Michele Lerner

Michele Lerner is an award-winning freelance journalist and author based in Washington, D.C. who has been writing about real estate and personal finance for more than two decades. She writes for consumers, Realtors and investors. Her work appears regularly in The Washington Post, New Home Source, Bankrate, Fox Business, MSN, Yahoo, The Motley Fool, REIT magazine, Realtor.com, HSH.com and numerous Realtor association publications. She is the author of “New Home 101: Your Guide to Buying and Building a New Home" and “HOMEBUYING: Tough Times, First Time, Any Time.”


Michele's Articles

A Pest for Every Season

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Pest

A pest inspection may not be on the top of your to-do list in the middle of winter if you live in Alaska, places with more temperate climates have pests all year. Many household pests are seasonal, so it’s smart to know what’s common in your area at different times of the year, according to.....

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Professional-grade Kitchen for Amateur Price

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kitchen

Cooking is in. If you’re among the 72 percent of Americans who cook at home four or more nights per week, you may want to upgrade your kitchen. According to a survey conducted by Peapod and ORC International in 2016, more than a third of Americans planned to cook even more in 2017. Millennials were.....

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Brightening your Surroundings with Art

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Laelanie Art Gallery

Paint colors, furniture and kitchen designs trend to white and grey and other neutrals these days, which provides a quiet backdrop for self-expression in the form of art collections and greenery to brighten your home. While you may already have pieces that make you happy, sometimes you and your home need the uplift that comes.....

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