Cut your heating bills this winter

9 Sneaky Ways to Cut Your Home Heating Bills Bob Vila November 24, 2015 Home heating bills can be daunting, especially for those who live in colder climates. But there are ways to keep costs down without resorting to wearing jackets indoors. Here are 9 easy hacks that will help keep your home toasty at … Continue reading Cut your heating bills this winter

New-home sales rebound in October

From LATimes.com 11/25/15 Sales of new homes recovered in October after suffering a steep drop in September, indicating a return to stability in the housing market. The Commerce Department says new-home sales climbed 10.7% last month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 495,000. This rebound followed a 12.9% plunge in the sales rate during … Continue reading New-home sales rebound in October

The 7 Secrets Of People With Super Clean Houses

From Trulia 11/19/15 Hint: They don’t spend hours scrubbing their homes. And if you follow these tips, you won’t either. - See more at: http://www.trulia.com/blog/the-7-cleaning-tips-of-people-with-super-clean-houses/#sthash.zsrEjOM5.dpuf

How Much House Can You REALLY Afford?

From Trulia 11/19/15 It doesn't matter if you're searching homes for sale in Fort Lauderdale, FL, or Philadelphia, PA. Type "how much house can I afford" into a Google search and you'll come up with a number of online tools and mortgage calculators to help you figure the answer to your query. You might also … Continue reading How Much House Can You REALLY Afford?

MyHome mortgage assistance for first-time homebuyers

From First Tuesday 11/17/15 First-time homebuyers haven’t had much luck in recent decades. Born to disproportionately successful Baby Boomers and entering the job market in a severe economic recession, members of Generation Y (Gen Y), a significant component of the first-time buyer population, struggle with low wages and high debts. These compounding obstacles are delaying … Continue reading MyHome mortgage assistance for first-time homebuyers

U.S. home prices jump in September by most in more than a year

From Associated Press 11/24/15 U.S. home prices rose in September from a year earlier at the fastest pace in 13 months as a lack of houses for sale has forced buyers to bid up available properties. The Standard & Poor's/Case-Shiller 20-city home price index, released Tuesday, increased 5.5 percent in September compared with a year … Continue reading U.S. home prices jump in September by most in more than a year

What +/- $1000 in rent gets you

Thank you again Buzzfeed I always find these interesting

17 Impossibly Easy Kitchen Makeovers

Thank you Buzzfeed for these I see a couple I am going to put to use

The Most Expensive Places to Buy a (Normal) Home in Each State

Every other state’s most expensive city falls somewhere between that million-dollar difference; most fall somewhere in between. Coldwell Banker recently ran the numbers on almost every community in the country and found the most expensive places to buy a normal family-size home in each state. Of course, California’s many pricey cities and suburbs stuff the … Continue reading The Most Expensive Places to Buy a (Normal) Home in Each State