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An existing single family home which is up for sale is pictured in Burbank, California December 15, 2011. REUTERS/Fred Prouser

An existing single family home which is up for sale is pictured in Burbank, California December 15, 2011. REUTERS/Fred Prouser

An existing single family home which is up for sale is pictured in Burbank, California December 15, 2011. REUTERS/Fred Prouser
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People attend a job training and resource fair at Coney Island in New York December 11, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

People attend a job training and resource fair at Coney Island in New York December 11, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

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