Care for your home with 0 This post is sponsored and contributed by Home & Garden Top-rated cleaning professionals are available to help get your house next-level clean. Thumbtack , Brand Partner Posted Reply Everyone loves having a tidy home, but let's face it — between work, family and other responsibilities, it's tough finding time to clean! Fortunately, Thumbtack — a home services app used by millions — can connect you to house cleaning pros in the Mount Vernon area. Whether you're in the market for a one-time cleaning or you'd prefer multiple cleanings on a regular basis, Thumbtack makes it easy to find home cleaning professionals in the Mount Vernon area who can meet your specific needs. Each pro on Thumbtack has their own profile with price information, allowing you to find a professional who works within your budget. The average cost of a home cleaning in the greater … [Read more...] about How Much Would A Good Home Cleaning Cost In The Mount Vernon Area?
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0 This post is sponsored and contributed by Personal Finance Weigh home values in your area. MoneyWise.com , Brand Partner Posted Reply Home values rise – surprise, surprise. In the aftermath of the crash in 2008, the market continues to post increases across most states. The current median list price is $310,000 for all home types across the nation, up 7% since last year, according to Realtor.com . Given that jump, you'll want to know the worth of an average-sized condo, townhouse, or single family home in your neighborhood. See what's happening with housing values and home sales in your community, to help you decide whether it's the right time to buy — or sell. Home prices in Mount Vernon The median home value—condos, single-family, etc.—in Mount Vernon rose by 13.6% over the past year, according to Realtor.com data from March 2019. The recent median price was $601,788, compared to $310,000 nationwide. If … [Read more...] about Home Values for Mount Vernon
0 This post is sponsored and contributed by Personal Finance With more seniors than ever aging in place and choosing not to sell the family home, there is a critical shortage in available properties. Newrez , Brand Partner Posted | Updated Reply (Originally published by Newrez.) With more seniors than ever aging in place and choosing not to sell the family home, an estimated 1.6 million fewer properties are now available in a market already experiencing a critical shortage, according to Freddie Mac. That stay-put trend is crashing into the rising demand for housing from the huge millennial generation: fewer homes for sale will continue to put upward pressure on already overheated home prices. While some homeowners are choosing to age in place, others simply can't afford the high costs of moving. Today's housing market is incredibly pricey, and some can't afford to move into another home, even a smaller … [Read more...] about Older Americans ‘Age In Place,’ Millennials Struggle To Find Homes
0 This post is sponsored and contributed by Personal Finance After renting property for a while, you may be considering buying next time. Are you financially secure enough to make the big purchase? Newrez , Brand Partner Posted Reply (Originally published by Newrez.) After renting property for a while, you may be considering buying next time. The advantages of homeownership are focused around the fact that you now have an asset that can hold or gain value, and be used as a source of equity in the future. Owning a house can also help with peace of mind and creating feelings of stability for the future. There is a major question you must answer before becoming a homeowner, however: Are you secure enough financially to successfully make the big purchase? There's no one answer to the question of how much monthly income a person needs to earn to become a homeowner, mainly because conditions vary so widely. What other … [Read more...] about How Much Do I Need To Earn To Buy A Home?
