Category: real estate

How to Locate a Great Neighborhood

To judge a neighborhood, think about school district, appreciation potential, affordability, demographics, life­styles, government services (fire, police, waste disposal, libraries), shop­ping, parks, zoning, aesthetics, and other features. In choosing a neighborhood, you usually trade...

Recoup Your Remodeling house Costs

COST VERSUS VALUE It’s little wonder people look to their homes as a safe haven for their money, particularly when the stock market fluctuates wildly—and often in the wrong direction. But before you invest...

Repair Before You Remodel your house

ARE YOU LAZY ABOUT HOME MAINTENANCE? Imagine sitting down in a first-class restaurant with elegant decor and impeccable service. You know that your filet mignon will set you back $25, but you don’t mind....