Real Estate Outlook for 2017

According to the National Association of Realtors (NAR), 2016 was a great year for the area’s real estate markets. Roanoke Valley real estate agents agree that business was brisk, prices ...
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Refinance with Confidence

When considering a mortgage refinance, homeowners may be overwhelmed by the many possibilities and programs available to them. Here, HOME asks local mortgage experts to share their expertise to help ...
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Neutrals You’ll Notice | Subtle Paint Shades To Make Your Home Stand Out

One of the best things you can do when putting your home on the market is to update the paint. Over time, your home’s walls inevitably start to show the ...
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First Impressions | Outshine the Competition When Selling Your Home

“You never get a second chance to make a first impression.” It may be a tired adage, but it rings true—particularly in real estate. The decision to buy a house is ...
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Art & Soul | Inside the Home of Designer Vera Silcox

Interesting things have a way of finding Vera Silcox. Her home in South Roanoke, a stately 1950s brick colonial beneath a canopy of trees, is filled with unexpected objects which have ...
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Ten Years at HOME | An Anniversary Retrospective

In every issue since our inception, one gracious local family has invited HOME magazine—and all of you—into their home for an up-close-and-personal look at where and how they live, providing ...
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The Homey at Home Office

A world of ever-increasing connectivity has brought us lightning-fast Internet speed, easy-access virtual networks, and the ability to communicate through instant message, chat rooms and video conferencing with the touch ...
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At Home with Lynn Warren | Venerated Virginia Designer Talks Inspiration and Career Highlights

Lynn Warren, CID, ASID, has spent 37 years with Stedman House, an esteemed Virginia design firm, and longer than that in the interior design business. Now, having announced his retirement ...
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