In The Neighborhood

The HUD sponsors the Good Neighbor Next Door program to help police officers, firefighters, emergency medical technicians and elementary school teachers buy...
We spend a lot of time in our homes, which is why it’s important to ensure that they’re a safe and healthy...
Whether your goal is to lose one or 100, shedding pounds is no walk in the park (pardon the pun). If you’re...
Mid adult woman painting chair with paint roller with yellow color. Are you getting ready to haul that so-called junk out of...
Looking for a local pumpkin patch, corn maze, hayride, gourds, and other Halloween activities in Marin and Sonoma Counties in California?  Scroll...
History of Labor Day Labor Day 2019 On September 2, 2019, the U.S. Department of Labor celebrates and honors the greatest worker...
With everything that goes into selling a home, it can be easy to forget some of the last-minute details. But, beware—buyers can...
Do the in-laws and their brood stay at your home for the holidays? Do long-time friends drive up with their kids to...
In 100 words or less, readers share their poignant tales of the bond between mother and child. As borrowed from Readers Digest....
For-sale listings with cool, neutral wall colors sell for more money, according to Zillow analysis. A fresh coat of paint in the...
It’s an interesting time in the market. Buyers are hoping prices continue to come down and homeowners are rushing to get their...
How to Keep Relatives From Spoiling Your Kids
It’s natural to want to make children happy, but they also need rules and boundaries. Sometimes well-meaning relatives spoil kids in ways...

January 5, 2018
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Expert Insights: What’s the Best Way to Choose a Home Loan?

A lot will depend on the length of time you plan to live in the home, other financial obligations, and potential savings gained from comparing the […]
February 22, 2018
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Expert Insights: Should I Hire a Home Inspector for a New Home?

You would think not since it is new and the developer has to adhere to local construction guidelines. However, err on the side of caution—always hire […]
March 20, 2018
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Expert Insights: What Are Co-Ops?

Cooperative apartments—known as co-ops—are not really owned by people as real property. Instead, people own shares of stock in the company that owns the building in […]
March 24, 2018
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Expert Insights: Why Do Lenders Require a Down Payment?

It protects them should you default on the loan, especially if you fail to make payments in the early years of the loan when more is […]