Today, reports from CNN Money say that construction of new homes is off to a robust start this year as Census Bureau data confirms housing starts have increased to an annual rate of 699,000. Read on to find out why this symbolizes a possible housing market and economy rebound.
Martha Stewart has listed 20 winter housekeeping tips for homeowners on her website. Read on to discover the top five.
So, it’s Valentine’s Day. For some people it means showing affection in extravagant and expensive ways. Some people opt for the standard heart-shaped box of chocolates or a bouquet of roses. Some don’t celebrate at all.
Our friends at Houselogic have composed a list of home improvements for couples just in time for Valentines Day! Here are some highlights from the list.
Ever want to calculate an interest rate that best meets your financial goals while at your daughter’s dance recital? What about trying to figure out the best term to pay off your mortgage and save the most money when you’re in line at the grocery store? Have no fear because the Quicken Loans Mortgage Calculator is now here!
High thread count sheets and comfortable bedding. Here are three tips to transform your bed at home into a five-star sleeping experience. Sweet dreams!
Yesterday, the Salvation Army announced it raised more than $8.2 million during its Red Kettle Campaign in Metro Detroit. The record total surpassed the goal by nearly $11,000 thanks to generous donations from folks across the area.
If you’re thinking about renting out your house, you may be considering hiring a rental property management company to take care of the details. But how do you find the right rental property management company? And what exactly do they take care of? We’ve got your answers!
You’ve heard that refinancing and shortening your loan term can save you thousands of dollars in the long-run. But, did you know that there are other ways to save money on your mortgage? Appealing your tax assessment (assuming your home’s value has gone down), recasting your mortgage and asking your lender to remove PMI and MIP are a few other ways you can also reduce your monthly mortgage payment.
When that dandy freshen-it-up fever washes over me, there’s about a 99.9% chance that I’ll avoid all closet-cleaning activities. The fever’s one thing, but a headache over a giant pile of clothes is another. Luckily, I’ve gathered a slew of awesome ideas that will make organizing any kind of closet (from walk-in to bi-fold door) easy, quick, and fun! Fun? Well, maybe not fun, but at least this kind of cleaning out your closet is a lot better than the type Eminem sings about.