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Affordable features to consider when revamping your kitchen

Kitchens are popular gathering spots in many homes. That popularity is reflected in various ways, including how many homeowners choose to remodel their kitchens. A 2019 report from the home renovation and design resource Houzz found that kitchens wer… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content. Username Password Remember Me     Forgot […]

Turning your new house into a home

 Historically low mortgage interest rates are helping to drive a new wave of home sales. Data from the U.S. Census Bureau indicates roughly 14 percent of the population, or around 40 million people, move every year for various reasons. While pe… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Survey finds 1 in 4 sellers changed how their home is viewed

Nearly 1 in 4 home sellers nationwide are changing how their home is viewed while the home remains on the market due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, according to a new survey from the National Association of Realtors®. The changes include sto… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Federal Reserve lowers the target range for federal funds

The coronavirus outbreak has harmed communities and disrupted economic activity in many countries, including the United States. Global financial conditions have also been significantly affected. Available economic data show that the U.S. economy came… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

How to clean with a shortage of supplies

 In light of concerns about COVID-19, various health organizations have issued specific instructions on how to maintain personal safety and cleanliness. These recommendations involve using common household products to sanitize homes, offices and… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Local REALTOR ® Jill Barrett earns acclaimed GRI designation

Jill BarrettHIBBING — Minnesota REALTOR® Jill Barrett was recently awarded the highly acclaimed national Graduate REALTOR® Institute (GRI) designation. In completing the required curriculum, Jill Barrett, of Johnson Hometown Realty in Hibbing, joins … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

B.I.C. Realty in Cook under new ownership

Julia Maki and Taryn Sandberg plan to grow 40-year company

Pictured (l. to r.) are Taryn Sandberg, Julia Maki, Sally Ludlow and Mark Ludlow. Submitted photo.COOK — B.I.C. Realty has been operating out of Cook since 1971 providing real estate expertise and services in the northern Minnesota area. The company … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Why is my house so dusty; what to do?

Spring is a season of rebirth and renewal. As trees and flowers bloom anew, many people get renewed vigor to tackle projects in and around the house. Spring cleaning projects can take on many forms, from garage overhauls to washing the interiors and … Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

DIY projects that can help conserve energy around the house

Even the smallest DIY projects can produce big savings. More information about energy-saving home improvement projects can be found at www.energy.gov.Home renovation projects can pay numerous dividends. Renovations can have a positive effect on resal… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

What to know about DIY insulation

Perhaps due in part to the popularity of home improvement television shows, many homeowners now tackle an assortment of home projects without professional assistance. These weekend warriors embrace the do-ityourself philosophy to home improvement, sa… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.


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