Traditionally, spring is the season to clean and freshen your home, inside and out. Why not plan a fall “refresh” too? With the hectic holidays just around the corner, it’s the perfect time to take advantage of crisp fall afternoons and improve your home's exterior. Here's how!

Can your credit score actually COST you money when buying a house? Absolutely! Lower credit scores can cost thousands of dollars over the life of a mortgage loan. Here’s why.

Saving money is always easier than making more money, right? Why let expensive energy literally pour out of your home if you can prevent it? The average home leaks a lot of air—similar to leaving a medium-sized window open year round, 24 hours a day! You may be able to close that “window”-sized hole in your wallet by identifying areas where your heating and cooling dollars are escaping. Here's how.