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Methods of New Home Construction

The best building method to use for your new home is an important discussion to have with your builder – and your architect, if you’ve hired one to …

Residents in an eco-village project piloted in the Netherlands will produce solar and biogas power, grow their food and recycle waste into fertiliser<p>“If you look at any long lasting eco-village, it has usually been about religion, polyamory or drugs,” says James Ehrlich, president of …

Sustainability

How To Become A Person Everyone Wants To Approach

Wonder why others don't gravitate toward you at events or work? You might be accidentally steering people away. Here's how to be more approachable.

11 Surefire Ways To Instantly Connect With Anyone

Too many people succumb to the mistaken belief that the ability to connect with others is a natural, unteachable trait that belongs to only a lucky few. It’s easy to fall prey to this misconception. In reality, this ability is under your control, and it’s a matter of emotional intelligence …

Investors poured $1B into South Bronx property in 2015

Clockwise: Triangle Plaza in Melrose; NYPD’s 40th precinct; 2401 Third Avenue and 101 Lincoln Avenue in Mott Haven; and the La Central affordable …

Foreclosure | Foreclosed Homes

The 7 Secrets of Buying Foreclosures<p>At RealtyTrac, we’re passionate about helping you find the best real estate deals. Foreclosures can be tricky, so …

Investors Are Flipping Houses Again

Didn't anybody see 'The Big Short'?<p>It was one of the most notorious practices of the financial crisis: Speculators snapping up homes, waiting a few …

You Can Lose a Lot of Money Flipping Houses

'Crawl in this business before you run,' advises one veteran flipper.<p>House flipping is hot. Last year marked a high, since 2007, in the number of …