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8 Features That Will Sell Your Home Faster

Homeowners are sometimes hesitant to upgrade when it's time to sell. After all, you won't be living there much longer, and home remodeling efforts …

Real Estate

These 8 Prefabs in Seattle Make Us Want to Move to the Emerald City

There's a reason why prefabs are becoming ever so popular in the booming northwestern corner of Seattle, Washington.<p>Although Seattle has long been acclaimed for being surrounded by water, mountains, and evergreen forests, more recently, it's become a hotbed for modern design and high-quality …

Mortgage rates jump to highest in 4 years, an ominous sign for spring housing market

A huge sell-off in the bond market is about to make buying a home more expensive. Mortgage rates, which loosely follow the yield on the 10-year …

A Boca Raton, Florida, Waterfront Home That’s Built for Fun

Car and boat enthusiasts will appreciate this house’s amenities<p>Listing of the Day<p><b>Location:</b> Boca Raton, Florida<p><b>Price:</b> $5.89 million (<i>new price</i>)<p><i>This</i> …

How To Flip A House Successfully In 2018

The key to flipping a house is to look for a property that offers <b>good value</b>, rather than a low price. Rushing into buying a foreclosure only because …

Real Estate

A modern house for lovers of elegance! (With floor plans!)

It's rare to find a property that is so elegant from start to finish that it leaves you reeling, but that is exactly what we have found here! The …

A modern open concept home with stunning exteriors

For those who have long nurtured the dream of owning a ranch style of property, this modern home is where the fulfillment of your rural dreams lies! …

A Modern Ranch on 530 Acres of Land Near Aspen

Sweeping vistas and abundant wildlife await in this secluded canyon<p>Listing of the Day<p><b>Location:</b> Glenwood Springs, Colorado<p><b>Price: $</b>23 million<p>“Pristine, …

US home prices rising 2 times faster than wages

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home prices climbed in March at the strongest rate in nearly three year as a dwindling supply of houses for sale is causing …

One country is dominating US home sales to foreign buyers

NAR March 2017 data from Realtor.com show Chinese buyers were absent from the list of top countries. Another country did top the list for almost every city though, Canada. Judging from Canadian buying behaviour from 2016, these aren't snowbirds looking for a warm place to winter either. These are …

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Home prices are soaring — here are the 20 places where owners are reaping the biggest profits in 2017

In fact, homeowners who sold in the first quarter of the year realized an average price gain of $44,000 since purchasing their home, a new ATTOM Data Solutions report shows. That equals an average 24% return on purchase price across the country — the highest average price gain for home sellers in …

Selling Your Home? Why This Spring Is the 'Strongest Seller's Market Ever'

Spring homebuyers are pounding the pavement at a furious pace, but the pickings are getting ever slimmer.<p>Even as more homes come on the market for this traditionally popular sales season, they're flying off fast, with bidding wars par for the course. Home prices have now surpassed their last peak, …

Top 5: 4 modern home designs(with floor plans) to 30 photos that show off the power of home staging

And here we are again, another week has passed and we are giving you a chance to read our most popular articles. This is your chance to re-read your …

7 Things to Do Before Applying for a Mortgage

Before sending in that application, you want to be properly prepared.<p>With mortgage rates rising as the Federal Reserve slowly inches interest rates …

4 fantastic homes with plans

What do you think makes a home trendy, beautiful and functional? We think it’s a mix of the right designs, elegant colors, fashionable materials, …

Your ultimate bathtub inspiration guide!

Picture the scene. You've just come home after a long and arduous day at work. The chores are done and you need to enjoy a little 'you time', and …

How To Make a Studio Apartment Feel Bigger Than It Is

One of the biggest downsides to studio living is feeling like you live — and entertain — in your bedroom. But even though that might …

Zero-carbon home generates income by making more energy than it needs

The home of the future could slash your utility bills and generate enough money to help pay the mortgage. UK firm Koru Architects designed and built …

Clean Energy

7 kitchen upgrades under $5,000 that will increase the value of your home

It's likely you spend much of your time at home in your kitchen, cooking, entertaining friends over a glass (or two) of wine, or talking through your day with family.<p>But there may come a day when you look around and notice that this well-loved space is starting to look a bit worn. Suddenly, your …

Ellen DeGeneres's New Spring Home Line Is Seriously Impressive

It's no secret that talk show host Ellen DeGeneres has a knack for home décor. Two years ago the television personality launched her own home goods …

Home Decorating

How Art-Deco Glamour Is Fast Replacing Scandinavian Cool in L.A.

The hottest new restaurants and bars across the city wax nostalgic for its Old Hollywood roots<p>For the past several years, the prevailing design trend in Los Angeles’ booming foodie scene has been a Scandinavian-inflected California cool. Throughout the trendiest new eateries, the recurring theme is …

Art Deco

Texas named one of the worst states for first-time homebuyers

Here's some depressing news: It seems the states that are attracting the most millennials are also the ones where it's hardest to break into …

Fast-Growing Lender Hid Payments to Some Borrowers

Renovate America Inc. is the biggest player in America’s fastest-growing type of loan. The San Diego-based company enjoys the backing of municipalities and big-name Wall Street investors, thanks in part to its record of ultralow customer defaults.<p>But Renovate America, which finances purchases of …

How to design a home with black and white

Whether you’re looking for instant drama or a serene palette, these tips will help you craft the perfect design plan<p>Photograph by Chris</b> …

7 Tips On How to Display Photos in a Home or Gallery So They Look Gorgeous

(<b>Editor’s Note:</b> Jan-Ole Schmidt is an avid photographer and a Product Manager at WhiteWall.com, a professional online photo lab.)<p>Everyone has at …

A modern house for lovers of elegance!

Designing the home of your dreams that has elegant interiors along with praiseworthy exteriors offering stylish seating arrangements within a well- …

8 Top Design Trends in 2017 for the Luxurious Home

Designers talk mixed metals, earthy tones and more<p>A new year offers a clean slate. It’s a chance to tweak (or totally ditch) the old and ring in the …

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