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October 24, 2017

How to Choose the Right Stain for Hardwood Floors

By Glenn Griffin, guest contributor One of the most commonly asked questions people have when restoring their hardwood floors is: “Should I stain my floor?” That […]
October 21, 2017

Homes With ‘Subway Tiles’ or ‘Barn Doors’ Sell Faster and for More Money

Ever wonder why some homes sell for a premium and others don't? While timing definitely plays a part, turns out mentioning certain home features in your […]
October 20, 2017

The Effect of Rising Sea Levels on Coastal Homes

Despite record-warm years and some crops already reacting to unusual shifts in the weather, climate change for many people remains an issue for the future. That […]
October 19, 2017

The Cost of Off-Campus Rent at Top Colleges

Which university costs more: Harvard, Yale or MIT? It’s relatively easy to compare tuition and even dorm fees — but off-campus housing costs are harder to […]
October 19, 2017

See Inside a Listing Styled by a Former White House Decorator

Submitted by TopTenRealEstateDeals.com Photos Contributed by TopTenRealEstateDeals.com As President Obama’s time in office neared its last months in 2016, their future home outside the White House […]
October 17, 2017

How Historic Racial Injustices Still Impact Housing Today

For the majority of Americans, regardless of race or ethnicity, owning a home is a major goal. According to the first Zillow Housing Aspirations Report, 63 […]
October 17, 2017

7 Secrets for Adding a Finishing Touch to Your Staging

Photo credit: Blinds.com By Katie Laird, guest contributor When staging a home for an open house, you can transform a space from an unimpressive, run-of-the-mill property […]
October 14, 2017

20 Best Cities for Trick or Treating in 2017

Pumpkins, haunted houses and costumed kiddos can only mean one thing – it's time for Halloween! Every year, Zillow's team of economists crunches the numbers to […]
October 9, 2017

Upsizing: The Hottest New Housing Trend You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

For Rhiannon Kruse, moving to a bigger home was about facing the music. For five years, Kruse and her husband had squeezed themselves into a downtown […]