The Benefits of Playing a Musical Instrument

See how playing a musical instrument can improve your life!

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10 Video Marketing Trends to Guide Your Online Strategy in 2021

Hockey Is Back!!!

4 Steps to Creating a Winning Paid Social Campaign

Facebook’s 2020 Year in Review

We’re now into the final days of 2020, and while most will be happy to see the back of what’s been an extremely challenging year, it’s also worth reflecting on the various incidents and happenings over the last 12 months, just to take in the full scope, and the many impacts

What It’s Really Like to Work With a Professional Home Organizer

A pro organizer tackles 10 questions about how the real-life organizing process may differ from what you see on TV

Professional home organizing is once again on home television and computer screens, thanks to the release of Get Organized With The Home Edit on Netflix. Have you watched the series?

In it, organizing duo Clea Shearer and Joanna Teplin tackle projects at the homes of celebrities and regular folks. As Marie Kondo did in the popular Tidying Up With Marie Kondo series in 2019, the stars of Get Organized offer a look at how a home organizer might transform your home.

But just as many home renovation programs don’t accurately reflect the budget or timeframe involved in remodeling, viewers may wonder if the series reliably depicts what it’s like to work with a professional organizer. If you’re considering working with one, here are 10 questions to ask the organizer to learn about the process.

10 Facebook Trends You Need to Know in 2021

MUSIC IN THE AIR THE SHOW MUST GO ON

A in-depth look at the music industry here.

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Shower Power Speaker

This innovative speaker is actually powered by the shower! The Shower Power Speaker uses a hydroelectric generator to capture energy from the water flowing to your shower head, producing enough energy to power the speaker and charge the battery at the same time. Read the rest on BlessThisStuff

2021 Housing Market Forecast and Predictions

2021 National Housing Market Forecast and Predictions: Back to Normal

To say 2020 was a year of surprises is an extreme understatement. What started off as a bright year for the housing market and the economy was soon derailed by a global pandemic and severe economic recession. As detailed by my colleague, George Ratiu, the economic rebound has been sharp, but is by no means complete and created distinct winners and losers among sectors in the economy. Read more detailed thoughts on the overall economic context and outlook, here. One of the big winners has been the housing market, which saw home sales and prices hit decade-plus highs following decade lows in the span of just a few months. We expect housing’s winning streak to continue in 2021 as seasonal trends normalize and some of the frenzied momentum fades thanks to fresh affordability challenges. Below you’ll find our forecast and housing market predictions on key trends that will shape the year ahead.

Realtor.com 2021 Forecast for Key Housing Indicators

Housing IndicatorRealtor.com 2021 Forecast
Mortgage RatesAverage 3.2% throughout the year, 3.4% by end of year
Existing Home Median Sales Price AppreciationUp 5.7%
Existing Home SalesUp 7.0%
Single-Family Home Housing StartsUp 9%
Homeownership Rate65.9%