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Monday Morning Cup of Coffee: Here's what we know about Trump's housing team

December 12, 2016 6:09 am

In the short time since America’s electoral college named Donald Trump as the next president, a lot of announcements on who will serve on his team already came out. There are more than 4,000 political appointees to fill and the clock is ticking. This is what we know so far. And for those who want […]

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Houzz Tour: More Color for a Fun Christmas in Sweden (14 photos)

December 12, 2016 6:09 am

You can definitely feel the Christmas spirit in Christine Cambring’s house in Sweden, even without traditional red gnomes or loads of fir branches to create the mood. Instead, the interior designer and fashion stylist got ready for the upcoming holiday with innovative decorations that you can easily… Houzz Galleries

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Remodeling Your Kitchen in Stages: The Schedule (9 photos)

December 12, 2016 6:09 am

As we review the typical schedule for a kitchen remodel, keep in mind you are attempting to execute something even more challenging. In a staged remodel, the likelihood and consequences of errors grow. If you make a misstep, such as demolishing your cabinets too early in the process, you could… Houzz Galleries

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9 Gorgeous Ways To Use Today's Hottest Backsplash Material

December 11, 2016 1:54 pm

Goodbye, subway tiles. Hello, fish scales. Yes, the hottest backsplash tile today is more mermaid than rectangle, and it's giving us all the dreamy kitchen renovation feels. Not sure how…

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Super Easy DIY Tips For Saving Money On Winter Heating

December 11, 2016 1:54 pm

Have you taken steps to winterize your home this year? It's not too late to take a look at all the nooks and crannies (Seriously, you should start with the…

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Bay Area suddenly heats up again

December 10, 2016 6:06 am

After California’s recent cool-down in home sales, the Bay Area is heating up once again with increases in home sales during November. But is this a temporary post-election spike, or a new housing trend? HousingWire.com Topics

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OwnAmerica CEO: What the single-family rental market looks like under Trump Administration

December 10, 2016 6:06 am

The housing market thrives on optimism, which is what the market is getting so far under President-elect Donald Trump, at least that’s what OwnAmerica CEO Greg Rand said. Taking into account that Ben Carson is now slated to lead HUD, rand explains what positive areas he sees ahead for housing. HousingWire.com Topics

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Repotting Plants: Give Them a New Home Sweet Home

December 10, 2016 6:06 am

Repotting your plants might seem like a hassle, but you would be amazed at how they spring back to life in a few weeks. All it takes is a little root pruning, fresh potting mix, a larger pot – and maybe a little TLC to get them back on their feet. Best of all, repotting […]

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House of the Week: A Historic Farmhouse With Luxury Barn

December 10, 2016 6:06 am

Take a stone farmhouse from 1810, mix it with the best furnishings you can find at flea markets in Paris, and the result is this exquisitely renovated colonial home outside Philadelphia. A walk-in fireplace graces the living room, while the formal dining room boasts French doors that open onto a screened porch. For a cozier ambiance, the […]

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Houzz Tour: California Casual on the Upper West Side (10 photos)

December 10, 2016 6:06 am

As high school sweethearts in California, this couple exchanged handmade Valentines. Now married and living in New York City, they recently put their efforts together to make over their first home, a 660-square-foot apartment on the Upper West Side. Houzz Galleries

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