The Single's Guide to First-Apartment Furnishing Essentials
5 Reasons Why Blog Readers Make the Best Real Estate Clients
Contributed by Karen Highland Keeping a consistent real estate blog is a lot of work. On top of the actual job of being a REALTOR®, a blog requires a layer of technical knowledge and writing skill, a...
How To Get An Accurate Land Appraisal
When it comes to many aspects of farm ownership, having a good idea of what the farm is worth serves as the basis from which many important decisions are made. Estate planning, dividing land among children, determining fair rental fees or lease terms, and tax or legal issues all depend on an accurate farmland appraisal. …
10 Plants You Barely Have to Water This Summer... or Ever
These beauties will survive and thrive in the heat.
Great Tips to Trick Out Your Storage Shed
Get in on the latest trend in home improvement—tricking out your storage shed—with these tips.
How Newly Proposed Capital Gains Tax Rates May Affect Landowners
When a landowner sells property, the difference between the sale price and the basis (the original purchase price plus improvements and less depreciation) is known as a capital gain, and the tax incurred upon it is known as capital gains tax.
Swimming Pool Landscaping Ideas
Check out 17 great designs for borders and areas surrounding your swim zone.
How Google Earth Revealed Chicago's Hidden Farms
When scientists scoured lists of the city's community gardens, they discovered they didn't tell the whole story of where food was being grown. Satellite images instead show the city's food-producing gardens tucked away in backyards, on roofs and thriving in vacant lots.
10 Flower Arranging Tips
A florist at heart? These 10 tips will help your flower arrangements last longer and have a professionally polished touch.
Questions to Ask When Buying New Construction
What are the most important questions to ask when buying new construction? Find out all the answers to these smart questions when buying a new home!