Monthly Archives: May 2013

Investors Are Back In The Housing Market And In Ways You May Not Have Thought Of.

Beyond investing in the areas of increasing construction and renovation, which we may expect, the Wall Street Journal is reporting a much wider scope of housing related investing. Companies like Whirlpool (up 170% since 2011), home improvement retailers Home Depot and Lowes (each up about 60% in the past 12 months) are all on the […]

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How to Create the Garage Workshop of Your Dreams

The change of seasons has me preparing for new projects around my house and one of the things on my list is my garage. Besides getting rid of a bunch of unused junk, I am looking forward to having some functional work and storage spaces. I envision my saved belongings stored away nice and neat, […]

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Coming Soon In A Neighborhood Near You

There has been a lot of talk about the low levels of inventory making it difficult for buyers to find homes and creating additional competition in the market, not to mention increases in sales prices. Predictions are now in that the amount of HUD homes available on the market will be increasing dramatically over the […]

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Who’s Watching Your Home While You Are On Vacation?

Summertime is vacation time for many of us and we need to remember more than packing sunscreen and covering our workload. My friends at American Home Shield reminded me of a few things that are so simple yet often get overlooked in the rush to have a little rest and relaxation… Keep Your Home Safe […]

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