clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

How to move on from your dream home? Grieve the loss

The five steps of homebuying grief.

How to move on from your dream home? Cry it out

First cue the angsty guitar solos. Then use the proper tools to find your next home.

How to move on from your dream home? Let it out

Angry that you missed out on your dream home? The steps you need to let go of your rage.

How to move on from your dream home? Laugh it off

They say laughter is the best medicine for real estate woes.

How to move on from your dream home? Cheer up

How to move on from your dream home? A cuteness overload will do the trick.

8 questions to ask before buying your first home

To help first-time homebuyers figure out if they're ready to buy, we queried real estate experts to compile the key questions every potential homeowner should ask before sealing the deal—the most important one may surprise you.

New, 2 comments

A step-by-step guide to the homebuying process

Assuming the title of homeowner is one of the most significant financial commitments you will ever make, and the process can get messy if you’re not properly prepared. Here's a breakdown of what to expect.

New, 3 comments

6 common mistakes first-time homebuyers make

Making the wrong move in a saturated housing market leads to financial remorse or house buying misery. To prevent this agony, here are six common mistakes you should avoid as a first-time buyer.

New, 2 comments

5 financing options for first-time homebuyers

Finding financing for new homebuyers isn’t quite that complicated. Here are five programs first-time borrowers should know about when shopping for a home.

The basics of getting a mortgage

Creating a timeline, educating yourself about the market, and understanding your unique financial situation and budget will make the mortgage process easier.

Mortgage rules explained, from credit scores to income requirements

New programs and updated regulations are changing the lending game. We went to the experts to understand the basic standards for getting a mortgage.

New, 1 comment

What you need to know before buying homeowners insurance

Not all insurance policies are created equal. We went to the experts to answer all your questions about homeowners insurance.

Filed under:

The 8 most important principles of interior design

To find interior design nirvana, experts always follow these eight underlying principles. Space planning is key, and less really is often more.

New, 2 comments

Filed under:

How to design the perfect living room

Living rooms are just that: The rooms where we live. "It’s where we now do everything," says Portland-based designer Lynne Parker. Here are her nine tips and tricks for making your home's most-used room the best room.

New, 3 comments