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Posts Tagged ‘home improvement’

  • U.S. construction spending fell by the largest amount in a year in July, largely because consumers stopped commissioning home improvement projects, according to data released today by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Commerce.

    Construction spending reached a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $834.4 billion in July, 0.9 percent below June’s figure and the first decline since February 2012. [more]

  • Corcoran on maximizing curb appeal

    January 11, 2011 12:41PM

    Wondering how to up a home’s curb appeal? Barbara Corcoran, founder of the Corcoran Group, has some advice. In this video from the Today show, Corcoran weighs in on when it makes sense to landscape a fixer-upper and how sellers can spruce up less appealing parts of their property.