In a tough market, just the thought of putting a home up for sale can make some homeowners hoping for a new space uneasy. Selling takes time, energy and often a good amount of money. Some people who might normally sell their home and look for a new space, whether they are expanding their family or looking for a fresh start, are now remodeling instead.
If you're considering becoming a buyer in today's housing market, you're likely wondering what's happening with home prices. A primary factor driving the upward mobility of values continues to be that pesky lack of available homes for sale. A balanced market is one with about 6 months of inventory available, and this marketplace hasn’t seen numbers better than 2 months for some time.
Millennials are the second-largest segment of home buyers, ranking behind only baby boomers, according to the National Association of Realtors. Here are five features that tend to entice millennials who are looking to buy.
If you’re looking to celebrate 4th of July sans fireworks, here are a few fun suggestions:
Water balloons! Yes, water balloons! Your guests (and kids) won’t complain about a lack of fireworks if they’re dousing each other in water balloons. This also goes for water guns, water slides or even running through a lawn sprinkler, a timeless fun activity that kids never grow tired of.
Summer is officially here in Colorado, and this coming week is the perfect time to celebrate! Though the Fourth of July holiday doesn't fall on a weekend this year, that's no excuse to not get your annual fill of fireworks and BBQs as we celebrate our nation's independence day! Use this guide to find your local area's fireworks schedule for this year, and, if needed, contingency plans if Mother Nature decides to interfere with the celebrations!
Our homes require regular maintenance, both to protect our personal safety and to avoid costly repairs. Here are five of the most important items you should check in your home.
One of the best perks of owning your own home is having the space and privacy of your own porch. It’s the ideal place to relax and spend time with family during the summer months. Here are some suggestions for getting your porch back in shape after the winter.
You’ve found the perfect home and it has everything you’ve ever dreamed of. Spacious, modern kitchen. Gloriously open floor plan. Giant bedrooms. Great location and neighborhood. The only downside is the backyard is slightly smaller than you’d hoped.
The warm weather is here, and it’s the perfect time of year to get outside and have some fun with your family and friends. But it’s also important to protect your skin. Here are five common myths about sun safety.
Of course, one of the dirtiest objects in anyone’s home is the toilet. But, that’s not the only place where dirt and germs accumulate. Here are five other dirty places and suggestions for cleaning them.