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THE WASHINGTON POST

7 Tricks to Update an Unfinished Basement on a Budget

My enormous unfinished basement, where I store household supplies, tools, extra winter clothing and the toys I pick up throughout the year for holiday donations, is one of my favorite places in my home. When I moved into the home in 2002, the space was less than ideal...

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APARTMENT THERAPY

What 5 Real Estate Experts Think of the Modern Farmhouse Trend

When I put a call out on Instagram for thoughts on the modern farmhouse style (think: shiplap, gables, stark white-and-black shutterless exteriors, reclaimed wood, barn doors), there was a unanimous vote for so over it. But is that what real estate agents across the country are actually witnessing on the ground?

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THE BALANCE

How to Buy a House Without a Mortgage

Most people take out a mortgage to buy a house. But while using a home loan is the norm, it’s not always necessary. Let’s take a closer look at how you can buy a house without taking on mortgage debt.

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GO BANKING RATES

Should You Sell Your House and Rent Until the Market Cools Down?

With mortgage rates rising and inventory opening up, many experts believe that the red-hot pandemic housing market has peaked. That has homeowners considering selling while prices are still sky-high and renting until the market cools so they can buy once again at a more reasonable price and pocket the difference.