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Design Trends For Tomorrow’s Communities

Why have design trends for new communities changed so in the past few years? Changes in what a new home buyer wants in a new community has stemmed from the COVID pandemic’s demands on what a home base should look like after stay-at-home orders. Developers are finidng ways to incorporate things like the latest techonolgy […]

Signs That Inflation in Home Prices Might Just Have Peaked

Reports have shown that inflation might have already peaked. This has caused the mortgage rates to start to fall back towards 5%. The week ending in August 18th showed 30-year fixed-rate mortgage at an average of 5.13% according to Freddie Mac. The week prior was an average 5.22% and the year prior the 30-year was […]

Benefits of Tree Coverage for a Home

What will shade from tree coverage do for your home? Increase home value Keep things cool Decrease utility bills Reduce UV exposure Cut carbon emission Professionals in the industry will agree that trees and shrubs are not just great for a home’s curb appeal but also for social, communal, environmental, and economic benefits. It is […]

Rising Home Prices Are Clashing With the Slowdown in Economic Growth

Are rising home prices a wild card for the Federal Reserve? According to an article posted by Bloomberg, the high home prices are a hitch in the Federal Reserve’s plans for the nation’s slowing economy. Many say that this is the worst inflation the country has seen in forty years. The Federal Reserve wants to […]

Tips and Strategies for Building and Managing Your Credit

Good credit has lasting financial benefits but building credit can look like a huge task. The trick is the more you practice good credit habits, the better your credit will get. There are several things you can do to build, rebuild and improve your credit. Here is what you need to do to start the […]

Will an Increase in Climate Risks Affect Insurance?

Natural disasters are becoming more common as climate risks increase. Homes and neighborhoods all around the country are being affected by the record, wildfires, floods, and other natural disasters. Unfortunately because of these increasing risks, a good many insurance companies are decreasing their options, increasing premiums, and even not offering insurance in certain areas. Homeowners […]

How High-Interest Rates Can Be Overcome

The better your credit score, the better interest rate you can get when it comes to mortgages. In fact, the first thing a mortgage lender will look at is your credit score. This is now more important than ever in today’s housing market. A High Credit Score Means you Pay your Debts on Time A […]

Steps To Take When Buying A House

They say buying a house is part of the American dream. Buying a house is one of life’s biggest events. When you are ready to take the leap, here are some steps you need to take. What to Consider Beforehand Make sure you are ready to become a homeowner because it is not always the […]

Tips For Brightening Up Your Outdoor Living Space

Spring is the perfect time to either make updates to your outdoor space or create one. Southern Living Plant Collection gives tips on how to make your space chic and cozy with a pop of color. Make a Statement! A good way to do this is to start with flowers. Flowers are the perfect backdrop […]

Delays For the New Convention Center’s River District Plan

The Ernest N. Morial Convention Center has plans for its upriver acres. The new project includes a neighborhood and entertainment district. The River District’s board decided to extend the deadline. The reason for the delay was prompted by a request from the Convention Center’s President and General Manager Michael Sawaya. He relayed to the board […]

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