Making A Color Statement: Hot New Interior Color Trends!

No matter your budget or time constraints, says Hollywood interior designer and set consultant Stephan St. Orang, nothing can change the mood and beauty of your home more significantly than interior paint and lighting. “This is the year to look for color combinations that … [Read more...]

Where Can I Find Foreclosure Properties?

Real Estate Agents are the best source for information about foreclosures before they begin. Often a property will be listed and the agent will know if it is approaching foreclosure. Perhaps the best way to get the information is to have your agent put the word out that you … [Read more...]

Remodeling Done Right!

Whether you need more space to accommodate a growing family or are wanting to update a desperately dated kitchen or bathroom, there's no better way to improve the livability and value of your home than with a major remodel. But as you probably figured out, pulling off a … [Read more...]

New Year Resolutions or Goals?

The New Year is all about making resolutions. But while 45 percent of Americans say they usually make them, just 8 percent of Americans manage to keep them. Losing weight, getting organized, spending less and saving more are the top promises we make (and break) at the end of … [Read more...]

At-Home Kitchen Tips: Lessons in Utility

Though a chef’s at-home kitchen might conjure up visions of a high-tech food lab with commercial-grade appliances and stainless steel surfaces, the reality looks slightly different.  The most consistently desired feature in many chefs’ kitchens — an open floor plan — has … [Read more...]

November 2013 Sales Statistics – Okaloosa County

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First-time Homebuyers: Mistakes Not to Make

Whether you’re a veteran homebuyer or a first-timer, home buying can be a challenging experience. If you’ve never bought a home before, make sure you understand and avoid some of these common mistakes, courtesy of 20-year industry expert, Rick Allen, COO … [Read more...]

Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer Cookies – Quick, Easy and YUMMY!

Slice pieces from Pillsbury's Simply Peanut Butter cookie dough in half. Shape into 1-1/2" triangles and place 3" apart on cookie sheets. Bake 8 to 10 minutes, or until lightly browned. While they're still warm, push a mini chocolate pretzel (use Flipz) on each side to … [Read more...]

Christmas Gift Idea ~~Cookie Cutter Bird Feeders ~ ~

Looking for low cost Gifts you can Craft! Try this mine came out Amazing. I'm giving 5-8 per family. Recipe: 4 cups of wild bird seed (not too many big seeds) 1/2 cup of warm water 1 envelope of Knox gelatin 3/4 a cup of flour ~OR~ (I used pancake mix) 3 tb corn … [Read more...]

6 questions to ask before hiring a contractor

When you're ready to remodel, make sure you're hiring the best contractor. Here are six key questions to ask. 1. Can you itemize your bid? Some contractors like to give one total price for the project. Always ask for an itemized bid with costs for all elements of the … [Read more...]