Articles tagged with: home renovation
New Lead Renovation, Repair and Painting Rule in Effect April 22, 2010
If you own a pre-1978 home, here is new legislation which may impact your next renovation project.
As provided by SFAR:
The Federal Lead-Based Paint …
Not all home improvements are created equal. Especially if you’re looking for “resale value” back from your work. An article from the Wall Street Journal lays it out cleanly. Function beats flash these days so be wary of where you spend.
- Get Your FHA Mortgage Application Started — Fees Increase 1/2 Percent Starting Monday, April 5, 2010
- How Falling Gas Prices May Increase Your Home Purchasing Power
- The Cost of Living Index Increases; Mortgage Rates Increase, Too.
This post is long over due & is inspired by a first time buyer couple that I’m working with. We’ve been looking at a handful of pre-40′s homes with various interpretations of owners updating, renovating …