Whether you buy a turn-key home or one that's in need of a little tender loving care, every owner will add bits and pieces to make their new house into their new home.
Realtors and economists are quietly optimistic 2014 will be a good year for the national real estate market, finally ending the roller coaster highs and lows of the last decade.
Buying investment property isn't as easy as it used to be.
If you're trying to sell your home, be aware that grabbing a would-be buyer's attention begins the moment they drive up.
PHOENIX — Arizona’s management of the San Pedro River, water rights and development went on trial here Monday.
For many homeowners, a good energy audit can be the key to finding and fixing problems with wasted energy in a house, even as the recommended improvements deliver threefold benefits -- in cost, comfort and environmental sustainability -- for home residents.
When remodeling or preparing to sell your home, getting the biggest return on your investment is not always easy to figure out. Deciding what project, budget and scope of work are all things that will determine what value or return you will get from the project.
Designers see many of the same decorating don'ts over and over in people's homes. The mistakes often stem from a fear of making a design mistake in the first place. We consulted with designers in the American Society of Interior Designers Missouri East chapter to find out how to prevent deco…
Some people pick a real estate agent who promises to sell a home at the highest listing price. Others select an agent who offers a cut-rate commission.
Staging and pricing are two key aspects of selling a house quickly, with the maximum amount of cash left for the buyer. Home staging can nudge a home’s price upward while making the sale faster.
Steps to Choosing a Home Security System
When it comes to home security systems there are many choices available. With technological advances in the industry, more options are soon to come.
The hottest flooring trends are high-definition luxury vinyl with a wood or stone look, exotic hardwoods and soft textured patterned carpet, said Gina Bonk, sales person and designer at Cedar Lake’s Banter Floors.
A home is one of the largest investments homeowners make in their lifetime. How can homeowners protect that investment?
The popularity of transitional kitchen design is growing, said Barbara Biernat, owner of Barbara B Builder LLC.
The feeling and a mood of a home changes with whatever lies underfoot. Choosing the material for a home's bedrock layer depends heavily on the personality of the homeowners.
Sparkling new kitchens and spa-like master bathrooms still sell homes, but homeowners looking for the best return on investment should more often consider minor updates that won’t break the bank, real estate experts say.
Curb appeal is a home’s sex appeal.
When it comes to building a house, one of the goals of new homeowner is to find ways to stretch a dollar. And no one knows that rule better than the volunteers at Habitat for Humanity.
With both new construction and existing sales on the rise across the country, the question for many potential homeowners has become whether to build new or buy an existing home. Realtors say there are benefits to both and the choice really depends on the individual’s needs.