Annie Lennox Destined to Have Sweet Dreams After Buying Hollywood Hills Home

Annie Lennox Destined to Have Sweet Dreams After Buying Hollywood Hills Home Kevork Djansezian/Getty ImagesWould we lie to you? Four-time Grammy winner Annie Lennox has just paid full asking price—$4,375,000—for an immaculately restored Mid-Century Modern home in L.A.’s Hollywood Hills neighborhood. Built in 1962 by architects Conrad Buff and Donald Hensman, it’s the perfect perch for the singer, […]

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8 Fall Gardening Chores You Shouldn’t Skip

The bad news is that it’s time to get your act together and clean up your garden before winter makes the task more difficult. But the good news? Fall garden chores don’t have to be a pain. Whether you love or hate fall gardening chores, this checklist will help you make them easier. 1. Make a […]

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Judge Judy Snags Significant Discount on Luxurious Newport Estate

Judge Judy Snags Significant Discount on Luxurious Newport Estate Lloyd Bishop/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images; realtor.comWe think she’s guilty—of having great taste. Judy Sheindlin, star of the daytime courtroom show “Judge Judy,” has raised her gavel and bought a fabulous mansion in Newport, RI, with her husband, Jerry Sheindlin. The transaction represents the most expensive sale […]

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How to Build Your Own Vertical Garden With Shipping Pallets

Take your green thumb to new heights (and small spaces!) with a vertical garden. This DIY is a great way to integrate a little greenery into any space, including an apartment or small porch. Supplies: Two pallets Tarp Hammer Pry bar Gloves Safety goggles and ear protection Sanding blocks or sandpaper Paintbrush Water-based stain Water-based […]

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Foreign Buyers Are Purchasing Way Less U.S. Real Estate—Especially in These Top Markets

Foreign Buyers Are Purchasing Way Less U.S. Real Estate—Especially in These Top Markets istockMuch has been made of the dazzlingly wealthy foreign buyers who snap up luxury condos in New York City and Miami; breathtaking beach houses in Honolulu; and sophisticated modern estates in San Francisco and Seattle. For many of the international elite, money […]

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American Homeowners Still Have a Big Underinsurance Problem

American Homeowners Still Have a Big Underinsurance Problem National Oceanic and Atmospheric AdministrationMany U.S. homeowners are inadequately insured for natural-catastrophe damage ahead of the height of the Atlantic hurricane season. Three major landfalling hurricanes in 2017—Harvey, Irma and Maria—revealed a widespread lack of full insurance coverage for homeowners in Texas, Florida, Puerto Rico and elsewhere. […]

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