Thursday, 15 November 2018

Category Archives: how to renovate a house on a budget

Kara and Kyal Demmrich from The Block
29 Oct
4:09

Kara and Kyal Demmrich from The Block

Thinking of renovating your home? We chatted with The Block’s Kyal and Kara to get their expert advice on where to start and how to save money. Kara and Kyal Demmrich from The Block Ask yourself why According to home and interior design experts, Kyal and Kara Demmrich, working out […]

With extreme makeovers, nonprofit rebuilds families through their homes
10 Oct
5:04

With extreme makeovers, nonprofit rebuilds families through their homes

Sandwiched between luxurious apartment buildings and multi-million-dollar gated homes in the quaint Jerusalem neighborhood of Nahlaot is a small, decrepit, 100-year-old house. The roof is caving in, the ceilings are infested with mold and the walls are peeling, but the owner, who asked to remain anonymous, has nowhere else to […]

Why millennial homebuyers should reconsider renovations
10 Oct
5:02

Why millennial homebuyers should reconsider renovations

October 8, 2018 By Mainstreet Organization of Realtors With reasonably priced homes in Chicagoland continuing to fly off the market, finding a move-in-ready home packed with amenities may not be plausible for homebuyers who aren’t willing to come in, at or above asking price. This can pose a challenge for […]

Stuck with crumbling old homes near gleaming new school, Baltimore housing tries something new: DIY
10 Oct
5:00

Stuck with crumbling old homes near gleaming new school, Baltimore housing tries something new: DIY

On one side of a Park Heights street, a $43 million plan to overhaul an elementary-middle school was well on its way. On the other side stood nine vacant houses, some little more than partially collapsed shells. Baltimore housing officials had been trying to find a developer to fix up […]

District 118 board approves budget
25 Sep
9:06

District 118 board approves budget

DANVILLE — The Danville District 118 school board Monday night approved a spending plan for the 2018-2019 school year. The budget shows $72.3 million in revenue, about $1.8 million more in revenue than the year before, and projects $78.9 million in expenditures for the year, which is about $700,000 more […]

How a thoughtful renovation brought this Kelvin Grove family house back to life
24 Sep
9:03

How a thoughtful renovation brought this Kelvin Grove family house back to life

It’s fair to say that when a house has been in the one family since it was built in 1910, there’s a lot of love attached to it. And so it was when Elizabeth Hagley and her husband Danny purchased that heirloom, 13 Prospect Terrace, Kelvin Grove, from her family eight […]

Home rehab projects typically take months. Lowe’s employees will complete one in weeks.
23 Sep
8:53

Home rehab projects typically take months. Lowe’s employees will complete one in weeks.

Surrounded by a sea of new construction, it is easy to see the intrigue associated with rehabbing a house — particularly in an area steeped in history such as Charleston. Thanks in part to television shows like HGTV’s Fixer Upper and Good Bones, there is a growing interest in the […]

Budget committee approves $1 million to upgrade empty Colorado solitary confinement prison
22 Sep
8:48

Budget committee approves $1 million to upgrade empty Colorado solitary confinement prison

Members of the Joint Budget Committee unanimously approved $1 million in upgrades to the Centennial Correctional Facility-South on Thursday, marking another attempt at repurposing the controversial prison designed for solitary confinement. Before any inmates could be housed at Centennial South, however, the full legislature would first need to vote to […]

City considers building improvements at budget planning session
21 Sep
8:40

City considers building improvements at budget planning session

The Kirksville City Council met on Monday to hold an initial planning session for its 2019 budget, covering a wide variety of proposed expenditures over the next year.  City Manager Mari Macomber said the budget is the most important thing the City Council deliberates on every year.  “You’re not only […]

Making rundown property buy worthwhile
20 Sep
8:35

Making rundown property buy worthwhile

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Source: https://www.nst.com.my/property/2018/09/413166/making-rundown-property-buy-worthwhile