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6 Essential Tips for Building a Custom Home

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While the average cost of building a new home is higher than buying an existing one, there are a lot of benefits. If you follow smart tips for building a custom home, your new home can be more energy-efficient, space-efficient, and properly arranged for your family's needs.
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Accelerating OJO Labs’ ambitions to deliver exceptional consumer experiences, Chris Heller joins as Chief...

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OJO Labs, which empowers consumers to make better decisions through its conversational AI (artificial intelligence) platform, “OJO,” announced today that two top industry leaders who have led at the highest levels in real estate

What to Make Out Of Your Basement

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For those in Guelph with basements, which means just about everybody, it is space that means a lot. It is another room to be utilized and not just lump storage in there to be stuffy and moldy. Your Guelph basement cannot just be the dark place, but it can be more challenging to remodel because it’s not really finished. Homeowners should know what they want out of a room and use up every inch of it. Make a budget, make a floor plan, and choose which style fits the best. Here are some ideas to consider.

9 Ways to Increase the Value of Land to Make Your Home Worth More

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These are all kinds of home improvement projects that you can take on to do it. By remodeling your kitchen, putting on a new roof, or even just painting a few walls, you can bring your home's value way up.

7 Pots and Pans Storage Ideas to Organize Your Kitchenware

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Lack of organization is a productivity killer in the office but that also goes for in the kitchen. If you're trying to whip up a delicious recipe but you can't find your pots and pans quickly -- you've got a proble

The Top Tips to Prevent Water Damage in Your Home

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Did you know that billions of dollars are spent on repairing water damage to homes across the United States every year? While some instances of water damage are out of our control, most can be easily avoided.

Variety of Cleaners for Cleaning the Concrete and Make it Shinning

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There is a broad range of cleaners available for cleaning or removing pollution from concrete floors. Knowing what these distinct cleaners do and how they operate on your next renovation venture can save your money and time.

What to Expect From Your Home Security System

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Studies have shown that having a security system significantly reduces the chance of your home being broken into. However, with the plethora of features, companies and security systems now available, how do you choose which one is best?
OJO Labs - Eight Major Awards

OJO Labs: Five Months, Eight Major Awards

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OJO Labs, a leading-edge technology company on a mission to empower consumer decision-making through its conversational AI assistant, OJO, won the highly coveted 2019 A-List Award among mid-sized companies from the Austin Chamber of Commerce in partnership with SXSW

Heated Tiles: The Best Installation Suggestions

For any home that you're considering putting on the market soon or indeed have just purchased, putting in a heating tile system is something that often seals the deal. The heating system goes in beneath the flooring. The tiles help the radiant heat system push up the warmth to avoid trapping it at ground level as carpeted floors can do.
Historic Homes

Understanding the Fine Print on Historic Homes

There are a certain elegance and mystique that come with old houses. If you are the person who is looking for old houses or perhaps selling one, you need to know the ins and outs, as well as the limits and boundaries involved in a protected old home.
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A Stellar Idea: My Florida Regional MLS Reimagines the Multiple Listing Service

The nation's third-largest Multiple Listing Service, My Florida Regional MLS, will become Stellar MLS on June 4, 2019, in a move that totally reimagines the MLS. Currently serving 58,000 customers

Smart Bedroom Design Do’s and Don’ts

Designing your bedroom is a challenging task, especially if you’re a new homeowner with little or no decorating experience. An array of awkward colors and furniture arrangements can take away from the comfortable atmosphere of your bedroom. To help you create a design bringing spark and warmth back into your bedroom, we’ve compiled a list of do’s and don'ts for designing your bedroom
AREP

Leading Real Estate Photography Firms Form Association

Leading real estate photography companies have joined together to form the nation’s first trade group for real estate photographers. The Association of Real Estate Photographers (AREP)

Software to Boost Your Profits & Career in Property Management

The way that your day to day role as a property management employee should be changing at this moment as the industry has taken a completely new twist in the short-term lease area of the job. I would really like to share with you my experiences in on the big changes that have been happening in my company.
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New USGBC Research Explores Green Building Industry’s Role in Highlighting the Importance of Buildings...

As part of its Living Standard initiative, today, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) released a new U.S. public research report titled Standard Issue that sets out to better gauge how the public feels about issues at the core of the green building community’s mission
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OJO Labs Raises $45 Million in Series C Funding to Accelerate Product Development and...

OJO Labs, which empowers consumers to make better decisions by providing the AI based personal assistant, “OJO,” has raised $45 million in Series C funding to accelerate its development and market expansion.

Best Home Warranty Companies in the US

A home warranty protects parts of your home, including plumbing, appliances, air conditioning, among others. In fact, the best ones out there cover what your insurance wouldn’t. In addition, they provide you with transparent policies, as well as excellent customer service. Lastly, it gives you the option to fully customize your plan.
How Games Rooms are Making a Comeback

How Games Rooms are Making a Comeback

Games rooms are an age-old favorite in millions of homes around the world. However, over the last few decades urban living, with its smaller spaces may have contributed to a decline in the presence of games rooms in many properties. Fitting a bulky pool table or ping pong table into a small top floor apartment
DOE

Prize Builds on DOE Efforts to Spur U.S. Innovation through Competition to Accelerate Technology...

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced a prize competition to spur innovation in wave energy-powered desalination systems. The Waves to Water Prize will draw upon

Business Real Estate Press Releases

Shops to Sprouts HB

Hanley Investment Group Completes Sale of Multi-Tenant Shop Building Shadow-anchored by...

Hanley Investment Group Real Estate Advisors, a nationally recognized real estate brokerage and advisory firm specializing in retail property sales, announced today that the firm arranged the sale of a multi-tenant shop building shadow-anchored by Sprouts Farmers Market

Recent Gov & Nonprofit Real Estate Press Releases

Enterprise Community Partners

Hurricane Harvey Relief Program to Assist Even More Families Thanks to...

The Rebuild Texas Fund has awarded the Texas State Affordable Housing Corporation (TSAHC) and Enterprise Community Partners (Enterprise) a $1.1 million follow-up grant to support the Housing and Economic Assistance to Rebuild Texas (HEART) Program. HEART