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Why Americans Are Waiting Longer Than Ever to Buy First Homes

By Josh Boak | Aug 17
Short of cash and unsettled in their careers, young Americans are waiting longer than ever to buy their first homes.

Shopping for Back to School Deals? It's All in the Timing

By Anne D'Innocenzio | Aug 17
The start of the school year is just around the corner, and you haven't shopped yet? Don't fret. To get the best deals, it's all in the timing.

Elvis Auction at Graceland

Aug 13
Want an Elvis Presley "Starburst" jumpsuit he wore during concerts in Las Vegas in 1973? Or how about a diamond and gold pendant the King of Rock 'n' Roll gave Sammy Davis Jr.?

Turning Empty Spaces Into Art Installations

By Ula Ilnytzky | Aug 11
No Longer Empty is a nonprofit arts group that seeks out empty and underutilized spaces for art installations throughout New York City.

RIFRA: How Kitchens & Bathrooms Relate

Aug 9
"The history of RIFRA intersects with the main events of the twentieth century." So says the grandson of the man who founded a company that's synonymous with home elegance.

Owners Turning to Auctions to Sell High-End Properties

By John Marshall | Aug 3
Once considered a last resort to dump a property that was distressed or couldn't sell, auctions have become a viable marketing option for selling luxury homes.

Stallone Memorabilia Goes on the Auction Block

By Sandy Cohen | Jul 31
Sylvester Stallone is parting with memorabilia from the "Rocky" and "Rambo" movies, but he's keeping the two characters alive onscreen.

Home Buying Tips From HGTV's Mike Holmes

By Alicia Rancilio | Jul 30
Mike Holmes, famous for calling out bad plumbing, woodworking and electrical work on the HGTV show "Holmes on Homes," says there are steps homebuyers can take to avoid many of those problems.

San Francisco's Chinatown Clings to Roots Amid Tech Boom

By Janie Har | Jul 27
For a century and a half, San Francisco's Chinatown, the nation's oldest, has sheltered waves of immigrants seeking a new life. Now, Chinatown faces powerful economic and demographic challenges that could upend its identity as the city undergoes an unprec

Craigslist Founder Gives Group $10K for Composting Toilet

Jul 24
The founder of Craigslist has donated $10,000 for a composting toilet that will be named in his honor by a northern New Jersey organization.

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