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What It's Really Like to Live in Boise

Check out the locals’ scoop on Boise’s best places to move, shop, dine and hike.

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Creative Holiday Decor Ideas for a Big Budget

Design and do-it-yourself experts share how they would redecorate for the holidays with $15,000.


5 Reasons to Be Thankful for a Great Real Estate Agent

Working with the right agent can deliver big benefits for buyers and sellers alike.


Savvy Shopping for Black Friday Deals

Set your alarm (or just charge up your laptop). Black Friday is almost here, and the deals on household goods are unbeatable.


Don't Let Your Feast Go Up in Flames: Preventing Thanksgiving Fires

Turkey Day catastrophes result in about three times as many fires as any other day of the year.


A Guide to Giving Holiday Gifts to Your Roommates

Exchanging gifts with your roommates can be a rewarding bonding experience if done with finesse, following a few ground rules.

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Should You Buy a Home While Carrying Student Debt?

Financial experts give their two cents on managing both student debt and a mortgage.


Why the "Worst Aunt Ever" Sued Her 12-Year-Old Nephew

And why if a friend or family member injures themselves on your property, you could find yourself facing a lawsuit, too.


The 4 Most Important Mortgage Documents You'll Sign

When it comes to buying a home, knowing your way around the paperwork will help you feel more confident on closing day.


5 Common Misconceptions About Real Estate

When it comes to buying and selling homes, conventional wisdom has its flaws.


A 3-Step Downsizing Plan for Seniors

When it’s time to move to a smaller home, these tips will help you save the memories while minimizing clutter in your new place.


5 Tips for First-Time Home Sellers

Whether you purchased your home four years ago or 40, selling for the first time can be tricky. Here are some important points to consider when you list your home for sale.

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Bidder's Checklist: 5 Ways to Win Online Real Estate Auctions

You don’t have to be a deal-making guru to succeed, but you do have to do your homework.


5 Things You Might Not Know Your Insurance Covers

Standard home and auto insurance policies include protections you might never need … but you’ll be glad to have them if you ever do.

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5 Tips for Renting in a Pricey Market

Don’t let sticker shock keep you from finding the perfect place to call home.

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