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Buying a new mattress can be slightly overwhelming due to the many options available on the market. More so if you suffer from back or neck pain. A comfortable mattress ...

A handy guide for buying a new mattress

January 20, 2022

Jan 20, 2022

Nowadays, most people are trying to improve their well-being, not only in a physical way but especially in their home environment. After spending long periods of time at home, many ...

Home design
Residential wellness design: Trends leading the way in 2022

January 19, 2022

Jan 19, 2022

There’s no doubt that a home gym offers unmatched convenience. Having a great workout space in your house can save you time, hassles of going to your local gym, and ...

Home gym layout ideas by our expert in-house architect

January 18, 2022

Jan 18, 2022

2021 was a year of political and economic change. It brought the country a new presidential administration and wavy recovery from the largest shock to the U.S. economy on record. ...

Real estate
Five key indicators to watch for housing in 2022

January 17, 2022

Jan 17, 2022

Buying a home can be a bit intimidating. There is so much paperwork and so many things to think about. Many people jump into the home buying process without being ...

Real estate
Ways to prepare your finances for your first home purchase

January 17, 2022

Jan 17, 2022

The closing process during a home sale can be a tiresome and drawn-out process, especially for the home seller. There are a lot of variables that you need to deal ...

Real estate
Why it is a good idea to sell a house for cash?

January 16, 2022

Jan 16, 2022

While not all of us may be handy around tools, not every home maintenance activity needs us to hire professional help. Some of these can be easily handled by novices ...

Home maintenance
DIY home maintenance: How to remove a dishwasher?

January 15, 2022

Jan 15, 2022

As a homebuyer, knowing the most common words and phrases used in real estate is essential. These are some of the most important words to know when you do that. ...

Real estate
Common words and phrases every home buyer should know

January 14, 2022

Jan 14, 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!

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Recent loan articles

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

Been itching to get that dream modern kitchen, bigger bathroom with a luxurious walk-in closet, or that open floor plan for your growing family? No matter how big or small ...

Lending and mortgage
Benefits of Loans for Remodeling your Home

January 17, 2019

Jan 17, 2019

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