Kristen Brown

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Ranking the Homes of NFL Pros

As Super Bowl 50 approaches, we tally up the real-estate deals of football stars like Ndamukong Suh, Asante Samuel, Marcus Mariota and Alex Smith<p>When Ndamukong Suh signed a six-year, $114 million contract with the Miami Dolphins in March, he became the highest-paid defensive tackle in NFL …

NFL

Understanding Your Tax Forms 2016: 1098, Mortgage Interest Statement

<b>Here’s what you should know about the form 1098, Mortgage Interest Statement:</b><p>A form 1098, <i>Mortgage Interest Statement</i>, is used to report mortgage interest, including points, of $600 or more paid to a lender for a mortgage.<p>For federal income tax purposes, a mortgage is a loan secured by your main …

Self-Employed? The Mortgage Rule You Need to Know

When applying for a mortgage, lenders will classify you as a wage earner employee or self-employed. Furthermore, if you also own a business or a …

Employment

Ask Yourself These 5 Questions Before Buying a Home

Buying a home is a major financial decision. The National Association of Realtors reported that in November 2015, the median sales price of existing …

Is an FHA Home Loan Right for You?

You're ready to buy a home, and you know that you can afford the monthly payments that come with a mortgage loan. But there's one challenge: You …

Personal Finance

Hiring The Wrong Real Estate Agent, And 9 Other Mistakes First-Time Homebuyers Make

Studies show that only majorly depressing life events -- think death of a family member, losing a job or getting a divorce -- outweigh the stressful demands of moving.<p>Since an estimated 43 million Americans relocate each year, we’ve partnered with Quicken Loans to help make your search for your …

Overlooked Rental Home Cash Flow

Cash flow, that monthly bank deposit of rent collected in excess of operating expenses is a major consideration when investors evaluate a rental property. Sometimes new investors forget one component of cash flow simply because they don't see it every month. Think of cash flow not as a calculation …

Real Estate

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10 Upgrades Under $1,000 That Increase Home Values

A clean, well-maintained home in tiptop condition will yield maximum profit when it comes time to sell. However, you don’t have to shell out the big bucks to make sure your house is in mint condition. There are a number of upgrades you can do for under $1,000 that will impress buyers and prompt …

Startup Spotlight: Stylyze is a virtual interior designer that helps with home decor shopping

When people starting thinking about home decor, the web tends to be their first stop. Between retail sites, online magazines, and blogs, there are …

Apartment Decorating Ideas — Oh Yes You Can Remodel a Rental!

Does it make sense to put money into decorating a rental? Hell, yeah it does! Especially when a few small changes make a dramatically more efficient use of your space, which is quite possible when your apartment is small. Just check out these 21 inspirational and affordable ideas for small …

16 Design Trends for 2016

From weird color combinations to grandmother chic: our predictions for the interiors trends that will define 2016.<p><b>1. Grandmother Chic</b><p>Above: We’re …

11 Money-Saving Remodeling Strategies from a Hollywood House Flipper

“Reuse, restore, recycle” is a familiar mantra, but 25 years back, Amanda Pays was one of the early adapters. An actress turned designer (she’s …

Homeowners: Tips to Prevent Frozen Pipes in Below-Freezing Weather

Learn how to prevent water pipes from freezing and cracking -- and what to do if they're already frozen.<p><i>By Patch Staff</i><p>With the National Weather …

Press release: Housing association tenants take first step to homeownership

Housing association tenants will from today (January 25) be able to take their first step to owning their own home under the government’s plans to …

Housing

6 Tips for Producing Small Business Content Regularly - Small Business Trends

Small businesses need content marketing to connect with customers. Content can improve search engine visibility, build credibility in the business …

Small Business

10 Free Marketing Tools For Small Business

Buying software is easy when you’re a big company – you can make providers fight for your contract. They tailor services to your needs, cut prices …

Infographics