Buying a home is a big deal. You want an agent by your side who can provide everything you want and need. (And probably a few other things you don’t yet realize you’ll need!) Fortunately, it’s incredibly easy to research agents online. Here's how.

Everyone needs an occasional escape from the world, even in the solitude of their home. Dedicating space for a reading nook can be one of the best ways to create an at-home sanctuary. Here's how to make yours perfectly suited to your individual preferences.

Are you interested in buying a home that needs a new roof, an up-to-date bathroom, or other substantial improvements? Sometimes, homes requiring a little tender loving care offer excellent values to buyers. Fortunately, there are several attractive government-affiliated renovation loan programs that help buyers find extra money for upgrades.