From ‘frat house’ to family home: A major remodel in Bethesda

The 1950s-era red brick rambler with a basement was a post-college hangout spot. Then came a wedding and eventually three children. When the place became too tight, the couple tapped their friend, a custom home builder, to remodel it.
  • 3 days ago

Mortgage rates held in check as recession fears mount

The 30-year fixed-rate average fell for the first time in a month, dropping to 5.7 percent.
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What I love about my home in Northern California’s wine country

TOWN SQUARE | A few years after they purchased the property, the Tubbs Fire swept through their neighborhood.
  • 3 days ago

Distinguished homes for sale in the D.C. region

The Washington Post's picks of noteworthy residences on the market.
  • 4 days ago

How to prepare for a quick home sale as mortgage rates rise

TOWN SQUARE | Verify the buying power of the buyer before accepting an offer.
  • 4 days ago

12 tips for home maintenance during the summer

TOWN SQUARE | Home maintenance is easier to do when the weather is pleasant. In addition, it’s smart to prepare your home for potential intense summer storms.
  • 5 days ago
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Credit and home buying: What each generation should think about

How each generation thinks about building credit and wealth varies, particularly with respect to homeownership.
  • 6 days ago

Three-bedroom townhouse-style condo in Lorton lists below $395,000

AFFORDABLE HOME OF THE WEEK | Built in 1994, this end unit has 1,524 square feet.
  • 6 days ago

Mortgage rates continue to escalate, move closer to 6 percent

Rates for fixed-rate mortgages have surged since the start of the year, rising more than two full percentage points.
  • Jun 23

Distinguished homes for sale in the D.C. region

The Washington Post's picks of noteworthy residences on the market.
  • Jun 23

How a ‘move manager’ can help you trim down on your belongings

“There are a host of challenges that go along with moving, including family dynamics and the guilt of getting rid of a family heirloom," one expert says.
  • Jun 23
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What I love about my home in Portland, Ore.

TOWN SQUARE | Now that my kids are out of the nest, we do not need four bedrooms, a big yard and access to high schools. We have shifted gears and became city folks.
  • Jun 23
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