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Micro Apartments: Tiny Living Starts Trending Around the US

Good things come in small packages. Last least that’s the case with the shrinking apartments that are sweeping across major cities in the US. They’re called micro apartments, and they can be as small as 150 square feet – much smaller than your average studio apartment. These tiny units are the latest housing trend that’s […]

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Beyond Red and Green: 4 Modern Decorating Ideas for the Holidays

For decades, homeowners have covered their homes in the same two colors during the last month of the year. Greenery has long been used as the base color, with bold splashes of red to provide contrast. Colors like gold, silver, and white often creep in, but green and red almost always predominate. In recent years, […]

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Advantage: Home Ownership – You Can’t Build the Same Level of Wealth by Renting

Here’s some fat to chew on: the average net worth of a homeowner will be 45 times greater than that of a renter by next year! Sounds almost like an inconceivable difference, but it’s accurate. According to research conducted by the Federal Reserve as part of their Survey of Consumer Finances, the average wealth of […]

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Tips From the Pros: 6 Home Remodeling Mistakes to Avoid

Remodeling your home? If so, there’s some planning required on your part before you dive into whatever project you’re working on. Keep in mind that while certain things you do will help the project in a positive way, there are also things that you might do that could totally sabotage your efforts. Are you a […]

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6 Decorating Trends That Never End

When it’s time to make major changes to your house, you’ll likely follow many other homeowners in checking the latest trends. You may also feel torn between following those trends and going for a more classic look. The pressure for your spaces to have a modern look can make it tough to resist, but if […]

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Can You Combine Two Adjacent Condo Units Into One Larger One?

You love your home, but you’re starting to outgrow it. An obvious possibility is to expand on it – but what if your home is a condominium? The answer would still be the same – you could still add on to it by purchasing the adjacent unit and combining them to create a much larger […]

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5 Ways Real Estate Agents Save You Money When Selling Your Home

It’s understandable – after finally selling your home, it can be tough to fork over the commission fee to a real estate agent. But before you fall into the FSBO trap, consider one very important thing: real estate agents can actually save you money. That’s right. While a commission is due at the end of […]

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Using Crowdfunding as a Source of Financing Commercial Real Estate

After coming up with a business plan and doing some market research, traditional commercial investors typically shop their concept around to a variety of wealthy investors or financial institutions to gather up the funds needed to make the commercial investment come to life. At the end of the day, only a few key investors would […]

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Britney Spears Lands SoCal Mansion for $7 Million

Pop queen Britney Spears has just landed a swanky getaway from her stint in Las Vegas: an expansive estate perched on a hilltop in Thousand Oaks, California. The songstress dropped $7.4 million on the massive 5-bedroom, 7.5-bathroom mansion, which is situated on a 20-acre piece of land filled with olive and magnolia trees, just outside […]

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