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Homeownership takes biggest dive since Great Depression

W ASHINGTON — The American dream of homeownership has felt its biggest drop since the Great Depression, according to new 2010 census figures released Thursday. The analysis by the Census Bureau found the homeownership rate fell to 65.1 percent last ...

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Lower reimbursements from Medicare may cost nursing facilities $89M this year

A new rule cutting Medicare reimbursements for skilled nursing facilities may cost the state’s nursing homes $89 million this fiscal year. “It’s devastating,” said Isabella Firth, president of LifeSpan Network, a Columbia-based provider association with 300 member senior care facilities ...

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