Items Tagged with 'remodeling'


Mild winter gives spring home remodeling a head start

NAHB says remodelers may struggle to meet rising demand
A new report from NAHB shows remodeling is on the rise, getting an early start this spring after a mild winter. Many homebuyers are taking out HELOCs for remodeling purposes as the loan rises in popularity with the fall of refinances. However, experts explain there is one problem blocking the new trend.
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Out with the old, in with the new

Home improvement loans can provide New Year’s hope for 2014
Bill Ashmore, the chief operating officer of Impac Mortgage Holdings, sees a lot of frustration from real estate agents and homeowners around this time of year, when the desire for a nicer home traditionally takes hold. There is a solution, a source of funding, but education around the product is woefully inadequate.
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