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7 Best Home Warranty Companies of May 2024

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7 Best Home Warranty Companies of May 2024

What Does a Home Warranty Cover?

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What Does a Home Warranty Cover?

As Negotiations Return to the Housing Market, Buyers Are Asking for Home Warranties

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As Negotiations Return to the Housing Market, Buyers Are Asking for Home Warranties

Home Warranty vs. Home Insurance

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Home Warranty vs. Home Insurance

How Much Does a Home Warranty Cost?

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How Much Does a Home Warranty Cost?

HVAC Repair Costs Are Soaring. Can Home Warranties Help?

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HVAC Repair Costs Are Soaring. Can Home Warranties Help?

8 Reasons Your Home Warranty Claim May Be Denied

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8 Reasons Your Home Warranty Claim May Be Denied

What Is a Home Warranty?

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What Is a Home Warranty?

Do You Need a Home Warranty?

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Do You Need a Home Warranty?

What Does ‘Affordable Housing’ Actually Mean?

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What Does ‘Affordable Housing’ Actually Mean?

The 10 Places Where Rent Has Surged the Most Since Last Summer

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The 10 Places Where Rent Has Surged the Most Since Last Summer

The 10 Cities With the Biggest Drops in Rent Prices Since Last Year

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The 10 Cities With the Biggest Drops in Rent Prices Since Last Year

Why Vacancies Are Up for Summer Rentals in Some Classic Beach Destinations

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Why Vacancies Are Up for Summer Rentals in Some Classic Beach Destinations

You Now Need a Six-Figure Salary to Afford Rent in These 11 Cities

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You Now Need a Six-Figure Salary to Afford Rent in These 11 Cities

Devoting 30% of Your Income to Rent Is Becoming the Norm in the U.S.

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Devoting 30% of Your Income to Rent Is Becoming the Norm in the U.S.

How to Break an Apartment Lease: A Step-by-Step Guide

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How to Break an Apartment Lease: A Step-by-Step Guide

Rent Forever: The Share of Millennials Who Say They'll Never Own a Home Is Surging

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Rent Forever: The Share of Millennials Who Say They'll Never Own a Home Is Surging

Rent Prices Post Their First Annual Decline Since 2020

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Rent Prices Post Their First Annual Decline Since 2020

Home Improvement

Want to elevate your living space without breaking the bank? From budget-friendly DIY hacks to smart strategies for hiring affordable contractors, here's everything you need to get started.

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What to Know Before You Replace Windows

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What to Know Before You Replace Windows

What Are Home Improvement Loans and How Do They Work?

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What Are Home Improvement Loans and How Do They Work?

Outdoor TVs, ‘She Sheds’ and Other Features That Can Boost a Home’s Sale Price

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Outdoor TVs, ‘She Sheds’ and Other Features That Can Boost a Home’s Sale Price

7 Best Home Improvement Loans

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7 Best Home Improvement Loans

How to Get a Home Improvement Loan

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How to Get a Home Improvement Loan

Home Improvement Loan vs. Home Equity Loan

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Home Improvement Loan vs. Home Equity Loan

Everything You Need To Know About Tankless Water Heater Installation and Replacement

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Everything You Need To Know About Tankless Water Heater Installation and Replacement

How To Make Renovating an Old House Easier

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How To Make Renovating an Old House Easier

DIY Plumbing Tips: A Guide to Fixing Common Issues

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DIY Plumbing Tips: A Guide to Fixing Common Issues

The Share of Homes for Sale With Price Cuts Hit a 6-Year High

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The Share of Homes for Sale With Price Cuts Hit a 6-Year High

Americans' 6 Favorite Long-Term Investments, Ranked

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Americans' 6 Favorite Long-Term Investments, Ranked

Why People Are Giving up on Buying Vacation Homes

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Why People Are Giving up on Buying Vacation Homes

'Don't Panic': 5 Tips to Help Homebuyers Cope With 7% Mortgage Rates

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'Don't Panic': 5 Tips to Help Homebuyers Cope With 7% Mortgage Rates

The Cost of Buying a House Reaches a New Record High

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The Cost of Buying a House Reaches a New Record High

Homes Worth $1 Million or More Are Now the Standard in 550 Cities

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Homes Worth $1 Million or More Are Now the Standard in 550 Cities

To Afford a Down Payment, Young Homebuyers Often Need 'a Pot of Family Money'

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To Afford a Down Payment, Young Homebuyers Often Need 'a Pot of Family Money'

What Is PMI? Everything You Need to Know About Private Mortgage Insurance

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What Is PMI? Everything You Need to Know About Private Mortgage Insurance

Down Payment Assistance: These States Will Give You Money to Buy a House

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Down Payment Assistance: These States Will Give You Money to Buy a House

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