For many Americans, a mortgage is indeed the most attractive way to borrow because interest rates are not only low, but also the interest is often tax-deductible.
The destruction of your home world is one of the worst things that could ever happen to a science fiction character. It's also a popular theme laced throughout science fiction movies and television shows: characters who survive the loss and utter destruction of their home worlds.
There are two ways to approach the living room -- keep it minimal and simple, or amply decorated with furniture pieces, decorative objects, plants, etc.
Othala -- property -- Remember that journey we took with Raidho last week? Well, we did it right! Over the last few weeks the story of the Runes has ...
Embroidery is said to date back to the fifteenth century, and initially arrived in fashion as a means to repair and reinforce clothing with various stitching, string and yarn. If necessity is truly the mother of all invention, this handicraft is an example.
He became someone else when he dug holes. I stood back and observed, offering an occasional nod and approving comment. Looks good, I might say.
Bunny Williams, one of the doyennes of the interior design world and co-owner of the garden and design store Treillage in New York, talks about mentoring young designers, leisurely mornings in bed, and the importance of a hairdresser.
After years in the doldrums, the U.S. housing market is finally showing signs of life. Looking to buy a home? Here are five tips to keep in mind:
Making this decision requires a lot of number-crunching. Bringing in a contractor to advise you on the cost of your potential remodel and working with a realtor on a potential sale will give you the data you need to decide whether it's time to stay or go.
Home security is always on people's minds, whether they are homeowners, renters, live in the city or out in a rural town -- everyone wants their home to be safe.
Would you rather have a newly-built home or a piece of local history? Across America today, you can find homes for sale that were built as long ago as the 19th century or as recently as yesterday.
All of it is skin-tingling close; all of it is impossible to touch -- in my understanding of it. Why? That's the big question we all want answered.
Lovingly preparing food and cooking for yourself will increase feelings of self-worth, inner security, grounding and be a ritual to receive the love you give yourself -- the most important love in the world.
The planet we inhabit is a living, breathing entity. It is an incubator of life, beauty and prosperity, hurtling in orbit through a cold, frozen universe that is much the opposite.
Regardless of where they love, young married Americans are much more likely to have purchased a home before marriage than members of the Boomer generation. It's an interesting and significant cultural shift in the timing and order in which people buy homes.
Being in my early twenties is essentially like being a nomad. Sometimes when I feel lost, I lie down and shut my eyes, and I go Home. I know it's where I'll find my family, my dogs and my belongings.