By Michael Hiatt | Lifestyles, Real Estate, Opinion
Nearly everywhere you turn, you hear news of the rebounding housing market. Not only is it bouncing back, but it’s also making a huge comeback with …
We all pay so much attention to keeping the rest of our home beautiful, but when it comes to the bathroom, a pretty shower mat or curtain seems to be …
Looking for a new home can be a pretty exciting task. With that much money on the line, it's worthwhile to read up on the process before you set out. …
en_US<p>article<p><img class="alignleft size-medium wp-image-340" alt="hiatt cartoon stand out hi rez" src="http://michaelhiatthomes cloud …Self-improvement
A design-build firm with a flair for modernism creates a stylish indoor/outdoor living space in Winter Park.<p>Two West Coast transplants, priced out of San Francisco, build their North Carolina dream home.<p>In a leafy Toronto neighborhood, a Cor-Ten–clad family home is wired for the future.<p>From …Palo Alto
Give an exterior a whole new look is as easy as focusing on the front door.<p>Make a good first impression with a stylish front door.
From Hawaii to New Zealand, the most beautiful vacation destinations in the world.<p>From Hawaii to New Zealand, the most beautiful vacation destinations in the world.
From a remote-control pull-out bed to custom-made double bunks, these 16 dramatic bedrooms are true showstoppers.<p>From a remote-control pull-out bed to custom-made double bunks, these 16 dramatic bedrooms are true showstoppers.Interior Design
It's summertime, and the cookin's easy—master these ultimate summer dishes and eat well through SeptemberCooking
A look at one-of-a-kind homes.<p>As homeowners shift toward more sustainable, off-the-grid, DIY habitats, unique homes are inevitable. Here we look at 16 innovative, bizarre, and one-of-a-kind homes and what makes them stand out.
<b>1.“We just get richer and richer.”</b><p>The past 35 years have been a period of extraordinary wealth creation by billionaires, according to a new “2015 …Mark Zuckerberg
These happy-hued spaces will brighten up your day, even if you're not planning a remodel anytime soon.<p>Crisp, cool blues ... fiery reds ... there's inspiration here from every color in the rainbow. Want more ideas? We've got 135+ designer bathrooms right this way.
This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …Creativity
It's the easiest way to add instant curb appeal.<p>Go sunny with a cheery yellow, demure with a dove gray or bold with a true red. After all, your front door is your home's and first impression. Make it a good one.
While my company has an international reach, many of my clients are based in the Puget Sound area of Washington State which is currently a very hot …
James Keach, who produced and acted in “Walk the Line,” has bought a condominium in Santa Monica for $4.4 million.<p>The remodeled unit has high ceilings, multiple terraces and patios, a fireplace, an eat-in kitchen, a dining room, three bedrooms, three bathrooms and 2,817 square feet of living space. …Real Estate
There is a downside to rapidly rising home prices: declining home affordability.<p>The share of new and existing homes affordable to median-income …Housing
Fewer U.S. homes are completing the foreclosure process and ending up repossessed by banks because investors are increasingly buying up properties …
Vistas of the ocean, mountains, pools, and, gardens.<p>Not only are these rooms impeccably decorated, they also feature vistas of the ocean, mountains, pools, and gardens.
Turning the key in a lock that no landlord has access to, reading in a hammock in your own backyard and painting your dining room bright red - what …Personal Finance
Brad Waters, <i>Guest Writer</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p>Ten years ago this month, Hara Estroff Marano, Editor-at-Large for <i>Psychology Today,</i> wrote in her article “The Art …