You had me at seven fireplaces (and a bread oven). Actress Renee Zellweger’s Connecticut country home, on the market for $1.6 million, is hardly roughing it.
Create the ultimate livable space with these stylish decorating tricks.
The VA home loan, which may be the most auspicious benefit available to veterans, is putting vets into homes at a far greater rate than it was just one decade ago. According to Bloomberg news, VA loans accounted for eight percent of all first quarter mortgages this year, an increase from two percent in 2004.
Ashton Kutcher just sold his sleek Hollywood Hills bachelor pad for $9.925 million. The ‘Two and a Half Men” actor bought the hip Los Angeles pad two years ago, paying $8.455 million. In May 2014, it was rumored that he was quietly shopping it for $12 million.
Guardian reporter Jessica Glenza and her boyfriend are buying a house and decided to go with a Federal Housing Authority loan. Glenza explains (in a satirical way that catches your eye), why she can finally afford a home and why some might think this is a bad thing. It was over a plate of linguine…
Buyers often assume a flipped home is like new — move-in ready and free from hassles. The newly renovated home gets top dollar, and the buyer assumes it is perfect.
It’s not just home prices that are on the rise, closing costs have also been inching up recently. A new report by Bankrate.com shows mortgage closing costs increased 6 percent over the past year to an average of $2,539 on a $200,000 loan. Origination fees increased 9 percent to $1,877 and third-party fees increased 1 percent to $662.
About a month ago, I was standing in front of the Woodstock display at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland Ohio when it happened again. A guy about my age, wearing a baseball cap over what I assumed was a balding head, sized me up and asked: “So, were you there?”
An outdoor living room is an outdoor space that you have converted so as to provide more comfort and aesthetical appeal than just a simple backyard with a few chairs and a wooden table. An outdoor living room, if done properly, can be the most exciting place in your house, a place where you and your family and visitors will be spending a lot of time having fun in the open air. But, how does one do it properly? What are the things you need to keep in mind?
A new home often means making significant adjustments to how you spend your money. Expenses such as mortgage payments, property taxes, insurance, utilities, and maintenance add up quickly and can easily throw your best financial intentions out of whack.
We know it is difficult to dedicate your precious free time to such an extensive undertaking as full backyard renovation tends to be, however, in this article we will propose five things you can do in your backyard without too much fuss and still achieve a wonderful, refreshing effect.
(MCT)—Back-to-school shopping has started, and for college students, that means figuring out how to pay for at least one big expense: textbooks.
Bathroom accessories help you to beautify the look of your bathroom. It is a place where you spent most of your time in morning and so it needs to be pleasant and comfortable. It is important that you clearly understand how you can change the look of this place, making it more attractive and comfortable with the right products.
It can be daunting to take on a big road trip in an unfamiliar country, and if you can’t speak the language then it can seem like an even tougher task.
But what is a person to do if their renovation budget is limited, if they do not have the means to transform that one room that needs sprucing up? There are quick tips and tricks that you can fall back to that will not be too expensive and that will definitely increase the value of the house and make it more attractive to potential buyers.
Home-price growth continued to moderate in many metropolitan areas in the second quarter and national year-over-year price appreciation is now at its slowest pace since 2012, according to the latest quarterly report by the National Association of REALTORS®.
The passing of a loved one is both devastating and trying. It presents the time to mourn and celebrate the person’s life, to gather with family and friends, and to organize any assets that have been left behind.
As family members, your pets should have all the freedom as you have as well. That is why installing certain features into your home will allow them to be able to move around freely; also remodeling will help not only your pets to feel better in their home, it will also help you with cleaning and grooming them.
FengShui can be considered more than just art, because it will help you focus your energy in all the right areas but if done well, your home office will look astonishing and very stylish.