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Midcentury Kitchen Seen in a New Light (7 photos)

January 19, 2017 6:54 am

The Olympic Manor neighborhood of Seattle is full of “really cool houses built in the 1950s,” architect Sara Imhoff says. So when the time came for these homeowners to update their dark ’90s-era kitchen, they wanted to return the space to its original floor plan to help bring in more light and honor… Houzz Galleries

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10 Homes to Fuel Your Island Getaway Daydreams

January 19, 2017 6:54 am

As temperatures dip lower and the dreariness of January stretches ahead of us, it’s hard not to think about physically fleeing to a sunnier locale. While that might not be possible right after the holidays, you can keep your tropical daydreams properly fueled until spring emerges. Grab a mug of something warm and check out these 10 daydream-worthy island getaways. You […]

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How Presidents Make the White House Their Own

January 19, 2017 6:54 am

Franklin Roosevelt had his swimming pool. Harry Truman built the first White House bowling alley. George H.W. Bush installed tennis and basketball courts. Our personal lives are reflected in our homes, and the White House is no different. Since 1800, when John Adams moved in with his wife, Abigail, the residence has been a window into the […]

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Condominium Living -- A Mixed Blessing

January 18, 2017 8:51 pm

Question: We are seriously considering buying a condominium unit, but are concerned about whether we really want to live in a condominium complex. There is always a lot of "condo…

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Selling Your Home This Year? 6 Reasons To Renovate Now!

January 18, 2017 8:51 pm

Face it. Your home's not perfect. You may keep up with general maintenance, and perhaps you're meticulously clean. But how old is your kitchen? Do your paint colors reflect current…

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Getter Done Meetings In Your HOA

January 17, 2017 2:48 pm

Meetings are the venues where homeowner association business decisions are made. Since these meetings are usually infrequent, their importance cannot be understated. However, some HOA meetings are challenged because: The…

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Start 2017 With A Minimalist Home

January 17, 2017 2:48 pm

There are many ways to create a minimalist home in 2017. Here are a few tips to help you create a clutter-free living space for the New Year: Be Creative…

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Another Texas city sees record-setting year in 2016

January 17, 2017 6:54 am

Another city in Texas saw a record-setting year for 2016 with its rising home prices, low housing inventory and high demand. While not on national top 10 lists for booming markets, San Antonio could very soon follow in the footsteps of its neighboring cities as markets in Texas continue to heat up. HousingWire.com Topics

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Top 10 cities with homes most threatened by heavy winds

January 17, 2017 6:54 am

Even without a tornado or hurricane, high speed winds can cause significant damage to homes. Because of this risk, homeowners in areas more prone to high wind speeds can sometimes see a decrease in their home’s value or even major property damage during storms. CoreLogic’s most recent report ranks the top 10 cities that are […]

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Clothing maker Scott Jordan talks about the future of fashion

January 17, 2017 6:54 am

Scott Jordan never meant to make clothes. He was a lawyer by trade and wanted something he could wear to keep his Walkman from snagging on doorknobs. A few iterations later he invented the SCOTTeVEST, a vest with loads of pockets and secret channels for headphones and other cables. Now, after more than a decade […]

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