Archive for September, 2013
Living in Los Angeles represents excitement to the 3.95 million people calling the City of Angels their home, and why wouldn’t it? LA plays home to the famous Walk of Fame. The collection of stars features the names of 2,482 widely celebrated stars. The city is not just home to their stars, but many actual celebrities as well.
Living so close to Tinseltown is not the only attraction of the city. Living in downtown Los Angeles gives residents the ability to experience some of the best food in the world, incredible nightlife, and entertainment options you are not likely to find anywhere else. Hinoki and the Bird, for example, is one of the hottest restaurants in the area, offering artisanal Japanese cuisine.
Whether you are looking to live among the stars, find a professional space, or exp
In 2000, the Las Vegas population was 478,434, which was an incredible 85.2 percent increase from 1990. According to the 2010 U.S. Census, Las Vegas experienced an additional 22 percent population growth between the 2000 and 2010; and with a population of 583,756 it ranked as the 31st most populous city in the United States.
At that rate of population growth, new home purchases of all types have been at an all time high for the city. Despite a lull in real estate sales, Las Vegas luxury condos continue to be among the most popular propteries. However, as housing prices in Las Vegas began to rise as the American housing market struggled to recover from the “Great Recession” of 2007, the number of buyers investing in
Did you know that annual home maintenance costs, according to MSN Real Estate, equal an average of 10% of your home’s value? If your home is worth $350,000, that means you can look forward to $3,500 in annual bills for things like plumbing repair. Choosing to look to a home improvement company can, in some instances, reduce your upkeep costs temporarily by improving the quality of your home. If you are looking to upgrade your home, here are four ways to improve your home improvement experience.
- Do Your Research
Not every home improvement company will be highly recommended. The fact is that some companies do poor work while commanding usurious prices. For this reason, you should talk with friends and family to see if they recommend a home improvement company they
Furniture can be a big decision, especially if you’re on a limited budget. You may feel like you can’t afford the kind of furniture you really want, and will be forced to settle for cheap, poorly constructed couches, chairs, and tables, probably only to have to buy them again in a few years time. But there is a marked difference between “cheap” and “affordable”. And high quality, affordable furniture is more readily available than you think.
Advancements in materials have made a huge impact on pricing. Sturdy composite woods with durable, long-lasting veneers can give your furniture any look or style you wish. Molded plastics can also mimic the look and feel of wood, and are easy to clean and maintain. And upholstery fabrics are now constructed of lightweight, super-strong, stain-resistant materials to e