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California ranks sixth-worst state to retire to — or 15th best

California ranks sixth-worst state to retire to — or 15th best California is the sixth-worst state to retire in. Or 15th best. That’s the confusing message from three recent state-by-state, best-to-retire rankings based on a myriad of economic and demographic stats. Data crunchers at Bankrate and Kiplinger’s both ranked California No. 45 among the states […]

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California cuts 1 million from its poverty ranks, by one measure

California cuts 1 million from its poverty ranks, by one measure California is an expensive place to live, and the state’s lofty poverty levels as revealed by several measurements certainly reinforces the pain of heavy cost burdens. But one should also note the state’s noteworthy and broad economic revival from the Great Recession has significantly […]

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Homebuying ranks hottest in Irvine, Santa Ana and coolest in Newport, San Clemente

Homebuying ranks hottest in Irvine, Santa Ana and coolest in Newport, San Clemente What’s hot housing in Orange County? Let me introduce you to my “MOCHA” – the “Measure of Orange County Housing Acceleration” that may provide more clues about what’s up and what’s down on the local homebuying scene. It’s relatively simple math using […]

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