What is a Neighborhood Watch?

What is a Neighborhood Watch?

Can a neighborhood watch program really help keep your community safe?

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The Best Tips For New Neighbors

The Best Tips For New Neighbors

Learn how to meet the neighbors when you're new to the neighborhood.

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Raising a Family? Here's Where to Live (and Where to Avoid)

Raising a Family? Here's Where to Live (and Where to Avoid)

If you have or want to have children, here are the best and worst places to raise a family, according to WalletHub.

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Rent vs Buy: How to Decide What's Right For You

Rent vs Buy: How to Decide What's Right For You

Owning a home is an admirable pursuit, but that doesn’t mean it’s the right move for everyone. In fact, a home is the most expensive thing most people will ever purchase.

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Condo HOA Fees, Explained

Condo HOA Fees, Explained

Learn about condo association fees and what they cover.

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Do People Really Move Because of Bad Neighbors?

Do People Really Move Because of Bad Neighbors?

Have you ever been so annoyed by a neighbor that you’ve thought about moving to get away from them? While “neighbors from hell” do indeed cause some homeowners and renters to leave their current living arrangement, most people decide they can live with their neighbor’s quirks: A recent survey by marketing agency Fractl found that just 5% of people who moved in the last year did so because of bad relations with their neighbor.

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Looking to Rent? Here Are America's Highest and Lowest Rents

Looking to Rent? Here Are America's Highest and Lowest Rents

According to a report by Zumper, San Francisco has the nation's priciest rental market, with one-bedroom apartments going for a median rent of $3,720 per month.

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Millennials Want Houses, and Boomers Are Eager to Sell -- So What's The Holdup?

Millennials Want Houses, and Boomers Are Eager to Sell -- So What's The Holdup?

Baby boomers can't downsize until they sell their large, ornate homes – and that's getting harder to do, with few young buyers interested in their properties.

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The Best Public High Schools in Each State

The Best Public High Schools in Each State

A new report from Niche on the best public high schools in each state may help shed light on whether you're living or looking in the right neighborhood.

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Want To Start A Garden? Here Are 10 Steps That May Help You Create Your Very Own Lush, Green Space From Scratch

Want To Start A Garden? Here Are 10 Steps That May Help You Create Your Very Own Lush, Green Space From Scratch

Fall is one of the best times to plant anything from flowers, shrubs, trees, to even vegetables. You may be thinking about revamping your yard space, or even starting a garden from scratch.

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Portland, Oregon VS. Seattle, Washington: What Makes Them Different?

Portland, Oregon VS. Seattle, Washington: What Makes Them Different?

Although 174 miles and a state line technically separate them, many people lump Portland, Oregon, and Seattle, Washington, together as Northwestern cities with similar traits and qualities.

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Don't Want To Leave Your Dog Behind On Your Next Trip? These 10 American Cities Are The Most Pet-Friendly In The United States, According To Yelp

Don't Want To Leave Your Dog Behind On Your Next Trip? These 10 American Cities Are The Most Pet-Friendly In The United States, According To Yelp

There is no denying that traveling alongside a best friend can make the journey considerably more enjoyable. For some people, that choice companion may be a close buddy, sibling, or roommate.

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Book Your Flights! These Are America's Friendliest Cities, According To Travel+Leisure

Book Your Flights! These Are America's Friendliest Cities, According To Travel+Leisure

When traveling within the United States, your trip can be greatly affected by how warm and inviting the city that you are visiting is. While you want to have new and different experiences, you also want to feel comfortable and welcome.

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