The ultimate goal of renovating or remodeling your home space is not only to make it look more beautiful but also to increase the comfort and practicality of the home you live in. As exciting as this could be, home remodeling can feel quite overwhelming, mainly due to the work and investment involved. However, with a bit of planning and careful consideration, homeowners can complete their remodeling project at the most affordable cost. Affordability is crucial, as studies reveal that a complete home renovation in the United States costs, on average, between $100,000 and $200,000. If you’re looking to renovate your home, here are six top tips you should follow for a beautiful and economical home remodeling project. 1. Plan your project ahead of time. Selecting your materials for the project ahead of time is critical for preventing any possible delays later. Doing this means developing your plan in a…

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Moving can be incredibly stressful for even the most experienced homemaker. Whether you’re looking for your first apartment, or hoping to move into a long-term rental or purchasing opportunity in your city––the perfect apartment for your needs is out there and easier to find than you might think. Consider your hobbies. One great way to tackle the home search is to think about your hobbies. Perhaps you are a music lover, have a passion for theater, or are a playwright yourself. Alternatively, you might be a sports fanatic and so require a home that’s within walking distance of the local stadium. Whatever your passions, thinking about hobbies is a great way to engage with a community more deeply. There are many reasons to make theater a part of your lifestyle, to move into a neighborhood that shares in your hometown’s history of sport, or to choose a coastal community that…

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Many people in the United States are considering starting a business. Being the boss and being self-employed is ideal for some people for many reasons. Commonly cited aspects of being the boss of oneself that makes such a business venture appealing to most people are the flexibility of the job, the ability to do something enjoyable, being in charge, and being able to create jobs for others. The landscape of businesses and the workforce in the United States has seen constant reshaping over time that has made self-employment more attainable reality and no longer just an idea. In 2014, Bentley University surveyed 1,031 respondents aged 18 to 34. The survey concluded that starting a business was a likable concept among 66 percent of respondents, working for themselves was likable for 37 percent, and 25 percent liked the prospect of being the owner of a company. Business owners typically create businesses in…

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No matter the house, you might find a time to say “goodbye.” This could be because of a new job. Maybe the house isn’t large enough for you to start a family. Or maybe, you’ve grown older and taking care of an entire house has simply become far too much work. For many, this means that it’s time to refinance a mortgage and start looking at the market. However, for a handful of more senior homeowners, you have more to consider if you’re looking to offload your property and scale to something a bit more reasonable. What is refinancing? When it comes to loans and mortgages, refinancing is typically a fancy way of saying “replacing.” Most commonly, this is done when a loan is a bit too risky or expensive. Many times, you’re able to refinance that loan into a better, more agreeable one. It’s a savvy way to acquire…

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All across this nation, people have a problem: Too much stuff. No, this isn’t “affluenza” — or, at least, that isn’t the only problem. You don’t have to be rich to find yourself surrounded by clutter, but even being wealth and owning a big house isn’t a solution: Experts agree that our clutter problem has gotten worse even as American houses have more than doubled in size since the 1950s. Whatever’s behind this, it’s clear that Americans are overwhelmed by their own stuff. Memphis, Tennessee, is not immune to this problem. While less packed than some other American cities, Memphis has plenty of cozy homes and small apartments (besides, we just talked about how easy it is to get overwhelmed even in larger spaces). That’s why it’s crucial for Memphis residents to know how to better declutter, organize, and store their possessions. Reclaim your space. Turn records, photos, and more…

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What to know if you’re a beginner investor looking to break into the lucrative world of Real Estate Investing

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