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How to Create a Kid-Approved Bedroom

January 5, 2017 6:45 am

For a child, a bedroom is more than just a place to sleep. It’s a room to do schoolwork, listen to music, play games, sprawl on the floor, rough-house, read, build models, daydream, visit with friends, and keep innumerable possessions. You’ll need to plan carefully to create a space that serves all those functions, yet is comfortable […]

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Check Out Ivanka Trump's New D.C. Digs

January 5, 2017 6:45 am

As her father prepares to ascend to the presidency, Ivanka Trump has found new quarters for her family close to the White House. She, husband Jared Kushner, and their three children will be living at least part-time in this 1923 colonial home in Washington, D.C.’s Kalorama neighborhood, where the Obamas will also be living. The home sold […]

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How To Sell Your Home In 2017

January 4, 2017 8:39 pm

It's 2017. Now what? Yes, the new year is typically a time for hope and renewal and for those who are looking to sell - and simultaneously buy - a…

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Ask the HOA Expert: Qualifications To Serve On The Board

January 3, 2017 8:36 pm

Question: There is a couple who lives in our HOA and only one of them is listed on the property title. Does the other one qualify to serve on the…

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Escrow Accounts Serve No Purpose

January 3, 2017 8:36 pm

Question: Why do we really have to give the lender money, which is held in non-interest bearing accounts, to guarantee we will pay our own taxes and our own insurance…

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Fiat Chrysler’s Portal concept is a van with a plan for autonomous driving

January 3, 2017 6:39 am

Fiat Chrysler is getting ready for a future in which your vehicle is an extension of your living space with their new Portal concept car, which is debuting at CES this year. The Portal is an electric-powered vehicle with its own wireless network, Level 3 semi-autonomy standard and the hardware necessary for an upgrade to […]

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How to dive into that New Year’s Resolution to get started with VR

January 3, 2017 6:39 am

But consumer VR’s splashy debut in 2016 did not result in something that was immediately affordable, available, or indeed appealing to many, so it’s no surprise if you’ve been standing back and waiting for a time to jump in. Now might just be the time; a confluence of factors, including a lot of great software […]

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Room of the Day: Bold Blue Hub for Laundry and Crafts (4 photos)

January 3, 2017 6:39 am

With three active kids and lots of clothes to wash, these homeowners wanted a laundry room that could be easily accessed from anywhere in the house. They settled on a centrally located second-floor location and decided to include a craft area for the kids as well. Because the room would be highly… Houzz Galleries

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Pets of the Week: Noor and Luz Weather the Remodel (6 photos)

January 3, 2017 6:39 am

Noor and Luz escape the pains of their home remodel by spending as much time as they can cuddling with their owner. When that doesn’t work, you’ll find the cats hiding in the closet or behind the washer. Houzz Galleries

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Home Buyers: 5 Things to Know As You Wait for Closing Day

January 3, 2017 6:39 am

For some home buyers, the closing day for a real estate purchase is as formal and complicated as the transaction itself. For others, it’s just a blip on the radar. Either way, there are some important things to keep in mind as you make your way to homeownership. Your mortgage rate could expire Mortgage interest rates […]

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