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20 Vegetarian Memorial Day Recipes You'll Want to Make All Summer

Memorial Day weekend may be the celebratory moment you’ve been waiting for to fire up the grill, but it doesn’t have to be all about hot dogs and …

Cooking

10 of the most important civil rights sites in the USA

The new Mississippi Civil Rights Museum is the latest hard-hitting opening on the US civil rights trail, but if you’re not in the Deep South any time …

Black History

She fought for her community as a Black Panther. Will gentrification force her out?

One by one, Frances Moore has watched friends and neighbors move into cars, tents and encampments. Many in crisis often turn to the 62-year-old Oakland woman, who provides free meals to the homeless, but she has found it increasingly difficult to hear their stories of displacement.<p>That’s because …

Housing

Bitcoin Is So Hot It's Being Used to Buy $4 Million Homes: TV Star

The bitcoin frenzy is now making its way into the real estate sector.<p>Samantha DeBianchi, founder of DeBianchi Real Estate, based in Ft. Lauderdale, …

Real Estate

Gilbert adds Buhl Building, Harvard Square Centre to portfolio

• Dan Gilbert adds historic skyscraper, Broadway building to downtown Detroit portfolio<br>• Separate deals include 652-space parking garage<br>• "Significant" …

Real Estate

Metro Detroit home sales, prices jump in October

• Home sales in metro Detroit rise 4.3 percent in October year over year<br>• Fewer homes for sale push prices up<br>• Detroit's median sales price increased …

If you own a cheaper house, you're in the money

While home prices have always been ruled by supply and demand, that calculation is on steroids in today's market, because of an acute housing shortage.<p>The shortage is worst at the low end of the market, which is why prices in that tier are rising at twice the pace of those on the high end of the …

The way Americans buy homes is changing — and it could mean trouble for the middle class

Most Americans don't have tons of cash floating around.<p>That can make buying a home difficult for some, as all-cash home sales remain above normal levels, The Wall Street Journal reports.<p>For many, buying a home means taking out a mortgage, but data from Attom Data Solutions shows that 28.8% of homes …

The Most Genius Home Hacks We Learned This Year

Let's just say, 2017 was good for our homes.<p>Improving one's home is a never-ending cycle. That's why people are constantly on the lookout for faster ways to wash dishes or smarter ways to fit more into their kitchen — and 2017 was no exception. These are the highlights of what we learned this year …

Cleaning

How to make your own pinhole viewer to watch the solar eclipse

Later today, the moon will pass in front of the sun treating everyone in North America to a total solar eclipse, while parts of South America, Africa …

Tiny house packs all the essentials in 100 square feet

A nugget of dreamy small living<p>This new off-grid dwelling designed by Modern Tiny Living, endearingly named Nugget, manages to fit a bathroom, kitchenette, and full-sized bed into just 102 square feet. Built atop a single-axle trailer, the home weighs about 4,500 pounds and features simple pine …

Off-grid

Milky Way above Tioga

3 Ways to Raise Your Kids to Think -- and Solve Problems -- Like an Entrepreneur

Kids who feel lost in the face of adversity today will encounter substantial challenges in the "Fourth Revolution" of tomorrow.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As every parent knows all too well, parenting doesn't come with a handbook. We all just do our best to find the …

13 Questions That Will Change Your Life

A great life runs on questions, not answers.<p>When things aren’t going quite the way you’d like them to, it’s often the result of not asking yourself …

Your Hospital May Be the Reason You End Up Having a C-Section

A new study has found that the way your hospital delivery unit is managed can increase your chance of having a C-section, regardless of your medical risks or preference.<p>If you're currently preggers and wondering whether or not you'll end up having a C-section, you should probably take a good, hard …

How To Buy A Building in Detroit: A Panel Discussion on How to Invest in Real Estate

Real estate firm, Detroit reach affordable housing agreement

DETROIT (AP) - An agreement between the city and real estate firm Bedrock is expected to lead to an estimated 700 affordable housing units in Detroit.<p>…

Mom Posts Photo of Baby's 'Dimple Piercing' to Prove a Point

A mom posted a Facebook photo of her baby with a fake cheek piercing to illustrate why she thinks circumcision is not okay for baby boys.<p>What body modification do you think is okay for a parent to do to a baby? Pierced ears? Maybe. Tattoos? Um, no. Pierced cheek? Say what?!<p>That kind of horrified …

Write An Attractive Property Listing With These 5 Steps

You have a property that needs tenants, and so it’s time to write that property listing. Whether you’re a new landlord or a veteran, everyone can use …

Creative Writing

Report: 40 percent of Detroit millennials are homeowners

How does it compare to other cities?<p>We’ve talked about owning vs. renting in Detroit, and clearly, many opt on the owning side. The allure of cheaper-than-normal real estate is appealing, but comes with many obstacles in Detroit (the price of renovations, difficulty with financing, high taxes). …

Black homeowners struggle as U.S. housing market recovers | Toronto Star

By 2016, the African-American homeowner rate had fallen to 42.2 per cent and lagged 29.7 percentage points behind whites, nearly a percentage point …

In Detroit, Anyone Can Be a Real Estate Developer

<b>(Bloomberg)—An urban revival</b> has to start somewhere, and in the case of Detroit, that place has been downtown.<p>Coming out of the Great Recession, a …

Why California Investors Should Consider Investing in Detroit Real Estate

Once a manufacturing hub, Detroit has been climbing its way back to the top of the investment opportunities list for global investors. Having been …

Find Real Estate, Homes for Sale, Apartments & Houses for Rent - realtor.com®

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This Tax Move Has Made a Lot of Real-Estate Investors Rich

As a real-estate investor, you may want to unload one property and replace it with another. But selling an appreciated property results in a current …

100 Beautiful Kitchens To Inspire Your Kitchen Makeover

Kitchens are such versatile rooms. We use them to cook meals for ourselves and our families daily. They hold homework on the island or table. They …

Kitchens

Billionaire real estate mogul Dan Gilbert cashing in on corporate welfare in Detroit

While one in six homes have no running water<p>Billionaire real estate mogul Dan Gilbert cashing in on corporate welfare in Detroit<p>By Kathleen Martin<br>6 …