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Flipping Rates Hit Cycle Highs While Speculative Activity Grows Home flipping activity[i] hit a cycle high in the first quarter of 2022. And the historic rise is recent, reflecting unusual ...

Real estate
Signs of Speculation Emerge in the Home Flipping Market

May 26, 2022

May 26, 2022

Ceiling fans are a boon to have in our homes, silently circulating cool air during the summers. However, they don’t seem to be that much of a blessing once they ...

Home maintenance
Why is my ceiling fan making noise?

May 25, 2022

May 25, 2022

Planning to buy a home? We feel your excitement. However, you need to do your due diligence in terms of familiarizing yourself with all the legalities, home sale clauses, and ...

Real estate
Understand what is the assessed value of a home

May 25, 2022

May 25, 2022

Trends can be confusing to understand, especially when what’s trending today seems to be a flashback to the past. One example of people suddenly idolizing trends from the past is ...

Construction
All you need to know about board and batten siding

May 24, 2022

May 24, 2022

Water damage is one of the biggest worries for any homeowner, and a leaking basement ceiling is no different. Not only does a leaking ceiling look unsettling and promote the ...

Plumbing
Water damage prevention: Why is my basement ceiling leaking?

May 23, 2022

May 23, 2022

Property prices are rising, resulting in higher home equity. And to take advantage of that equity, many homeowners are turning to loan options such as home equity loans and home ...

loans
Find out what is the maximum LTV for a HELOC before applying

May 23, 2022

May 23, 2022

Your home is perhaps your most prized possession. And, your décor plays an important role in creating the dream home you want. Apart from adding an aesthetic value to your ...

Home decor
Why do we decorate our homes? Find out the real reasons

May 22, 2022

May 22, 2022

Home buying as a new (or about-to-be) parent comes with its own set of challenges — namely, home shopping with not only the current needs of your family in mind, ...

Real estate
What to consider when buying a home as a new parent

May 21, 2022

May 21, 2022

Home remodeling guides
I want to renovate my house - where do I start?

The thought of starting a home renovation can be overwhelming. Let’s face it, there are a lot of factors to consider and countless sources of information telling you how to manage all the details. At Kukun, our personal mission is to create a sanctuary of knowledge to guide you through every step of the process. Construction, layout, materials, budget, contractors, design and decor. This is home remodeling education at its finest!

The remodeling knowledge we place at your fingertips includes:

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Garage

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Homeownership is regarded as a smart financial move as it helps build a considerable amount of wealth. According to a new Bankrate.com survey, although most homeowners have good home equity, ...

Lending and mortgage
Why is using HELOC for home renovations a smart idea

February 19, 2022

Feb 19, 2022

If you’re over the age of 62, getting a loan isn’t always an easy thing to do. And if you do find a willing lender, paying it back is going ...

Lending and mortgage
Reverse mortgages: Senior citizen loans

August 29, 2021

Aug 29, 2021

When applying for a mortgage loan, you need to ask important questions like “what is a mortgagee clause?” so you don’t agree with terms that do not fully meet your ...

Lending and mortgage
What’s a protection mortgage clause and is it important?

February 27, 2021

Feb 27, 2021

Want to know, how does credit score affect home loan? Well, your credit score is, without a doubt, one of the most important factors when it comes to your home ...

Lending and mortgage
A Complete Guide on How Does Credit Score Affect Home Loans

December 31, 2020

Dec 31, 2020

So, you’ve picked out the perfect plot of land and chosen your dream home design. But! You’re unable to apply for a standard mortgage, as there’s no collateral or home equity! ...

Lending and mortgage
Complete Guide on How to Get a Construction Loan for a Home

October 07, 2020

Oct 7, 2020

Emergencies can happen, any time, and to anyone. While you cannot predict such dire circumstances, it’s a good idea to know how to deal with such a situation if, God ...

Lending and mortgage
How to Get the Best Emergency Personal Loan

September 02, 2020

Sep 2, 2020

Buying a home is likely to be one of the biggest financial investments that a person will make in a lifetime. Many first-time homebuyers don’t understand the mortgage process or ...

Lending and mortgage
Understanding the Loan: What Home Lenders Should Tell You

June 06, 2020

Jun 6, 2020

Are you looking for first-time personal loans with no credit history? It’s a challenge to find a suitable lender if you need a personal loan, especially in the case of ...

Lending and mortgage
How to Get First Time Personal Loans (No Credit History)?

June 03, 2020

Jun 3, 2020

Buying a home is perhaps the most exciting phase of life. But, figuring out the financing part of the deal may seem a tad overwhelming. Well, you needn’t worry. Choosing ...

Lending and mortgage
Types of Home Loans: Which One Is Right for You?

May 20, 2020

May 20, 2020

Apart from being a sanctuary for you, your home is also an investment. Keeping it updated and maintained is a smart decision and ends up enhancing its value — in ...

Lending and mortgage
Everything You Need to Know About a Home Renovation Loan

May 13, 2020

May 13, 2020

If you’re looking for a way to consolidate a higher-interest credit card debt, or want to finance an expensive home improvement project, or want a student loan — knowing how ...

Lending and mortgage
How to Get a Personal Loan in 10 Easy Steps 

April 17, 2020

Apr 17, 2020

Is your home due for a minor or major renovation? Do you need to fix your roof, lay out a new floor, or upgrade your living room? Well, each of ...

Lending and mortgage
Why Consider A Home Renovation Loan To Finance Your Project?

February 06, 2019

Feb 6, 2019

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