Surge in remodeling should last through next year
Stimulus money and home value appreciation are pushing more people to invest in their houses. They're increasingly turning to professionals as well
by Jim Dalrymple II Apr 16
5 high-ROI upgrades homebuyers will love
Before your clients spring for a home makeover, it pays to know which ones result in the highest return on investment. So, here are a few projects worth investing time and money in
by Megan Eskey Nov 12
New Freddie Mac mortgage plan bundles purchases and repairs
The CHOICERenovation program offers homebuyers a single loan with just one set of closing costs that they can use to buy a house and then fix it up
by Jim Dalrymple II Jun 21
Bigger, better, faster: 6 tips to speed up sales and boost value
Do these tasks before putting a house on the market
by Bryan Robertson Jul 7
Building a better bathtub: the pros and cons of 9 bathtub materials
Some keep water hot, but convenience comes at a price
by Paul Bianchina Jul 6
Is a buy-and-hold investment worth it? 5 questions to ask yourself
Frustrating home project? Sometimes forward progress is all you can ask
The offseason isn't the time to take off
by Inman Sep 28
Houzz kitchen tour: minty-green blast of nostalgia
Remodeled kitchen in Chicago gets a retro look but a new layout, appliances and cabinets
by Inman Aug 11
Which home remodeling projects have the best ROI?
The right renovation choices depend on the market and property
by Chris Rediger Aug 11
A man examining flooring samples
Not every person – or market – is made for flipping homes
by Britt Chester Aug 10
When above and beyond leads you astray
It's tough to know when to draw the line
by Debbi DiMaggio Nov 25
It's a great time to sell: RealtyTrac VP
Daren Blomquist discusses findings from the firm's Q3 underwater homes report
by Gill South Oct 21
Tips for knowing when and where to install
by Paul Bianchina Feb 15