Investing in real estate today

Forbes  reporter Morgan Brennan shares insight on three ways to grow wealth in the housing market. Real estate investment trusts, turn key investment properties, and renting and managing homes as a traditional landlord are good options now and in the future. Watch the video for details

Posted on August 13, 2012 at 4:00 pm
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List your home the Hollywood way

“The Spider and the Fly” is a short film produced by Hans Zimmer Studios to showcase none other than a multi-million dollar mansion in Malibu. DeeAnna Staats, owner of Staats & Co., hired the Hollywood company to shoot the short, had it downloaded onto 100 new iPads, and sent them out into the prospective market.

Posted on July 16, 2012 at 4:00 pm
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One square meter of my own

What could you do with one square meter? Berlin-based architect and founder of Hartz IV Mobel, Van Bo Le-Mentzel , proposes the one-square-meter house. Le-Mentzel conceptualized what is likely the world’s smallest house from his personal experience of living some of his earlier years as a refuge who depended on social housing

Posted on July 6, 2012 at 4:00 pm
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Should homeowners go organic on their lawns?

Many homeowners are more environmentally conscious today than ever before, but some are reluctant to buy organic products for the lawn, doubting their effectiveness. Howdini.com talks with expert gardener Scott Meyers, who debunks the myth that natural products won’t produce a robust lawn. Meyers also offers some key maintenance tips

Posted on June 1, 2012 at 4:00 pm
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An all-American house built in Bozeman, Montana

One man in Bozeman, Montana, has thrown down the gauntlet to builders throughout the nation. Anders Lewendal, a builder who holds a degree in economics, asserts that buying just 5% more American-made materials would create 220,000 jobs.

Posted on May 25, 2012 at 4:00 pm
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Modernize your grandmother’s kitchen

Homeowners Desiree and Brian Bell wanted to change the look of their 1950′s kitchen into a room they could call their own.

Posted on May 9, 2012 at 4:00 pm
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