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What is your house worth?
The real estate boom has made millions of homeowners richer than they ever imagined. Now what?
May 11, 2004: 10:52 AM EDT
By Marion Asnes, MONEY Magazine

NEW YORK (MONEY Magazine) - In houses across the country, homeowners are thrilling to the news that their net worth has taken a great leap forward for the simple reason that they purchased the roof over their heads.

No longer confident that our stock portfolios will fund a prosperous retirement, many of us have transferred our hopes to housing, and with good reason.

But nagging questions remain.

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