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Paradise Found: 10 Affordable Beach Towns

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From the white sands of Hawaii to the idyllic New England seaside, Americans flock to the beach for rest and relaxation. Median home prices in these towns are too expensive for most. But there are some equally charming US locales that boast being affordable beach towns.

SmartAsset, a financial information source, compiled a list of 25 budget-friendly beach cities. Granted, not all of these median prices are on the water. But if you don’t have to book a hotel or drive more than 20 miles to the water, you’re doing ok. Here are the top 10:

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Cheap Oil’s Effect on the 2016 Housing Market

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While cheap oil is making consumers happy at the pump, real estate may take a hit in states that rely heavily on energy production.

The Arch Mortgage Insurance Winter 2016 Housing & Mortgage Market Review tabs 8 states that could face a decline in house prices over the next two years.

States most at risk are  North Dakota, Wyoming, Alaska and West Virginia. New Mexico, Oklahoma, Louisiana and Texas are also in the danger zone. Why?
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