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Welcome to the official blog of Marketplace Homes, where we discuss everything relevant to real estate, including market trends, new construction homes, investments, buying and selling homes, home living, and what's happening in our company!
How To Turn Your Home Into a Smart House

How To Turn Your Home Into a Smart House

How To Turn Your Home into a Smart House! In our ever-evolving digital society, smart houses are the latest buzz in real estate. It makes sense when you consider the amount of technology that we interact with on a daily basis. From smartphones to digital ordering at...
How to Lower My Energy Bill

How to Lower My Energy Bill

How to Lower My Energy Bill on a Budget Energy costs are up everywhere, which isn’t a mood booster at all, especially when the price of food and basics have gone up at the same time. In fact, in 2022, the average American’s electricity rates went up 14.3% and another...
Decluttering and Organizing in 2024

Decluttering and Organizing in 2024

Decluttering and Organizing Your Home in 2024 A very common New Year’s resolution is to declutter your home. Especially as the holidays come to a close at the end of the year, it can often times seem as though there is suddenly way too much stuff in your space! A new...
Popular Interior Design Styles

Popular Interior Design Styles

Popular Interior Design Styles Do you have a new living space that you’re looking to decorate? Maybe you’ve been seeing different styles of interior design, and you’re hoping to implement some of the design elements into your home. There are tons of different...
How To Decorate a High Ledge in a Living Room

How To Decorate a High Ledge in a Living Room

How To Decorate a High Ledge in a Living Room There are many places in the home where you can unlock so much design potential. High ledges can become valuable storage spots and areas where you can add impressive design elements. How can you make the most out of high...
2024 Paint Colors of The Year

2024 Paint Colors of The Year

The Trendiest Interior Paint Colors for 2024 Toward the end of each year, prominent paint companies announce their color of the year. It’s now that time again to share the paint colors that big names like Sherwin-Williams have chosen to be on the cutting edge of color...
How to Fix Drafty Windows, Affordably

How to Fix Drafty Windows, Affordably

How do you fix drafty windows? In the late fall and winter, homes can feel extra chilly when cold air seeps through window cracks. Though replacing old windows with new, energy-efficient ones can improve your energy bills, the cost and time investment of this project...
Top Things Homeowners Should Do to Protect Their Property

Top Things Homeowners Should Do to Protect Their Property

Top Things Homeowners Should Do to Protect Their Property Owning a home can be a lot of work. However, with preventative maintenance and keeping your home in good condition, you can offset a lot of the potential interruptions associated with wear and tear. While some...
New Tax Breaks For 2023 Home Upgrades

New Tax Breaks For 2023 Home Upgrades

New Tax Breaks For 2023 Home Upgrades Homeownership has a lot of perks including building equity and snagging some of the best homeowner tax credits and deductions. In 2023, the federal government created even more tax deductions for homeowners through the Inflation...
How Much Does Exterior Paint Cost?

How Much Does Exterior Paint Cost?

How Much Does Exterior Paint Cost? Got worn-out shutters that need some TLC with fresh exterior paint? Or how about sprucing up some tired-looking stucco siding? Whether you need to paint a few areas or cover a whole brick facade, it is important to get good-quality...