No Change in Credit Scoring System for Fannie/Freddie

Fannie and Freddie have yet to change scoring system for mortgage applicants Critics of current credit rating method claim it makes many people look less creditworthy than they are. (iStock) By Kenneth R. Harney Real Estate November 30 at 7:00 AM You probably know that your credit score is a crucial factor in your ability … Continue reading No Change in Credit Scoring System for Fannie/Freddie

U.S. home prices rise again, hitting Great Recession peak, Case-Shiller says

U.S. home prices rise again, hitting Great Recession peak, Case-Shiller says Home for sale Bryan Chan / Los Angeles Times Home prices are slightly above the peak set in July 2006, according to the Case-Shiller national home price index. Home prices are slightly above the peak set in July 2006, according to the Case-Shiller national … Continue reading U.S. home prices rise again, hitting Great Recession peak, Case-Shiller says

Mistakes Homebuyers Make

What are the biggest mistakes first-time homebuyers make? Our latest poll delves into what new buyers do that they really (really) shouldn't. First-time homebuyers probably seem like babes in the woods to seasoned real estate agents, who’ve seen all the mistakes that this group of consumers makes — and then some. The results of the … Continue reading Mistakes Homebuyers Make

How Much Is Your Home Really Worth?

How Much Is Your Home Really Worth? By John F. Wasik October 31, 2016 1:00 AM For many Americans, your home's value is not just a financial matter; it's often a matter of self-esteem, too. Many of us--even if we're not planning to sell anytime soon--hop online, enter our address, and hold our breath to … Continue reading How Much Is Your Home Really Worth?

31 Little Things You’ve Probably Forgotten You Need To Clean

31 Little Things You’ve Probably Forgotten You Need To Clean *Pins* *Grabs the cleaning wipes*   View this image › Jenny Chang / BuzzFeed ID: 9914222 1. Wipe down light switches, lamp switches, cabinet handles, fridge handles, and door knobs with some sort of sanitizing agent, like Lysol or a disinfectant wipe. thekreativelife.com Pretty much anybody … Continue reading 31 Little Things You’ve Probably Forgotten You Need To Clean

11 Big Mistakes You Make Painting Kitchen Cabinets

11 Big Mistakes You Make Painting Kitchen Cabinets Lisa Freedman Good HousekeepingNovember 2, 2016 From Good Housekeeping Painted cabinets are ruling Pinterest these days, since intrepid DIYers love the idea of updating their kitchens with only a few coats of a new color. It seems like a no-brainer project, but this undertaking actually has many … Continue reading 11 Big Mistakes You Make Painting Kitchen Cabinets

Turn Plants Into Art With This DIY Vertical Garden

Turn Plants Into Art With This DIY Vertical Garden Great for small apartments and gardening newbies alike. posted on Nov. 1, 2016, at 9:56 a.m. ID: 9889428 2. Pin it for later! View this image › bit.ly ID: 9889642 3. Supplies: Wood slabs 2 inch x 3/4 inch Picture frame Wire mesh Wood glue Plywood Screws … Continue reading Turn Plants Into Art With This DIY Vertical Garden

Riverside still grappling with warehouse rules

Riverside still grappling with warehouse rules A city panel will talk more about how to address noise, traffic, pollution and other concerns. Riverside resident Brian Fountain stands at his bedroom window, where a new warehouse was being built just yards away in 2015. City officials are discussing new rules to address residents' concerns about neighboring … Continue reading Riverside still grappling with warehouse rules

Riverside Project Wins Governor’s Award for Historic Preservation

Riverside Project Wins Governor’s Award for Historic Preservation By Staff - October 20, 2016 0 130 ‘Home Front at Camp Anza’ Brings New Life to Old Officers Club RIVERSIDE, Calif. – The State of California will bestow its highest honor to Home Front at Camp Anza, a unique project that reinvented a dilapidated old Army … Continue reading Riverside Project Wins Governor’s Award for Historic Preservation

U.S. home prices rose 5.1% in August, lifted by dwindling supply

U.S. home prices rose 5.1% in August, lifted by dwindling supply Home for sale Chuck Burton / Associated Press Real estate agent Lauren Newman, left, shows client Steve Martin a home for sale in Mount Pleasant, S.C., in April. Real estate agent Lauren Newman, left, shows client Steve Martin a home for sale in Mount … Continue reading U.S. home prices rose 5.1% in August, lifted by dwindling supply