Bill Virgin

Business Columnist, Seattle Post-Intelligencer

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Business columnist at the Seattle Post-Intelligencer

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In Detroit, the median price of a home is now estimated at $7500, less than the lowest priced new car on the market.

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In Detroit, the median price of a home is now estimated at $7500, less than the lowest priced new car on the market.

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