Terri Williams

Contributor|Real Estate

I’m a business and finance journalist with over 10 years of experience covering mortgages, real estate, personal finance, home improvement, and business trends. In addition to Forbes, my work has been published on Realtor.com, Investopedia, PBS/NextAvenue, Bankrate, Real Simple,

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309 viewsJun 20, 2024

8 Things Realtors Want You To Know Before Buying Or Selling A Home

When buying or selling your home, learn which mistakes to avoid and which steps can help you maximize the sell or purchase of a home.

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1,938 viewsJun 12, 2024

The Year Of The Backyard: Create A Great Outdoor Entertaining Space

Homeowners are looking for ways to create stylish and functional backyards for hosting family and friends. Here's what you need to know.

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818 viewsMay 31, 2024

Why Homeowners Insurance Rates Are Rising And How To Manage Your Costs

With double-digit home insurance rate increases, some potential buyers may find it difficult to purchase a home and get insured. Here's what you need to know.

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253 viewsMay 30, 2024

Exclusive: The Houzz Emerging Summer Design Trends Report Reveals What’s Hot

Houzz has released its Emerging Summer Design Trends Report, which includes organic modern style, reading rooms, Japanese influence, and more.

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243 viewsMay 22, 2024

What You Need To Know About Comps When Pricing Your Home To Sell

Comps or comparables can help you choose an accurate listing price for your home. These are the factors to consider.

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235 viewsMay 15, 2024

Renters Fear Missing Out On Homeownership — Except One Group

Housing affordability issues continue to make homeownership more of a dream than a reality for many people. And renters are experiencing FOMO in several areas.

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2,422 viewsApr 30, 2024

Buying a House? Avoid Being House Poor

It’s up to you to determine how much you can afford to spend on a home. But don't let fear of missing out cause you to go over your budget.

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2,178 viewsApr 30, 2024

Real Estate Scams Are On The Rise. Here’s What You Need To Know

Several types of real estate scams are on the rise and even the savviest homeowners should be on alert. Here's what you need to know to stay safe.

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24,146 viewsApr 23, 2024

If You Work From Home, Here Are 6 Tips To Create The Perfect WFH Office

Whether you have a dedicated home office or a space carved out in the living room, these tips can help to make it stylish, functional, and ergonomic.

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508 viewsApr 5, 2024

These Are The Most Popular Home Projects and Purchases, According To Houzz

Whether prepping to sell or making improvements for long-term comfort and functionality, these are the most popular home renovation projects and purchases.

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