Solving the 10,000-Year-Old Problem of Agriculture: An Interview with Wes Jackson
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Why Older Homes Rock
You're ready to buy a home, but there hasn't been a new home built in your area in 10 years, leaving you no choice but to buy an older home. You could appreciate older homes more if you know a little about their history and why they were designed the way they were at the time.
What is Considered an “Older” Home?
I distinctly remember during our home-buying journey when our real estate agent asked if we'd be open to an "older" home.
This Old House: Tips for Maintaining an Older Home
Older homes are beautiful and often full of character, history, and charm, but they have unique needs when it comes to care, repairs, and maintenance. If you're considering purchasing an older or historic home, it can be helpful to get... #americansocietyofhomeinspectors #homemaintenance #johnghent
13 Decorating Tips for Older Homes
Preserve the personality of the past while designing for now with these tips for paint, rugs, window treatments and more
Lost Sales Leads: 4 Common Problems and How to Correct Them
U.S. businesses spend billions of dollars generating sales leads only to lose more than 70 percent of them simply because they don’t make contact quickly enough, according to one study. But that’s not the only way they’re losing out on opportunities, says Brandon Stuerke, president of Advisors Edge Marketing, a specialist in marketing strategy and …
What to Look for When Buying an Older Home
Here are a few of the important items that you will want to consider when looking into buying an older home.
5 Energy Efficiency Tips for Older Homes
Old homes waste energy like a Hummer goes through gas. It's inefficient and costly. You may think you're only options are to put up with high utility bills forever or sell your old home. But there are so many energy efficient tools available to help homeowners upgrade their old homes. Selling does not have to be an option. Here are 5 tips to make y...
How Older Homes Can Gain an Edge
When dated properties are surrounded by new construction, the selling challenges can be daunting. Here are some tips to give your existing home a competitive edge.
10 Ways to Make an Old Home Feel New
Inexpensive & easy simple tips & tricks to make an old home feel new, while retaining it's traditional charm.
Why is it important to keep older homes updated?
Buying a home is a big investment. Caution and many considerations are made when buying any home. When buying an older home,...
5 Common Problems With Older Homes and what to watch
The older a house,the more it is likely to need renovation and there are some key things to look at when assessing problems with older homes!
10 century-old homes for sale in Yellowstone County
Take a look at these ten homes for sale in Yellowstone County that were all built in or before 1915.
Before You Fall Head Over Heels for a 100+ Year Old Home
Before You Fall Head Over Heels for a 100+ Year Old Home If you want to buy an older home, there are a few important issues you should be aware of before you close the deal. Here are some ways to help avoid future heartache SHARON LEE There can be something quite romantic about buying an older home. Prospective homebuyers are often smitten when they first encounter the unique character and charm of a 100+ year-old home. Decades of history and stories are…
Buying New Vs. Older Home: Here's How To Decide
You might be asking yourself, should I buy a new home or old home? With so many things to take into consideration when choosing a house like distance from work and family, community feel and home layo
How to Buy an Older Home (and Know What You’re Getting)
Are you thinking of buying an older home? Maybe you love the idea of living in a home that’s stood through years of local history, or you love the unique architectural features and building materials that come with a lot of older construction. Whatever it is about old homes that you love (and there are lots of reasons to love older homes! ) you may be worried about buying a house that winds up costing way more than you’d planned on in repairs…
5 Weird Old Home Trends I'd Love to See Make a Comeback
The Most Common Problems of Older Homes (And How to Fix Them)
An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure, so keep these construction issues of older homes in your sights to prevent future damage.
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Six Types of Problem Tenants
In property management, problem tenants are an unpleasant but sometimes inevitable part of life. Learn six common types and what to do about them.