in 2011 after a projected drop of 10 percent this year, the California Association of Realtors forecast Monday. The median price also is expected to rise 2 percent next year to $312,500. In many geographical areas around the state, prices have increased from the lows of 2009, the… Read More »