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Weighing The Pros & Cons Of A Home Addition

November 9, 2016 7:27 pm

Adding a new addition to your home is a great idea for various reasons. But interest rates and property values can change the effectiveness of your investment. If you are…

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GoPro is recalling the Karma drone after just 16 days on the market

November 9, 2016 5:42 am

GoPro just issued a press release announcing the recall of the Karma drone. It just happened to be while the United States is watching the election results roll in. The press release is below. Customers can view return instuctions here. The Karma drone was on the market for 16 days and GoPro says it sold 2,500 […]

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The Sennheiser x Massdrop HD6XX headphones are probably sold out, but will relaunch

November 9, 2016 5:42 am

If you were focused on, um, other things this morning, you may well have missed the launch of the HD6XX. The bad news is that the extremely limited edition Sennheiser/Massdrop team up looks to have sold out already. A rep from the company tells TechCrunch, “With the popularity of the drop this morning, we nearly […]

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Houzz TV: Meet a California Garden Designed for Color and Fun (21 photos)

November 9, 2016 5:42 am

Some people are afraid to use color,” says culinary entrepreneur Bibby Gignilliat. “I’m not.” One look at her garden confirms that. After buying her home in Northern California three years ago, Gignilliat and her designer went to work fixing up the front and backyard, turning it into a colorful oasis… Houzz Galleries

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Pots Bring Fuss-Free Color to the Garden (13 photos)

November 9, 2016 5:42 am

Imagine what a difference it would make in your garden to switch out earth-toned pots that blend in with the background with containers that visually pop in shades of blue, red, orange or even purple. Colorful containers can be used in many ways to stand out and grab our attention in outdoor spaces —… Houzz […]

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Homeowners getting warmer when it comes to pricing their home

November 9, 2016 5:42 am

Homeowners are overshooting when it comes to estimating their home value, but for the fourth month in a row, they’re getting closer. What’s more, the appraised values for the properties dropped from September, but remain up from last year. HousingWire.com Topics

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Here's the housing story (or lack thereof) of the 2016 election

November 9, 2016 5:42 am

Well America, we made it. We survived the most ridiculous, insane, over-the-top, depressing, and ultimately underwhelming campaign in modern political history and we made it. It’s #ElectionDay. So considering that we focus on housing here at HousingWire (hence the name), we felt it important to look at how housing mattered (actually it didn’t) in this […]

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Veterans: Get 100% Financing on Home Loans up to $1 Million

November 9, 2016 5:42 am

As the financial crisis gets further behind us, mortgage options get more flexible. One loan program that’s often overlooked is a VA loan. If you’ve served in the U.S. military, you can get a loan backed by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) with no down payment. VA loan features This may be a […]

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What to Do If You Can't Make Your Mortgage Payment

November 9, 2016 5:42 am

By Elizabeth Weiss Living paycheck to paycheck is not uncommon for many homeowners. And sometimes, when you find yourself in a bind and you’re struggling to make the next mortgage payment, you may be tempted to try to skip a payment, thinking you can repay it later once you get back on track. But a passive […]

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HOA Target, Process & Objective

November 8, 2016 7:27 pm

The lack of communication is often one of the biggest complaints that many boards receive. Yet, good communication is a fundamental imperative of every homeowner association. If the board is…

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