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Home Ventilation & Indoor Air Quality

Defining Indoor Air Quality

New Science: Indoor Air Quality

Weekend Detox for Your Home

<b>A few small changes to your home over the weekend can help improve your health (and your cash flow) every day.</b>

Detoxification

How would you rate your home’s indoor air quality?

Are you ready to transition from being outside most of the time to spending a little more time indoors where it is not quite so chilly? We may not …

Improving Air Quality In The Kitchen

What a range hood does is largely invisible, but that doesn’t make its impact any less important. Kitchen contaminants can compromise a home’s indoor …

The Next Big Thing: Healthy Homes

When Meritage Homes began to ask its average buyer, a 36-year-old mother of three, how it could create better value in 2009, the subject of health …

Wellness

Blueair Aware Indoor Air Quality Monitor

Price: $199Be sure the air you’re breathing at home is of a good quality with the Blueair Aware Indoor Air Quality Monitor. Remaining compact, this …

Air Quality

Velux and Netatmo pair up to keep indoor air healthier and more comfortable

Home design company Velux said Tuesday evening it will partner with smart home device maker Netatmo for a line of smart devices that focus on …

6 Ways to Improve Indoor Air Quality at Home

Animal dander, dust mites, mold, pollen—it’s all right there in the air, not to mention your bath towels, bedding, and furniture. These particles can …

Indoor Air Pollution - 3 Best-Bet Solutions

In the winter, all that dry indoor air can leave some homeowners with red eyes and scratchy throats—but it doesn't have to be that way! Improve …

Indoor Air Quality

REALTOR Crash Course in Home Performance

5 Easy Steps for Buying a Second Home

If you begin to find there are few homes for sale in the price range you have established, then it is time to revisit steps one and two. You may need …

Real Estate

2 Ways Homebuyers Sabotage Themselves When Getting a Mortgage

Having the right information can help you save on your single largest monthly expense<p>With the wealth of mortgage options available on the market, …

1 Crucial Mistake New Home Buyers Make

Avoiding this potential mistake ensures you're on the path to eventual mortgage and homeowner bliss.<p>No doubt the stakes are high when buying a home, …

Mortgages

What You Need to Know About 3% Down Payment Mortgages

Get the details so you can make an informed buying decision.<p>Home buyers have a wealth of mortgage options at their disposal. From conventional bank …

Mortgages

Can You Guess the Average Credit Score of Homebuyers in America?

Hint: It's probably better than you think.<p>For a vast majority of Americans, buying a home will likely be their largest lifetime purchase.<p>A 2013 …

Personal Finance

Homeowners fuel HELOC boom as home prices soar

Home prices are rising across the nation not due to wage increases, but because of the limited supply of homes for sale.<p>While experts agree this type …

The Minimum Payment Trap

On the outside, minimum payments are made to look harmless and as though they exist for your advantage. However, this couldn’t be further from the …

Loans

Applying For a Mortgage Is Easier Than You Think

If you're thinking of buying your first home, no doubt finances are top of your agenda. Unless you're lucky enough to be a cash buyer, the chances …

Personal Finance

What to do about your home in a divorce

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet.<p>The marital home is many couples’ most valuable asset, so deciding what to do with it during divorce can be difficult. You and your soon-to-be ex have two basic options: sell the home, or one of you stays in it. If you stay, there are two ways …

Mortgages

'A bad idea': More new mortgages are risky ones

Nebraska is the rated highest among states for housing affordability. Vermont offers a good employment landscape for under-35 home buyers. Newslook<p>Riskier borrowers are making up a growing share of new mortgages, pushing up delinquencies modestly and raising concerns about an eventual spike in …

Mortgages

Payday loans and more: 7 financial products to beware — or they will cost you

Getting all your financial trains to run on time is hard. You get the raise to cover rent and pay down those credit cards — but then there's taxes …

Loans

The Journey: Can a reverse mortgage stabilize a wobbly retirement-income stool?

Financial planners, who once disparaged reverse mortgages, are beginning to recommend them for clients as a proactive retirement income strategy, …

Retirement

Innovative Uses of Reverse Mortgages: Smart Ways to Tap Home Equity

Generally speaking, the uses of reverse mortgages are endless. And, you get to choose the best way to manage or spend the money from the loan.<p>Most …

Mortgages

How to Remove Late Payments From Your Credit Reports

After that time, the payments will “fall off” your credit reports — they’ll no longer be shown to others, and they won’t be part of your credit …

Mortgages

Are we heading toward another subprime mortgage crisis?

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Federal Reserve bailed out Bear Stearns on March 14, nine years ago. What has the Fed learned from that mistake? Not enough, perhaps.<p>A little understood part of the Bear story is that in March 2008, the Federal Open Market Committee, or FOMC, ignored critical facts concerning Fannie Mae …

Banking

Guide To Buying Homes For Millennial Women

The theme of this year's International Women's Day, 'Be Bold for Change', underscores the personality of young Indian women of today, who are …

Personal Finance

FICO Policy Changes Mean Your Score May Go Up

One of the standard measures for credit, the FICO score, is about to be recalculated. The changes in the methodology for providing FICO scores …

Mortgages