As lumber prices stabilize, the future of homebuilding remains steady

According to the latest National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI) report based on a monthly survey of NAHB members the consensus was that confidence among homebuilders steadied over the past month despite continuing material and labor challenges.

When airflow affects cash flow

There is no such thing as an airtight house. Even the newest of homes have air leakage...

Making the ‘novelty’ of returning to school novel

While every school and region has different rules regarding masks and hand sanitizer, most suggest (or require) one or both...

All the world’s a stage -- especially the house you want to sell

Unlike interior decorating, where a designer tries to match the aesthetic of the homeowner, staging is a way to entice buyers to bite. But, you ask -- why spend money on real estate if you’re moving out? Simple answer: because home staging can get you more money for your home..

New or used; build or buy?

When it comes to housing, the equation of whether it’s better to buy a home with experience or one whose floors have never experienced a human foot upon them has always presented a bit of a conundrum...