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Chris Wood

Articles by Chris Wood

buying a flipped house

What to Expect When Buying a Flipped House

From good bones to remodels to a fresh coat of paint, here’s what home buyers need to know when buying a flipped house.

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Is Winter the Best Time of Year to Buy a House?

Less competition and more room to negotiate are a few reasons why winter is the best time of year to buy a house.

international travel

International Travel Tips, Perks and Services

A guide to smooth travels, savings and more when planning and exploring abroad.

diy home renovation on a budget

Top 5 Projects for DIY Home Renovation on a Budget

A pro remodeler reveals the top five projects for DIY home renovations on a budget. All you need is a bit of patience and a few basic tools.

Enter the Blue Zone

Enter: The Blue Zone

Want a healthier life? Take a page from those with the world’s longest lifespans.