Recent Real Estate News and Articles
How to Think Like a Buyer When Selling a Home
Selling a home is an opportunity to ensure you get the greatest return on your investment, but it can be emotional for a homeowner to let go. Here’s how to view your home like a buyer, and reap the financial rewards.
Save Money With Smaller Jumbos
Government-backed jumbo loans can be cheaper and easier to get than jumbos that exceed the $625,500 federal limit.
Gray Water Brings Lush Lawns Without the Guilt
Californians—now in their fourth year of extreme drought—are increasingly installing gray-water systems, which recycle wastewater from sinks and bathtubs for use in landscape irrigation.
The Enduring Appeal of ‘Bohemian Modern’ Décor
A seating area in the home of Petra Janssen and Edwin Vollebergh, located in the Dutch city of ’s-Hertogenbosch, uses a bright yellow wall to hide utility pipes from the kitchen below. An Eames rocker and spare coffee table are offset by a vividly textured pillow, storage container and lamp.
Seattle area one of the least affordable in the U.S. for renters
Renters in the Seattle area pay more than 31 percent of their income toward the rent, according to new data out Friday from online real estate company Zillow.
Remodel Away Positive signs continue to point toward growth for the home improvement sector. While multifamily apartment development has led the housing recovery since the Great Recession, and single-family residential construction shows potential for accelerated growth into the future.