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Business Columns

Scammers share lists of targets

Underground networks of schemers buy, sell directories of potentially easy prey

New leader blindsided by team

Reaction to change often fuels resistance; open communication will help

Flat-roof leaks raise inspection questions

DEAR BARRY: Before I bought my house, several friends said, “Don’t buy a place with a flat roof. You’ll have leaks.”

Mortgage prepayment penalty deductible

Q: I have a mortgage on an investment property that has a prepayment penalty. I have an offer to sel …

Law not always sole concern for agents

DEAR BARRY: Some of your articles suggest that a buyer’s agent has a responsibility to represent the interests of buyers.

Firefighters try to control a house fire at 1 Conchas Court in Eldorado Monday night. (Courtesy photo)

NM homeowners’ claims often costly

Resulting insurance-premium increases double the national average; a second claim jacks up rates by an additional 30 percent