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Weird Real Estate Laws (you might have already broken!)

Did you know there’s a law in Arizona that says no man or woman over the age of 18 can show more than one missing tooth when smiling? (Work on those pearly whites, Arizonians.) Oh, and there’s a law that it’s illegal to kill a Sasquatch in Washington state. (You’ll be safe here,...

What Does the average American homeowner look like?

There's no one-size-fits-all approach to owning a home. But what, exactly, does the average American homeowner look like? According to a recent report from Pulse, there are some overall themes that characterize the American homeowner, from the source of their down payment (46% use cash or personal savings) to their home...

9 Ways Home Flipping Shows Mislead Viewers

We all know the premise of home-flipping shows: An investor buys a veritable dump and then, with the help of a team of ready-and-willing contractors and landscapers, transforms it into the best-looking home on the block. Next, that intrepid buyer turns around and sells it for a hefty profit. Sounds...