Love to Entertain? 7 Features Your Home Must Have to Host Right

Love to Entertain? 7 Features Your Home Must Have to Host Right vgajic/iStockDo you love hosting dinner parties, holiday gatherings, even full-on New Year’s Eve bashes at home? Then you’ll want to make sure your house is rigged with a few essential features that make entertaining a breeze. Whether you’re looking to buy a new place or considering a […]

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How Long Does It Take to Build Credit History From Scratch?

How Long Does It Take to Build Credit History From Scratch? cnythzl/iStockHow long does it take to build credit history? If you ever plan to buy a house, establishing a track record of past payments is essential, because it proves to mortgage lenders that you’ve paid people back (which means they’ll be more apt to loan you money […]

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Former Paris Hilton Party Pad (With Stripper Pole) for Sale in Hollywood Hills

Former Paris Hilton Party Pad (With Stripper Pole) for Sale in Hollywood Hills Rosdiana Ciaravolo/Getty Images; realtor.comIf poles could talk! This particular pole would unspool tawdry tales of Paris Hilton‘s parties in the Hollywood Hills. The socialite once owned this entertainer’s paradise, and had it completely redone by celebrity designer Faye Resnick to suit Hilton’s taste […]

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Your Top 5 Fireplace Questions, Answered

Fireplaces are one of the most sought-after home features, but using one can be intimidating, and you’ve probably got questions. Here’s a quick guide to get you and your fire started this fall. How do I use a wood-burning fireplace? If a cave man can start a fire, so can you. 1. Get your chimney […]

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Ex-MLB Reliever Kyle Farnsworth Wants to Find a Buyer in Windermere

Ex-MLB Reliever Kyle Farnsworth Wants to Find a Buyer in Windermere Elsa/Getty Images; realtor.comBaseball, football, back to baseball, and then … nothing. The world hasn’t heard much from well-traveled relief pitcher Kyle Farnsworth since 2016. At the time, he’d taken his talents to Mexico, after a short stint in football, which followed a 16-year career in the […]

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Here’s How Many Americans Can’t Afford to Buy a Median-Priced Home

Here’s How Many Americans Can’t Afford to Buy a Median-Priced Home wutwhanfoto/iStockForget affordability—the American dream is now a fairy tale for many would-be home buyers. A median-priced home was out of reach for Americans in 84% of counties in the third quarter of the year, according to ATTOM Data Solutions’ third-quarter Home Affordability Report. To come […]

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The Truth About Toxic Mold (and How to Get Rid of It)

Mold is everywhere. It grows on the sides of houses, it blackens surfaces like brick and concrete, and it thrives in the soil of your yard and garden. Indoors, mold lives in sink drains, shower grout, houseplant potting mix, kitchen sponges and anywhere else that moisture has a chance to settle. Are you hyperventilating yet? […]

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Kevin Garnett Opts Out of Massive Malibu Project Before Final Buzzer Sounds

Kevin Garnett Opts Out of Massive Malibu Project Before Final Buzzer Sounds Alex Goodlett/Getty ImagesRetired NBA star Kevin Garnett has decided to step away from his massive Malibu project. He’s listed the 7-acre property, including an unfinished 11,000-square-foot mansion, for $19.9 million. It’s a rare offering in this beach community of multimillionaires, where land near the […]

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