Mortgage Rate Hits Record Low, 4.27%

By Matt Jarzemsky, Wall Street Journal Average mortgage rates in the U.S. continued their fall in the past week, with the average rates on 30-year fixed and two other loans setting a record low, Freddie Mac said Thursday. Rates have slumped for months because Treasury yields have slid amid to economic uncertainty and Federal Reserve…

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Trends in kitchen design

The kitchen is the centerpiece of today’s home.  Is yours looking a little out-of-date?  Your entire home will be refreshed with a beautiful kitchen remodel from Dreambuilder Custom Homes in Jacksonville, FL.  Let us connect you with the latest products, design innovations and talented professionals to transform your kitchen into a showplace.  Best of all, a renovated kitchen is one of the top value-added projects available for your home.  Enjoy the beauty and practicality of an update kitchen.  Contact us today!


By Jean Patteson, The Orlando Sentinel 

 Kitchens have long been among the most popular remodeling projects. But with fewer clients requesting kitchen upgrades during this recession, one Central Florida kitchen designer has turned the economic slowdown to her advantage. 

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Transform a bathroom into a personal spa

Two of the top-value remodeling projects for the home are kitchens and baths.  Today, master baths are far from being merely functional.  They are beautifully created respites from the business of everyday life…a place one can retreat to to relax, re-energize and find solace.  Dreambuilder Custom Homes can help you design and create the master bath sanctuary you’ve been dreaming of.  Contact us today to find out how.

By Michele Keith, Associated Press 

There’s nothing like some me time in a luxurious spa after a long day. And it takes just a little effort to transform your own bathroom into just such a place, an oasis in which to relax and rejuvenate. 

Some simple fixes and inexpensive accessories can do the trick, designers say.


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