Feelings of regret: Why many Millennial homeowners have buyer's remorse
If you're a Millennial homeowner and you're feeling regretful of your "big deal" purchase, you're not alone.
7 Kitchen Trends You Might Regret
A big kitchen renovation is one of the costliest (and most cost-effective) improvements you can make to your home. Perhaps you've heard the expression "kitchens sell houses." If it's true that a beautiful and functional kitchen will help you sell your home, it's also true that certain passé trends could hinder your sale. If you’re undertaking a new kitchen renovation, take care to steer clear of these trends to keep your kitchen from looking dated before you even break it in.
Rental Regret: What Real Homeowners Wish They'd Known Before Renting Out Their Properties
There are plenty of good reasons to rent out your home rather than sell. Maybe you're upgrading to a bigger house and are counting on reliable rent from your existing one, or maybe you're taking on a job in a new city but aren't yet ready to commit to a permanent move. Whatever your reasons for renting out your house, be sure you understand the potential pitfalls—and how to avoid them—before you assume the role of landlord. Take a few lessons from these…
What New Homeowners Regret The Most
Some homeowners aren't breaking out the champagne after they've closed on their new home purchase. Nearly half of the homeowners in a recent NerdWallet survey said that they would take a different approach toward buying if they were going through the process...
10 Things Real Homeowners Regret About Buying a House
Buying your first home is an exciting experience, but it can also trigger uncertainty and trepidation. With so much to do and so many decisions to make, it's not surprising that that first-time home buyers often overlook a few important steps in the process. To get a sense of some common pitfalls, we chatted with a trio of homeowners to find out what they regretted not doing during their first home purchase. Learn some valuable lessons from the misadventures of Laura Henderson, a…
13 Decisions Homeowners Never Regret
When it comes to shelling out for renovations and fixes, homeowners have no shortage of options. So when is it smart to splurge and when is it foolish? From wiring to landscaping, here are a few foolproof ways to get the best home-improvement bang for your hard-earned buck—without suffering a case of buyer's remorse.
23 Percent of Workers Regret Switching Jobs: Here's How to Make the Right Move
Just because a career opportunity sounds exciting doesn't mean it's the right move.
Remodeling Regret: 5 Kitchen Layout Ideas to Avoid
Don't go overboard creating your dream kitchen. Read HouseLogic and learn how to design a kitchen that combines beauty with function; avoiding these 5 common mistakes.
Why We Have Regret : zen habits
And yet, as alluring as the “Living Without Regrets” philosophy sounds, it’s not always so easy We regret missed opportunities We regret not telling someone we loved them more before they died. We regret not spending our time more wisely, accomplishing more. We regret procrastinating, not forming better habits, eating too many sweets, not writing the novel we always wanted to write, not reading all the…
Mice learn to avoid regret
Author summary Regret describes a unique postdecision phenomenon in which losses are realized as a fault of one’s own actions. Regret is often hypothesized to have an inherent negative utility, and humans will often incur costs so as to avoid the risk of future regret. However, current models of nonhuman decision-making are based on reward maximization hypotheses. We recently found that rats express regret behaviorally and…
12 Lessons You Either Learn or Regret It Forever
Over the course of your life and career, there are certain problems that continue to surface until you learn your lesson. Here are 12 that you don't want to learn the hard way.
Why nearly 70 percent of millennials regret buying their homes
About four in 10 millennials are homeowners, but they're not necessarily happy about it.
10 Things People Regret Overlooking when Buying a Home
The home-buying process is complicated and even the most prepared have regrets. Here are some of the things people regret overlooking after buying a home.
Homeowners reveal the home features they regret most — and what they wish they had chosen instead
DIY regret: The home improvement projects people wish they'd never tackled
About a third of people had to later hire a professional to redo the job.
5 Reasons Why You'll Regret Painting Your Brick Home
5 Reasons Why You'll Regret Painting Your Brick Home - blog post by MeLisa Minter's Blog. Comment and join the discussion.
The Home Trends You May Regret in 20 Years
Home trends come and go, but which ones are most prime for falling out of favor?
Seven reasons why you might regret your Marie Kondo-inspired cleaning
So you've tossed a bunch of stuff after watching Marie Kondo's Netflix special. But it's possible that a few short weeks later, the regret is already starting to kick in.
The 'really smart guy' who aced SATs for rich students: 'I will always regret' the scandal
The man who secretly took tests in the nation's college admissions cheating scheme is a Harvard grad and counselor at a prestigious sports academy.
Home Value: How to Avoid the Regret of Selling Your Home Too Low
Avoid the regret of selling your home too low and get your home value by planning the sale.