The 10 hottest US neighborhoods right now

~ I myself prefer Northpark to Point Loma. Any you agree/disagree with? ~ The 10 hottest US neighborhoods right now Nestled inside every famous city are little-known neighborhoods with a charm all their own. They may often be outshone by their metropolitan siblings, but don't underestimate the food, culture, and atmosphere they have to offer. … Continue reading The 10 hottest US neighborhoods right now

McMansion Popularity Surging for First Time Since Housing Bubble

McMansion Popularity Surging for First Time Since Housing Bubble Back in the mid-2000s, McMansions, or homes that were larger than 3,000 square feet, helped fuel the housing bubble as people started building bigger and better homes. Coupled with subprime mortgages, banks couldn’t keep up when people stopped paying their mortgages, and the market collapsed. Now, … Continue reading McMansion Popularity Surging for First Time Since Housing Bubble

Why a high-priced home is worth it

Why a high-priced home is worth it Rick Newman September 2, 2016 If you’re tired of hearing how the rich are getting richer, stop reading. Because it’s more widespread than you think. Wealth generates wealth, especially now, in an economy that has been rewarding people who own stocks and other financial assets a lot more … Continue reading Why a high-priced home is worth it

21 Stunning Photos That Will Make You See America Differently

21 Stunning Photos That Will Make You See America Differently Photographer Jeffrey Milsten leant out of a helicopter to pay tribute to places “where humans gather”. From Buzzfeed 1/14/16   New York photographer Jeffrey Milstein wanted to capture aerial photos of the places “where humans gather” across New York and California. His photo series Parks … Continue reading 21 Stunning Photos That Will Make You See America Differently

The return of the affordable starter home

~ Great News Builders! ~ The return of the affordable starter home 12/29/15   Surging prices have almost closed off the new-home market to young buyers like Brandon and Quincey Lindemann. But the Denver-area couple has found a way in. The Lindemanns paid $350,000 in October for a three-bedroom house at Tri Pointe Group Inc.’s Terrain, a … Continue reading The return of the affordable starter home

Tiny-Home Village in Dallas Aims to Revolutionize Homeless Care

Tiny-Home Village in Dallas Aims to Revolutionize Homeless Care Curbed on Yahoo December 15, 2015 By Patrick Sisson, Curbed Next spring, on a 3-acre strip of land near the intersection of two Dallas highways, just south of the Deep Ellum neighborhood, Keith Ackerman will help kick off a radical experiment in helping the city’s homeless … Continue reading Tiny-Home Village in Dallas Aims to Revolutionize Homeless Care

11 Ways to Keep Your Home Safe and Secure During the Holidays

11 Ways to Keep Your Home Safe and Secure During the Holidays Christine Erickson Editor December 19, 2015 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets/follow_button.html?screen_name=christerickson&show_screen_name=false&show_count=false With all of the parties, events, and travel you’ll be partaking in around the holidays, you’ll likely be spending less time at home than usual. Combine that with all the extra shopping, and, sorry to scare … Continue reading 11 Ways to Keep Your Home Safe and Secure During the Holidays

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

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Grow Citrus Indoors

~I guess not everyone is a blessed as I am living in CA, enjoys these tips~ Don't Live in California or Florida? Here's How to Grow Citrus Indoors Modern Farmer ‎September‎ ‎24‎, ‎2015 This article originally appeared on Modern Farmer. If you live in California or Florida, you may be fortunate enough to have a … Continue reading Grow Citrus Indoors