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By Brentnie Daggett If only your budget were as expansive as your imagination. We've all spent time daydreaming about how we would improve our homes if we had the time and money for a complete renovation. Grand kitchens, laundry rooms, in-ground swimming pools and walk-in closets top the dream home wish list for many. Related: Making Your Flip a Smart Home: 3 Key...

By Robin Kencel Is your property on the market and you're hopeful you'll soon have an offer? Perhaps you've accepted an offer on your home and are working towards an executed contract, or even have a signed contract and are working through contingencies. In these situations, you're likely looking for your next home, and may have already found exactly what you're...

By Janis Hennessy Whether they came for college and stayed during their early career or relocated for work, deciding to leave a booming urban core to fulfill the dream of homeownership is a big change for many millennial homebuyers. Related: These Are the Cities Millennials Are Moving to Right Now Yet, the 2017 National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) Home Buyer...

By Meghan Belnap If you're ready to move, you can save a lot in the long run by buying a house that's brand-new. Many new homes on the real estate market include features that are designed to ultimately reduce household expenses, which will make it easier for you to pay your mortgage, utilities and other important bills on time. Related: 5 Reasons to Build a New...

By Conner Flynn Whether you're considering selling your house or you want to improve the appearance of your current property, there are many ways to beautify your backyard. A well-maintained backyard can make you enjoy coming home to relax and make you proud when you have friends and family over. Related: Backyard Tips: Keep Your Pool, Trampoline and Playset Safe...

By Meghan Belnap Most people find it difficult to move out of an apartment and into a permanent home as quickly as they'd like, but some have particular urgency in their search. Whether it's the growth of the family, a toxic landlord or just the innate desire to break ties and own your own land, the months-long process just isn't fast enough for some folks. Related:...

By Kara Masterson If you're looking to organize and store items in your garage, then you need to have a plan. The last thing you want to do is not have enough room to park your own vehicle in your garage. Related: When Packing a Storage Unit, Strategy Is Key Here are the five most popular garage storage hacks that will allow you to make the most out of your garage: Garage...

By Meghan Belnap There are many practical reasons why having a professional inspection conducted is critical prior to purchasing a home, and hiring the right home inspector could end up saving you a lot of money and hassle down the road. Related: 4 Things Home Inspectors Look for During an Inspection Here are some of the main reasons why you should have an inspection...

By Ryan Tollefsen For some, the thought of designing and building their dream home can serve as motivation for a good portion of their lives. Others may be willing to take it a step further by not only building their dream home, but selecting the perfect building site for it to sit on. A large lot on a cul-de-sac may be ideal for some; others may desire a beach or...

By Katie Kuchta Homes with great curb appeal typically have a well-maintained yard. Taking the time and energy to create a beautiful garden is one of the best ways to bring the best offer. Related: Tips for Reviving Your Lawn After Winter Draw potential buyers through the door by creating an enticing landscape. Consider these seven ways to make your landscape pop...