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8 Things You Should Do Before Moving Into A New House

February 12, 2017 3:06 pm

Moving into a new house? Your task list doesn't end once you pack up your old place - and we're not just talking about all the fun unpacking you have…

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Top Home Security Tips You Need To Make Your Home Safer Now

February 12, 2017 3:06 pm

No matter where you live, your age, life stage, the square footage of your floorplan, or type of neighborhood, staying safe at home is a priority for all of us.…

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Crunch Report: Prince returns to Spotify

February 11, 2017 7:06 am

Today’s Stories  Prince returns to Spotify and Napster this weekend WhatsApp now supports two-step authentication Amazon’s Tap speaker gets a hands-free update in defiance of its name Beats X bring Apple’s wireless headphone tech to a tethered form factor Credits Written and hosted by: Anthony Ha Edited by: Joe Zolnoski Filmed by: Matthew Mauro Teleprompter: Tomas… Read […]

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VAVA’s new dash cam lets you video while you voom

February 11, 2017 7:06 am

I usually don’t like to post Kickstarters unless I’ve seen the product firsthand but I also love dash cams. What was I to do? Luckily VAVA was able to supply a demo unit so I can report that this $99 dash cam is real, works, and could let you make some clever Russian-style road videos […]

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Kitchen of the Week: Hearth and History in an Ontario Home (5 photos)

February 11, 2017 7:06 am

When a retired couple with a passion for antiques decided to renovate a 130-year-old home, they turned to their daughter, Laura Goard, who works for design-build firm Square Footage. The new design, which included the kitchen and a fireplace that had been buried behind walls for many years, had to reflect… Houzz Galleries

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The Clever Ledge: Where and How to Use It (15 photos)

February 11, 2017 7:06 am

One of my favorite unsung heroes of home design is the ledge. Its function is similar to a shelf, since you can put stuff on both. But shelves and ledges differ in terms of form. While a shelf is a horizontal piece affixed to a wall, a ledge may be built out of the wall […]

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Home loans seriously underwater hit new low

February 11, 2017 7:06 am

In 2016 the number of homes that are seriously underwater dropped by 1 million homes to a new low. Rising home prices and low inventory prices is causing home buyers to struggle, however current homeowners are reaping the benefits of this increasing equity. HousingWire.com Topics

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Mark Calabria to serve as chief economist for Vice President Mike Pence

February 11, 2017 7:06 am

Mark Calabria, a long-time housing reform advocate, will serve as the chief economist to Vice President Mike Pence. In his role within Pence’s office, Calabria could play a big role and be a sizable voice for housing finance reform, which he has spoken about frequently in his career. HousingWire.com Topics

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House of the Week: A Touch of Provence in Southern California

February 11, 2017 7:06 am

Everything about this home says “Provençal farmhouse” – from the repeating stone archways to the rustic wood-beamed ceilings and gracious courtyards. The home was built in 2002 in Hidden Hills, CA, an area best known for its Kardashian denizens, but the residence’s European roots are unmistakable. Its design sprang from a trip the owner took to […]

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Goldie and Kurt Sell Their Palisades Riviera Mansion

February 11, 2017 7:06 am

Photo: ShutterStock With three new movies hitting theaters this spring, Hollywood super-couple Goldie Hawn and Kurt Russell have been busier than usual – and that’s not counting moving out of the home they just sold for $6.9 million in the celebrity-rich Palisades Riviera. They lived for 12 years in this colorful, comfortable home, which is filled […]

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