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This article from Builderonline.com gave a great sum-up of what the economists are predicting for the housing market next year. For once, there is good news. Economists Predict Recovery Next Year Our mid-year forecast roundup reveals big expectations for 2010. By: Boyce Thompson If the nation’s housing forecasters...

Yesterday I was flipping through Twitter (which you can follow us @frusterio) and I came across a blog that promoted purchasing a stock plan vs. a custom home design. I think the first thing to keep in mind is very simply, don't blog to push your...

Find a great local builder. If you are building in a new location or if you are building a vacation home, find a local builder. Doing this gives you a lot of advantages. Builders oversee the house, while sub-contractors do the actual building, and a...

It's a common joke that we are behind the times here in Alabama. I personally like to think that we move a little slower here because we allow ourselves to stop and smell the roses every once in awhile...

The Chicago Tribune recently wrote an article titled, "Built to last? Check home's life expectancy." This was a great quick overview of how long you can expect the major purchases you will make in your new home to last. It also gave a few tips...

There is a contest going on right now, put on by Popular Mechanics Magazine, for the "Ugliest Front Door in America." www.popularmechanics.com/home_journal/home_improvement/4282576.html 13 submissions deemed to be truly hideous are offered to be voted on for the title of "Ugliest Front Door in America." These people don't...

Home buyers have become more particular and are taking their time to find the “perfect house”. No longer are home buyers looking for just a roof over their head. They are looking for the house they can call a home with charming curb...