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Generational Wisdom

Recently I learned of a story of PBS Newshour about a housing community in Oregon where families who adopt foster children live side by side with seniors who volunteer their time in exchange for affordable rent. 248 more words

Social

Share Home Priorities

It starts innocently enough one Saturday morning. Maybe you find yourself wishing you could host family at your house. Maybe you’re already dreading the long Monday morning commute. 374 more words

Real Estate

Of Credit Cards and Keys

It’s Tuesday morning and I’m at Bank of America. The purpose of my visit is to close out my account and transfer the funds into my Wells Fargo account so that I can draw a cashier’s check for the down payment on my house. 698 more words

Philadelphia

How-to Deduct Moving Expenses

Are you planning a move for a new job? Are you relocating to find a new job? Are you moving and self-employed? Good news: If you meet any of these criteria, you may be eligible to deduct your moving expenses. 320 more words

How-To

My New Office

After thirteen months, 60-some properties, three agreements of sale and almost a month of tearing various things out of my new house, I’m proud to report that today’s broadcast comes to you– finally– from my new office. 320 more words

Humor

6 Clever Kitchen Hacks

You probably don’t need a scientific study to tell you that the kitchen is one of the most used spaces in a family home. It serves as a hub for food, a communal space for gathering, and often a message center for family traffic. 367 more words

Real Estate

re-knitting a house

“If you want to destroy my sweater, pull this thread as I walk away…”
-Weezer, Undone – The Sweater Song

Home improvement is a challenging and rewarding activity. 578 more words

Life In General