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Color of the Week: Decorating With Warm Gray

Tired of tan? Getting gloomy from cool gray? Make warm gray your new go-to neutral

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5 Remodels That Make Good Resale Value Sense — and 5 That Don’t

There is money well spent and money that’s not. Today we review which is which, prioritizing the return on your investment dollars Repeat after me: I am the master of my remodel. Perhaps you should say it again, because sadly,

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4 Reasons to Buy a Home This Spring

By Vera Gibbons of Zillow.com It’s not just temperatures and tulips that are on the rise these days. Interest in home buying is way up, too. The home buying season is about to get under way, and it’s expected to

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See a Complete Kitchen Remodel for $11,000

Budget materials, some DIY spirit and a little help from a friend turn an impractical kitchen into a waterfront workhorse Norma Rushton and her partner, Randy Dyke, really wanted a waterfront property in the Vancouver area but were quickly priced

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Lenders Wary of Self-Employed Borrowers

Despite appearing in a better position to repay their home loan, self-employed borrowers receive 40 percent fewer loan quotes, primarily because of their typically lower credit scores. When it comes to getting a home loan, self-employed borrowers are less likely

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Rapidly Diminishing REO Foreclosure Sales

by Lawrence Yun, PhD., Chief Economist and Senior Vice President, NAR The number of foreclosed home sales has been rapidly falling and could essentially vanish by next year.  Those who specialize in foreclosure sales should therefore look towards other line

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8 Little Remodeling Touches That Make a Big Difference

Make your life easier while making your home nicer, with these design details you’ll really appreciate

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