Home Sweet (Unaffordable) Home

In many large cities, more than 50% of households cannot afford a home, according to a new study from personal finance news and features website GOBankingRates.com.

Six cities on the U.S. coasts have a 70 percent or higher percentage of households that can’t afford a home.

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Keep Your Pipes from Freezing this Winter

Last week’s cold blast in the Northeast showed us all how severe winter weather can be. When freezing temperatures hit suddenly pipes that carry water can freeze, and burst – costing homeowners big money and leaving them stranded without water.

Erie Insurance Group is offering homeowners tips to help prevent…

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A Pet-Safe Home for the Holidays

The holidays might be fun for humans, but they can be a source of danger for pets, according to pet food company Royal Canin.

Pets can face high levels of stress during this season, and can also be exposed to harmful substances.

To ensure a pet-safe home this time…

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Fall-Proofing Your Home for the Holidays

America’s orthopedic surgeons are offering fall prevention safety tips for the home, just in time for the holidays.

Falls are dangerous and can cause serious fractures that could impact one’s ability to move and carry-out daily functions.

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC…

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Vacant Property Rate Increases in Much of the U.S.

Vacant property rates increased from a year ago in 81 of the 149 metropolitan statistical areas analyzed in a report by property database curator Attom Data Solutions.

The company’s 2017 U.S. Residential Vacant Property and Zombie Foreclosure Report shows nearly 1.4 million (1,367,793) U.S…

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