Every States Financial Well Being Ranked

Every State Ranked by Financial Well-Being From Yahoo Real Estate 10/13/15 <img src="https://s.yimg.com/ny/api/res/1.2/1w7xdmGUcy2tp2r5NbjHeg--/YXBwaWQ9aGlnaGxhbmRlcjtzbT0xO2lsPXBsYW5l/http://40.media.tumblr.com/9be55f2be053337f78c0cfa87e4657a1/tumblr_inline_nw64lomnCE1tchuoh_1280.jpg" class="Maw(100%)"> Leaving the contiguous U.S. could leave you healthier, wealthier and wiser, according to a Gallup-Healthways survey released today. The top two states where Americans have the best financial well-being are Hawaii and, just behind it, Alaska. The new survey ranks all … Continue reading Every States Financial Well Being Ranked

Sunset Idea House

Take a look at this super remodel from Sunset Magazine

America’s Most Affordable Cities

From Forbes.com 11. Colorado Springs, CO 10. Detroit, Michigan (Tie) 10. Columbus, Ohio (Tie) 9. Indianapolis, IN 8. Dayton, OH 7. St. Louis, MO 6. Memphis, TN 5. Cincinnati, OH 4. Oklahoma City, OK 3. Buffalo, NY 2. Knoxville, TN Birmingham, AL To see the complete article click here

Not Shopping Around for your Mortgage?

Survey Finds Consumers Do Not Bargain Hunt for Mortgage Loans From MReport 10/12/15 Although the majority of Americans consider themselves bargain hunters when shopping for various items or services, less than one-third of these consumers do not shop around for better prices when searching for a mortgage loan. A recent study from LendingTree found that … Continue reading Not Shopping Around for your Mortgage?

Must Have Upgrades for your new place

  You’ve found your dream home; here’s what you need to make it even dreamier without breaking the bank. You don't always need a complete remodel or make the rooms in your home more luxurious. Take a look at some of these ideas. You may be the Internet’s savviest real estate stalker and spend hours … Continue reading Must Have Upgrades for your new place


HAMP and consumers continue to flail, banks continue to profit From FirstTuesday.com October 5, 2015 Less than one million homeowners have received assistance under the Home Affordable Modification Program (HAMP), six years after its creation. HAMP is a federal modification program originally intended to aid four million struggling homeowners. It was launched in the fallout … Continue reading HAMP

10 Way to accent a bedroom wall

Absolutely these ideas from Houzz.com

Rate Increase May Be Delayed

Interest Rate Increase May Be Delayed for Stronger Job Data From DSNews.com 10/5/15 In light of the recent, lower-than-expected jobs report for September, the Federal Reserve may hold off on raising interest rates until stronger labor market data comes forth. Labor market gains for September brought the average monthly job growth for the year down … Continue reading Rate Increase May Be Delayed

Out of the Box Flooring Ideas

Take a look at look at these from Yahoo Makers

Epic House Restoration

Hoarder’s Disaster Gets Epic Restoration Yahoo Homes 10/5/15 To look at this Spanish Revival-style home, you’d never know that it was recently a rotting catastrophe where it rained indoors and where a bathtub had fallen through the floor to the basement. “I’ve toured hundreds of fixer-uppers, but this was easily the worst I’ve ever seen,” … Continue reading Epic House Restoration