Real Estate News – November 21, 2012

While Congress wrangles over a debt deal, struggling homeowners may be facing a cliff of their own. That’s because a tax break aimed at helping distressed borrowers—set to expire at the end of the year—is caught up in the taxes vs. spending debate paralyzing Washington (via

Twin Cities housing market shows signs of improvement (via

A couple has sued a Toronto area real estate firm and agent and the home’s former owners for failing to disclose early enough in the transaction that the home had been the scene of a double homicide 15 years ago (via REALTORMag):

A real estate agency has dropped a residential listing in River Falls after the mother of three slain girls urged it to cancel the sale of the home where her daughters died (via