0 This post is sponsored and contributed by Personal Finance To navigate a seller's market, you'll need to beat out the competition. We've got some tips to help you position yourself for success. Newrez , Brand Partner Posted | Updated Reply (Originally published by Newrez.) Imagine this: You've just walked through the front door of a beautiful home, newly listed for sale. The size is perfect, the neighborhood is ideal, and it's within your price range. There's just one problem – it's filled with other potential buyers! They all seem to love it as much as you do, and by the end of the day, multiple offers prove this to be true. Believe it or not, this is what buying in a seller's market can be like. These so-called "hot markets" are where housing inventory is low and prices are relatively high. And while these conditions are prime for sellers, they can make the process more challenging for homebuyers. … [Read more...] about Tips For Buying A Home In A Seller’s Market
0 Real Estate "Come home to your new Oasis!!" Chris Rhatigan , Patch Staff Posted Reply NEW MILFORD, CT — This home for sale in New Milford is located at 80 Old Hayrake Lane and has an asking price of $899,000, according to a Coldwell Banker Realty listing. Address: 80 Old Hayrake Ln, New Milford, CT Price: $899000 Square feet: 3902 Bedrooms: 5 Bathrooms: 3.5 Listing Description: Beautiful 5 bedroom colonial on 2 acres of extensively landscaped property in Northville, with all you need for family and entertainment. Open concept kitchen has brand new marble counters, large 10 ft. island with tons of storage, stainless appliances, including a new 2 zone wine and beverage fridge. Then leading into the 2 story living room with 2 story stone fireplace and propane insert only 2 years old. A beautiful sun room off the kitchen and deck with tons of windows. Laundry room off the mudroom. Massive oversized primary bedroom … [Read more...] about ‘Beautiful’ 5-Bedroom Colonial Hits The Market In New Milford
0 Real Estate Looking to scope out the market? Here is what the most recently listed houses in and near Newington have to offer. Real Estate News , Patch Staff Posted Reply NEWINGTON, CT — On the hunt for a new house, and want the latest scoop on what's available near you? Need some assistance in your search? You've come to the right place! To save you some time, we here at Patch have compiled the latest batch of five new listings nearby. Here's a sampling of the latest batch of new homes to hit the market in and around Newington — such as one with 2 beds and 2 baths for $139,000, and another with 3 beds and 2.5 baths for $339,900. Click on any address for additional pics and details. Enjoy! Editor's note: This list was automatically generated using data compiled by Redfin . Please report any errors or other feedback to [email protected] . Related: Visit The Patch Mortgage Center To Lock In Today's Best Rates 1. … [Read more...] about See 5 New Homes For Sale In Newington Area
0 Real Estate A home on Staffordville Lake is for sale. Chris Dehnel , Patch Staff Posted Reply STAFFORD, CT — One of the most stylish homes on Stafforville Lake went on the market Wednesday afternoon. It's know for its views. Several houses have gone on the market at the lake over the past few weeks. See the latest listing from Redfin: Address: 33 Wales Rd, Stafford Springs, CT Price: $564900 Square feet: 1766 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2.5 Listing Description: Truly spectacular views from every angle inside and outside of this special home you have to see to believe! This impressive contemporary is perched high on over 2 acres across from Staffordville Lake, resulting in one of a kind expansive views. Enter the spacious tiled mudroom to find a totally updated kitchen with double ovens, tons of cabinet space and an open concept floor plan with new flooring. The living room has a stunning cathedral … [Read more...] about Staffordville Lake House Known For Its Views On The Market
DENVER (CBS4) – LGBTQ advocates are getting ready to celebrate Pride festivities in Denver, but a cloud of doubt has drifted over the celebrations. On the same day the U.S. Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, Justice Clarence Thomas issued an opinion on issues he says the court should review . Those issues include contraception, same sex relationships and same sex marriage. Four other conservative justices said today’s ruling only applies to Roe v. Wade. (credit CBS) CBS News reports Justice Samuel Alito noted, “The Court emphasizes that this decision concerns the constitutional right to abortion and no other right. Nothing in this opinion should be understood to cast doubt on precedents that do not concern abortion.” “The marriage equality decision could be in danger because going and challenging what had been considered settled law now makes other decisions vulnerable and that was a major decision for our community,” said Rex Fuller, CEO of The Center on Colfax … [Read more...] about Denver Pride Organizers Ready For Celebrations Following New Opinion From Justice Clarence Thomas
A version of this story first appeared in CNN Business' Before the Bell newsletter. Not a subscriber? You can sign up right here . You can listen to an audio version of the newsletter by clicking the same link. New York (CNN Business) Some investors look to copper prices as a bellwether for the global economy. If you're one of them, you have good reason to be worried. What's happening: Copper prices hit 16-month lows on Thursday as traders dumped the metal. They've dropped more than 11% in two weeks. "Copper prices are just starting to account for the fact that global growth is slowing," Daniel Ghali, director of commodity strategy at TD Securities, told me. The metal is used in many construction materials, including electrical wires and water pipes. That means it's often viewed as a proxy for economic activity, since demand tends to heat up when the economy is expanding and cool when it's contracting. It's affectionately referred to as "Dr. … [Read more...] about Another recession warning: Falling copper prices