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October 27, 2016 6:39 pm

Owning your own home is considered a cornerstone in the society but sadly, only a few families are able to enjoy this privilege. This prospect seems daunting especially if you…

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Condos Must Reserve To Preserve -- And Get Loans

October 27, 2016 6:39 pm

The recent front page Washington Post article on the financial problems condominiums are facing prompted me to write this column about the absolute necessity of maintaining adequate reserves. And it…

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4 Tips for Buying a Home for Someone Who's Disabled

October 27, 2016 6:39 pm

Owning your own home is considered a cornerstone in the society but sadly, only a few families are able to enjoy this privilege. This prospect seems daunting especially if you…

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Where to watch the live stream for today’s Apple MacBook Pro press conference

October 27, 2016 5:33 am

Apple is holding a press conference today on its campus in Cupertino, and the company is expected to unveil the new MacBook Pro (yes, the one with the insane mini display above the keyboard that already leaked) as well as an updated 13-inch MacBook Air. At 10 AM PT (1 PM in New York, 6 […]

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Deep learning tool lets you pick your pastiche: Mostly Monet, a dab of Doré and a pinch of Picasso

October 27, 2016 5:33 am

For years we’ve been skeptical, and rightly so, of the “art filters” you can put on your photos, webcam videos and so on. But Google may have made them relevant again — or at the very least, interesting — by letting you mix and match them in real time using a single specialized neural network. […]

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Houzz Tour: Brooklyn Townhouse Goes From Fixer to Fantastic (16 photos)

October 27, 2016 5:33 am

Armed with vision and strong nerves, designer Alison Jennison saw past the faded green paint, wood paneling and fiber ceiling panels like many people had in elementary school to realize the full potential of this three-story Brooklyn, New York, townhouse. Her efforts peeled back the decades-old… Houzz Galleries

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The Third Rule of Home Staging: Add a Splash of Color (12 photos)

October 27, 2016 5:33 am

When it comes to staging a home for sale, the classic advice to keep color schemes neutral is still spot-on. White or pale hues make a space feel simple, serene and more expansive. These unobtrusive colors act as a blank canvas; they allow potential buyers to imagine themselves living in the home. But… Houzz Galleries

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Look out housing, Millennials are about to take over

October 27, 2016 5:33 am

Millennials are the largest living population on this planet, and they may be better positioned than any other generation for homeownership. Why? Actually, it could be the very thing holding them back right now that drives them forward later. HousingWire.com Topics

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Industry experts reveal details of HAMP replacement program

October 27, 2016 5:33 am

Experts at this week’s MBA annual conference revealed more details about the program that will replace HAMP: One Mod. A panel from the conference in Boston talked about some of the changes. HousingWire.com Topics

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Buyers Can Expect More Fixer-Upper Homes For Sale Than in Years Past

October 27, 2016 5:33 am

Rising home prices and tough buyer competition may be giving sellers more flexibility to list their home for sale “as-is” without needing to fix it up. A new Zillow analysis shows there are 12 percent more fixer-uppers for sale now than five years ago. Zillow identified the number of fixer-upper homes listed for sale beginning […]

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