What’s Selling, What’s Not: Coast to Coast

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Union Square New York City

The general buzz is that the nation’s real estate market is slowing and statistics across the country back that up. Yet, at the same time, not all segments of the market are declining. In many cases where properties are priced realistically and in move-in condition, they sell; in some instances they even elicit multiple bids.....

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Future of Home Design? The New American Home 2019

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The New American Home 2019

While an 8,200-square-foot modern home set on a hillside overlooking the desert and the Las Vegas Strip may not be within the budget for most homebuyers, The New American Home is meant to be a prototype for future home design. For the past 36 years, the National Association of Home Builders and other sponsors have.....

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Outdoor Living Trends Feature Indoor Comforts

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Outdoor Living Trends Feature Indoor Comforts

As outdoor living has become a priority for more home owners, many find that in addition to landscaping, they crave some of the creature comforts enjoyed indoors. Today, there are a variety of unique additions to ratchet up your enjoyment of outdoor areas at your home place. Following are eight product or concept options you.....

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Home Affordability – Is Now a Good Time to Buy?

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Home Affordability

The all-important spring home-buying season is upon us, and there are a few reasons for buyers to be optimistic. Mortgage rates have dropped compared to last fall, inventories are rising and signed contracts jumped 4.6 percent in January, according to the National Association of Realtors. Yet problems persist, especially when it comes to affordability. The.....

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Retire Affordably, 6 Destinations to Consider

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Hot Springs,Arkansas

Not everybody wants to downsize and stay in their city or town when they retire. This begs the question, where do retirees resettle that offers affordability and the preferred climate, as well as nearby shopping options, entertainment, restaurants, volunteer possibilities, public transportation, walkability, quality healthcare and the chance to make new friends. We understand the.....

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Home Organization Tips from Int’l Builders Show

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Home Organization Tips from Int’l Builders Show

Home organization and storage experts at the 2019 International Builders Show, an annual showcase of all the latest trends in building products and home design, presented an array of ideas for storage that would make Marie Kondo proud. Home storage solutions are among the top most desired features by today’s new home buyers, according to.....

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