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Anna Faris’ Stunning $2.5 Million Hollywood Home Is For Sale. Take a Look Inside

See inside<p>You could live in Anna Faris’ sleek Hollywood Hills home — if you’ve got $2.5 million to spare.<p>The actress, who split from husband Chris …

Anna Faris

Houston rent prices reflect Harvey landfall, says new report

Texas had a challenging 2017, largely fueled by the swath of damage left by Hurricane Harvey. Plagued by natural disasters from wildfires to floods, …

Texas

Time to Get Greedy With Home Depot Stock

2018 is shaping up to be another big year for the home-improvement specialist.<p><b>Home Depot</b> (NYSE:HD) has been one of the best-performing retail stocks …

Stocks

‘Seinfeld’ ‘shrinkage’ manse sells for deflated price

In “The Hamptons” episode of “Seinfeld,” George Costanza (Jason Alexander) has a famed “shrinkage” incident after spending time in a cold swimming …

Luxury

Retrofitting suburbia: Old shopping malls can be saved by their parking lots

Aging shopping centres, built decades ago as beacons of fashion and free parking on the suburban fringe, are gradually becoming relics on a sea of …

Cities

10 Curb Appeal Tips From the Pros

Why Curb Appeal Matters<p>First impressions are everything – at least when it comes to selling your home. According to the National Association of …

Home Improvement

Bruce Willis and Wife Emma List Their NYC Duplex Apartment for $17.75 Million

It has incredible views of Central Park.<p>Bruce Willis may have been used to traveling all the way to Idaho when he was married to Demi Moore, but it seems he's more about city life these days. However, the actor and his wife, Emma, have reportedly been spending less time in their New York City …

Bruce Willis

Seattle-area rents drop significantly for first time this decade as new apartments sit empty

Rents are dropping significantly across the Seattle area for the first time this decade, as a flood of new construction has left apartments sitting …

Real Estate

Hottest 2018 Home Trends, According to Pinterest

Pinterest recently released a report about the top 100 trends based on Pinning activity. And the home and interior design category is blowing up. …

Interior Design

Why you should switch to LED lightbulbs right now, before the law requires it

When Jason Chroman relocated from San Francisco to the suburbs, he and his family moved into a bigger, newer house. It was all very exciting until their first electric bill arrived. “The house was maybe 30 percent bigger, but the electric bill was something like 200 percent more,” Chroman said. So …

Home Automation

Everything You Need to Know About How the New Tax Law Affects Your Home

Whether you own a home or want to buy one<p>Homeowners have long been a favorite child of the tax code. With the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act they are losing …

Mortgages

Charlestown home prices at the start of 2018: Navy Yard in the lead

Neighborhood average $702/foot<p>The average asking price for market-rate homes in Charlestown as of January 17 was $702 a square foot, according to an analysis from real estate research site NeighborhoodX.<p>That came from a range of $471 a square foot to $918 a foot. That last number was from Unit 105 …

Real Estate

The Top 10 Housing Markets for 2018, According to Zillow

It looks like 2018 will be yet another big year in real estate. According to Zillow, 52.6 percent of all homes nationwide are worth as much or more …

Real Estate

In our big cities, condos have become ’the last bastion of affordability’

TORONTO — Canada’s residential real estate market saw strong, but slowing year-over-year price growth in the fourth quarter of 2017, according to a …

Real Estate

Make Your Garden Private With These Lovely Plant Ideas

Whether you love or hate your neighbors, you most certainly need space for your own adventures with your family that you do not want to share with …

Landscaping

Howard Lutnick's Real-Estate IPO Flops

The stock market has been hitting records lately, but you would never know that from the flop of the initial public offering of Howard Lutnick’s commercial real-estate services firm last month.<p>In early December, Newmark Group Inc., whose chairman is Mr. Lutnick, initially planned to sell 30 million …

Real Estate

Zillow Ranked This North Carolina City the Second-Hottest US Housing Market in 2018

It’s a good time to own real estate in Raleigh! Zillow’s Hottest Housing Markets for 2018 report ranks the North Carolina capital in the number two …

Real Estate

Do you want to live in the next Cosmopolitan house?

Struggling to afford rent in London, or need to move there to take your career to the next level? Want to live with other women who share your goals? Then here’s your chance to live in a very special Cosmopolitan home.<p>As part of our Home, Made campaign, we’ve rehoused 12 women as property guardians …

Housing

We Asked The Pros: Which Home Improvements Have the Best ROI in 2018

Every homeowner wants to get the biggest impact possible out of their home improvements. Whether you’re looking to make a move in the near future or …

Home Improvement

4 kitchen designs that Pinterest users are obsessed with right now

Does your dream kitchen look like this?<p>When it comes to kitchens, 2018 is all about the year of personalisation – that's what we revealed in our …

Renovations

The Tiny Jenga Kitchen

When Sue Yeoh bought her prewar one-bedroom in Forest Hills Gardens, a private enclave in central Queens, more than a decade ago, she had every intention of renovating the tiny, dark kitchen. But after investing in new appliances, gray cabinets and backsplash tile, she hit a roadblock.<p>“I never got …

Renovations

Is this a housing revolution for aging boomers?

Dr. Bill Thomas says Minka it isn't simply a building, it’s a way of creating buildings.<p>Geriatrician Dr. Bill Thomas is a fascinating man who's …

Healthy Living

7 Essentials for Any 2018 Digital Marketing Strategy

Digital marketing strategy is crucial to most modern businesses. Is yours following these best practices?<p>In today's tech landscape, a solid digital marketing strategy has become the CMO's new bread and butter; the only question now is how best to serve it up. Your business's success depends on the …

Digital Marketing

Why Some Shopping Malls May Be in Deeper Trouble Than You Think

The damage inflicted on America’s malls by the rise of e-commerce may be worse than it appears.<p>As embattled retailers announce store closures at a …

Trends

Falling Australian Home Prices A Sign of Things to Come in 2018

The first quarterly decline in Australian home values in almost two years may be a sign of what’s to come. National dwelling values fell 0.3 percent …

Real Estate

Commercial real estate comes out on top in tax law overhaul

While housing sector proponents gave a thumbs down to the new tax law, most commercial real estate industry execs are celebrating the federal …

Real Estate

A tsunami of store closures is about to hit the US — and it's expected to eclipse the retail carnage of 2017

• <b>More than 12,000 stores are expected to close in 2018 — up from roughly 9,000 closures in 2017, according to Cushman & Wakefield.</b>• <b><br>A rash of store closure announcements and bankruptcy filings are expected at the start of the year, when retailers are flush with cash from the holiday season.</b>• <b><br>Among the</b> …

Trends

Joanna Gaines Has a Tip For Dealing With Sentimental Clutter

If one of your resolutions is to declutter in 2018 (ahem, we have a January Cure for that), but you find it hard to let go of the sentimental items, …

Joanna Gaines

How long should you keep important documents?

Getting rid of documents properly can be key to protecting your personal information online and off.<p>As your financial life gets more complicated, …