84 Metros Listed As Improving Housing Markets in July

July 9, 2012 – The list of U.S. housing markets showing measurable and sustained improvement rose by four to include 84 metros in July, according to the National Association of Home Builders/First American Improving Markets Index (IMI), released today.  This number includes representatives from 32 states plus the District of Columbia. The index identifies metropolitan areas…

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Fall Remodelers Showcase

Join us on the Remodelers Showcase! Show Hours September 28,29,30 Fri 1 – 7pm Sat. & Sun. 12-6pm [/one_third] [one_third] [/one_third] [one_third_last] Address 3061 Tanner Rd Woodbury, MN [/one_third_last] “Creating new living Spaces for your lifestyle & Budget” [margin10] Great lower level remodel in Stonemill Farms. Family room, bar, guest room, full bath, entry and…

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Resale Value of Home Renovations

Homeowners and prospective buyers look at a home very differently. When considering a remodeling project it is useful to do so from a potential buyer’s perspective when you’re thinking of selling your home. Wonder which projects are more effective for the housing market? Look at the following infographic to learn which home remodeling projects are…

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How Much Energy Do Your Household Appliances Really Use?

Have you ever opened up your energy bill and wondered what you can do to lower your electricity costs? It’s hard to know what to do, what to turn off, when you don’t know what certain appliances use in terms of wattage. We all know an electric dryer probably uses a lot of energy, but…

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New NAHB Website Helps Support Homeownership

(NAHB May 11, 2012) – Despite the fact that Americans overwhelmingly support homeownership, legislative and regulatory proposals now under consideration would greatly harm home owners, home buyers, the housing market and the nation’s economy. The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) has launched a new website,www.ProtectHomeownership.com, to bring attention to the threats to homeownership and inspire…

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The Master Bath Is What Sells Your Home

In this infographic by Trulia they asked all U.S. adults surveyed to select every amentitiy that would make them “fall in love” with a home. For men and women in the market for their first home the most important part of the home was the master bathroom. And why not? We spend a lot of…

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The Cost of Older Windows

On Tuesday we talked about how owning a new home was less expensive when it comes to the cost of maintaining a new home vs an older home. This stands to reason because the appliances are more energy efficient and built to last longer. Additionally, new homes are built with more energy efficient windows and…

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