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The Property Line: Mortgage Trends for the Rest of 2020

November 20th, 2020

In December 2019, I described 10 housing and mortgage trends to watch for in 2020. But "deadly pandemic" was missing from my bingo card. Some of the trends I predicted are irrelevant now because COVID-19 disrupted the economy.Time...

Home Buying and Selling During the Pandemic: What You Need to Know

November 19th, 2020

Technology and good-old-fashioned creativity are helping agents, buyers, and sellers abide by COVID-19 health and safety practices while getting deals done.Some buyers are touring houses virtually. Others visit in person while rem...

How to Prepare Your Finances for Home Ownership

November 18th, 2020

Preparing your finances for home ownership begins the day someone decides they actually want to buy a home. After all, saving for a down payment doesn't just happen overnight! So, how do you best prepare your finances in a...

Winter: The Most Affordable Time of Year to Buy a Home

November 17th, 2020

While it may be more convenient to buy a home in the summer before school starts, waiting until fall or winter can save you big dollars, a new NerdWallet study found.To determine the most affordable time to buy, NerdWallet analyze...

11 Ways to Create a Welcoming Front Entrance for Under $100

November 13th, 2020

First impressions count -- not just for your friends, relatives, and the UPS guy, but for yourself. Whether it's on an urban stoop or a Victorian front porch, your front door and the area leading up to it should extend a warm welcome to...

Why Declutter Your House

November 12th, 2020

When it comes to decluttering your house, do you ever want to just throw in the towel (preferably on the floor) and stop trying so hard? Maybe a little clutter is a good thing. After all, is life really bett...

Kitchen Fires: How to Prevent and Put out the Flames

November 11th, 2020

I was troubled to see so many kitchen fires crowding the news today — especially since Sunday begins Fire Prevention Week (Oct. 9-15).Cooking fires, primarily started on ranges or in ovens, cause 40% of all hous...

Green Up Your Yard in a Hurry with Lawn Paint

November 10th, 2020

If the grass is always greener on the other side of the fence, your neighbor may be painting his lawn, a quick fix for drought-damaged turf. Lawn painting isn’t new: Groundskeepers at golf courses and football fields have been t...

How Much Does It Cost to Sell a House?

November 9th, 2020

If you're selling a home, you'll want to know how much it's going to cost you to close the deal. That way you can make a plan for buying your next house.In addition to what's needed to pay off your mortgage, it's smart to plan to...

Egging, Toilet Papering: How to Clean Up After Halloween Pranks

October 30th, 2020

Halloween cleanup can be the scariest thing about the holiday. Here's a tip sheet on how to remove eggs, toilet paper, wax, and other messes that go bump in the night.Halloween can be a messy holiday. With pranksters about, you ma...

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