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  • Location, location, location!
    Technology vs Reality
    Technology can be such a blessing to buyers, sellers, Realtors and even mortgage professionals. On the other side of that coin, it could also be the root of false illusion, confusion and sheer frustration for all involved. Granted, information on...
  • Ryder Cup 2014: Over half of Team Europe players live in or have homes in USA
    Ryder Cup 2014: Over half of Team Europe players live in or have homes in USA
    The Ryder Cup is a semiannual golf competition that pits the best players from the United States against the best players from Europe. That's in theory anyway, if you look over the roster from Team Europe in 2014, you will find that well over...
  • Which LeBron James house is nicer, Akron or Miami?
    Which LeBron James house is nicer, Akron or Miami?
    LeBron James owns two main homes that he and his family live in. One of his houses is in his hometown of Akron, Ohio, and the other house is in the city he has been working in, Miami.When he used to play for the Cleveland Cavaliers, I think LeBron...
  • April home sales
    Housing market shows signs of growth as weather warms
    The sale of existing homes increased 1.3 percent in April. This is the first increase so far in 2014. The National Association of Realtors reports that sales for were a seasonally adjusted 4.65 million. This is still about seven percent lower than...
  • Well maintained homes are more likely to survive disasters
    Well maintained homes are more likely to survive disasters
    This article will use a limited number of examples to discuss important reasons why preppers should keep their homes well maintained. Obviously, there are many more reasons than can be discussed in this short article.Preppers should:Have...
  • Ask the realtor: My spouse and I can't agree on a home (buying homes)
    Ask the realtor: My spouse and I can't agree on which home to buy
    Intro: In this first installment of "Ask the Realtor," Boise real estate agent and associate broker, Jace Stolfo, offers some real estate advice for buyers who can't decide on which home to buy. This counts among one of the most...
  • A Collection Property - 762 Lakeshore Blvd., Incline Village, Nevada
    2014 Real estate sales off to a good start
    As we begin the first week of March (which means that spring is right around the corner) it's a good time to take a look at the real estate sales activity in Incline Village and Crystal Bay for the first two months of 2014. All of the...
  • Tenth Ave homes construction 030414
    Relaxing Tenth Ave filling up
    Down on the street on Tenth Avenue in the East Village locals can find unique clothes at a boutique shop. They can also see, on the west side, between Island Avenue and J Street, a construction team at work on adding room to live near Petco Park...
  • AES Evergreen Nursery garden tree 010914
    A place deep laid gardens begin
    On Flinn Springs Road, north of I-8 off BLossom Valley Road, the many colors in the native ladnscape daily welcome in the customer lines at Evergreen Nursery. Deals made for home garden work keep San Diegans planning to build home workshop grade...
  • mortgage and money 2
    Interest rates begin inching upward as year ends
    Experts have been talking about it all year. The improving real estate market will bring an end to the historically low mortgage interest rates. The Primary Mortgage Market Survey was released by Freddie Mac last week. It shows the improving real...
  • Welcome sign
    Peacock Lane lights up for Christmas in Portland, OR
    On a lazy little neighborhood Lane in Southeast Portland once a year, a shining spectacle appears like a Christmas miracle. Although, one suspects that more than a little work, artistry and holiday spirit go into creating this particular miracle....
  • Young Adults who move hits 50-year low
    Young Adults who move hits 50-year low
    U.S. mobility for young adults has fallen to the lowest level in more than 50 years, as cash-strapped 20-somethings avoid buying homes, and refrain from major moves in a weak job market.The new 2013 figures from the Census Bureau, which reversed...
  • Beyond Chic
    Beyond Chic visits fashion designers at home
    Beyond Chic: Great Fashion Designers at HomeWhen amazing and important people in the fashion world go home, what are his or her private surroundings like? This book is a tour into the private residences of couturiers, stylists, muses, and fashion...
  • Detroit Blight
    Detroit volunteers, firefighters fight the blight
    Detroit has its architectural beauty. Detroit also has its vacant, charred homes lining block after block. Parents whose children attend Detroit Public Schools were outraged when they saw that the safety path for students was through neighborhoods...
  • San Antonio Fall Home and Garden Show
    San Antonio Fall Home and Garden Show
    If you are like many homeowners in San Antonio, you probably have a project list for home improvements or remodeling that could use a little help.The San Antonio Home & Garden Show is coming to the Alamodome on October 4th to 6th. The location...