Remodeling a kitchen will put one of the most important rooms in your home out of commission. It's important to get the room prepared for the project and make sure you're ready for any inconveniences.
Americans had rosier views about homebuying in Fannie Mae's monthly housing survey in July, as respondents were more likely to report perceived job security and expect favorable mortgage rates. However, Fannie Mae said other factors such as...
A National Association of Realtors (NAR) survey found that although affordability ranks high in importance, buyers' focus on neighborhood, distance from work, access to shopping and schools demonstrate that location is indeed significant.
When putting a home on the market, it's important to clean it first. Potential buyers may be willing to overlook a few dust bunnies, but a dirty bathroom or mountains of clutter can easily mask any home's good qualities.
Many different types of building materials can be reused in another home after being removed from a residence that is being remodeled or demolished. Some homeowners will specifically seek out reclaimed building materials due to their aesthetic...
You can't always get what you want when you're searching for a new home. According to a new survey by the home improvement site Porch.com, this lack of desired amenities is the main cause for disappointment among buyers.
Problematic spaces can be particularly glaring in listings that are otherwise appealing. Real estate agents have started referring to these as "blooper rooms," warning sellers that they could dissuade a buyer from making an offer.
A foreclosure doesn't necessarily preclude you from owning another home. In fact, "boomerang buyers" who previously lost a home and are now returning to the market have made up a substantial share of recent home purchases. However, anyone looking to...
Fewer millennials were planning to use assistance from family members, roommates, or other supplemental income options to purchase their first home, according to a recent survey by the real estate brokerage Redfin.
Who doesn't want a pool right in their own back yard? But by now you're getting an inkling that the cost might be a bit more than you thought, and wondering if this is a dream that'll end up drowing in regrets.
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