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2010 

Vast rooms with soaring ceilings, extra-tall doors and towering windows are designed to look grand. But how do you make such vast spaces feel warm and inviting—without minimizing their grandeur? Not-so-big homes may be the current trend, but luxury mansions are still being built or remodeled. And...
09/22/2010
QUESTION: I think about home when I'm at work, and I'm preoccupied with work when I'm home. What's your suggestion for getting focused?ANSWER: It takes awareness, discipline of thought, and commitment to keeping your mind on the present moment to get out of this trap.Become your own observer. Not...
09/22/2010
Memo to Santa, from Jerry Storch and his team of executive elves at Toys "R" Us headquarters in Wayne, N.J.: Here are the toys we're betting you will see on lots of kids' lists this year.Toys "R" Us released its annual list of hot holiday toys. The retailer selected three dozen toys it expects wi...
09/22/2010
In Delaware and across nation, illegal parties bring mayhem When the housing bubble burst and the foreclosure crisis hit, vacant homes began to dot neighborhoods, in the process creating an opportunity. These dwellings – bought by optimistic families well above market value or hopeful couples bef...
09/21/2010
Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac repossessed more than 191,000 homes during the first six months of 2010, twice as many as a year earlier. The mortgage financiers must act carefully to avoid flooding the market with foreclosures, which tend to depress neighborhood home prices in the process. As an alt...
09/21/2010
Close to a year after the launch of the Home Valuation Code of Conduct (HVCC), more agents are seeing value in increased appraisal transparency and consistent processes for ordering, tracking, delivery and quality-monitoring. But some appraisal-industry misperceptions persist—including in the are...
09/19/2010
Elkton Renovated Ranch on Corner Lot Overview Maps Photos Open House $184,900 Single Family Home Main Features 3 Bedrooms2 BathroomsInterior: 1382 sqftLot: 7,971 sqft Location 14 Norman Allen StreetElkton, MD 21921USA To get updates on open home dates and other property events, please click the ...
09/17/2010
  If the presence of all those alcohol-based hand sanitizers makes you feel safe from disease, read no further. The sanitizers—Purell, Germ-X and the like—started popping up everywhere last year after the outbreak of the H1N1 “swine flu” virus. But new research out of the University of Virginia f...
09/16/2010
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  The Oktoberfest opens on Friday at 5:00 p.m. and closes at 11 p.m. Hours on Saturday are 12 to 11 p.m. and Sunday 12 to 6 p.m. (September 17, 18 and 19) Opening Parade: The opening parade will be held on Friday at 7:00 p.m. The parade features the Muenchner Kindl, Munich Child, symbol of the ci...
09/15/2010
If you want to change the way the government is running your country, today is a day to get out and do something about it.  Vote in todays primary election for the person that you want to represent you over the next term.  Otherwise you can only blame yourself for not having made the small effort...
09/14/2010
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