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Existing Home Sales Increased
By Millissa
January 7, 2013

WASHINGTON (December 28, 2012) - Pending home sales increased in November for the third straight month and reached the highest level in two-and-a-half years, according to the National Association of Realtors®.

The Pending Home Sales Index,* a forward-looking indicator based on contract signings, rose 1.7 percent to 106.4 in November from a downwardly revised 104.6 in October and is 9.8 percent above November 2011 when it was 96.9. The data reflect contracts but not closings.

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Southern Living Magazines "The Souths Best College Towns" By Sterling Kelso
By Millissa
August 23, 2011

MORGANTOWN, WV    Beyond West Virginia University's campus along the Monongahela River, the focus in this town is the great outdoors. Those interested in adventure-lite activities can stroll along the Rail Trails or hike and bike on nearly 50 miles of trails in Coopers Rock State Forest (coopersrockstateforest.com), just 15 minutes awqy.  White-water rafting on the Cheat River is only 45 minutes away for visitors seeking a wetter thrill.