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Guest Picks: Assemble a Summer Rental Survival Kit
Cover up sketchy furniture and floors, add cheery decorations and set a beautiful table in a bare-bones summer rental home
"cheery decorations and set a beautiful table in a bare-bones summer rental home... barely decorated. But a good airing and cleaning, some editing and a decor survival... ummer rentals are not usually those luxury dream homes in the Hamptons. For years... affordable rental for the whole summer. The houses were always furnished with musty,... stylish decor! By making the cottages beautiful, we get renters who treat them like..."
Improving a Rental: Great Ideas for the Short and Long Haul
Don't settle for bland or blech just because you rent. Make your home feel more like you with these improvements from minor to major
"in a rental apartment is a temporary thing for some, and if you tend to move every... for your rental — plus tips on talking to your landlord about upgrades and DIY projects... appreciate the property, but are willing to keep it nice. Most rental contracts contain language... buying rental property when we move South--a lot to think about! Good thing we are... have had rental properties for years and my best indicator of who will be a good tenant..."
My Houzz: Creative Layers Bedeck a Family's Toronto Rental
Eclectic touches, personal treasures and plenty of color harmonize beautifully for a musical couple and their kids in Canada
"Toronto rental house they moved into seven years ago. “I was just grateful for the... bland rental into something like a well-written song, with all the instruments coming... completely decorate with my own taste. The down side is that it is also a rental, so I... better decorators because we have to use our imaginations and really think what we... it..the decor is so simple and appealing...Your landlord is surely proud to have you..."
7 Romantic Vacation Rentals Built of Stone
Tuscany is calling. Or maybe England or even Texas. See if one of these enchanting gems has your traveling spirit's number
"own a property not far from there in a small town called "Castiglione D'Orcia",... sell this property, should anyone be interested :P. alessiora, if you're not working... stone properties dotted around the UK (and a couple on the Continent, too), of all... world buy properties in France. Magical places. Sigh. Love, love, love. Italy and... plain decor) to the loveliest (for every taste) at reasonable rates, and are usually..."
Steep Your Rental in Color — Without Painting the Walls
Let your favorite hues loose without skirting your lease, with these room-by-room ideas for apartments and other rented homes
"nicer the decorating, the more rental income. The decorating paid for itself the first... should be decorating it. By applying these tips you can have a rental thats just as... amazing rentals! It would be great to see some of those ideas in real rental spaces... typical rental home. Id love to see some more real-world decor photos. All of these... it for rental more often if it was decorated, they had a Platinum, Gold, Silver rating..."
My Houzz: Quirky Art and Oddities Intrigue in an Ohio Rental
What do skulls, colorful decals, fabric art and insects have in common? They make for an unforgettably artistic family home
"Ohio, rental house could not stop artists Jose and Danielle Herrera from adding their... are in a rental and don't want to, or cant do anything to their space. This is a PERFECT... designing your rental and completing it, you will see an amazing difference. You'll also... fantastic a rental can be! So fun! I pity the fool who doesn't have a Mr. T piece of art... in the decor? Got major love for this kind of originality, especially in the 419..."
Take Ownership of Your Rental's Green Factor
Guest Picks: Decorating Solutions for the Stylish Renter
Look to removable wallpaper, appliance covers and easily changed hardware for the answers to decorating woes in a rental
"answers to decorating woes in a rental... out of a decor rut and inject a bit of life into your rental space. — Barbara from Markova... "blah" rental into a stylish home for my family. So many people shy away from spending... their rental space, but even though you are renting, it is still your home. And a... into a rental space; you just need to think outside the box. This ideabook is full... renovating rental properties. If my eye is going to fall on something daily for a year..."
My Houzz: Feminine Chic Charms in a Chicago Rental
Rosy hues, lively patterns and an ever-expanding art collection bring approachable sophistication to a DIYer's light-filled home
"Chicago rental unit's original architectural details. Kaczmarski, a stylist, writer... of your decorating style. While I think I don't want so much stuff, I seem to never... good decor! I love your place,I had to look at everything,very creative. Love everything... s and decorating ideas. "My advice to other homeowners is, don’t stress over 'finishing'..."
Houzz Tour: Energy and Color Aplenty in a Live-Work Rental
Awash in bright color and happy patterns, this joyous home with an office works beautifully for a designer and her family
DIY Projects: "Renovating" a Rental
"complaints. Rental units are often outdated, or boring, or both. That's the nature of the... rugs. Rental floors are often ugly...at best. But area rugs are an easy way to cover... recently, "decorate from your heart". Danielle (that finally moved to her own place after... living in rentals...) Nice ideabook. I was thinking just last week that I wish I had... (i wish rentals could look like that...). Great tips... especially the kitchen island..."
Deliciously Simple: Food Photographer Warms Up a Rental Kitchen
My Houzz: An Artistic Life Fills a 150-Year-Old Home
A gorgeous courtyard, eclectic style and original details shine in a Paris-born artist's beachside rental
"spacious rental to refinish and showcase flea market pieces from around the world, teach... beachfront property prices began to rise, Tel Aviv’s Mayor, Shlomo “Cheech” Lahat, announced... start decorating from scratch! But your unique style and exquisite taste and skill... of the decor. Gelman recently discovered that the home had once been a synagogue,..."
Could You Be a Landlord?
Sure, the extra income would be great. But jumping blindly into owning a rental property could be disastrous. Here's what you need to know
"owning a rental property could be disastrous. Here's what you need to know... buy a rental property. Being a landlord is not only for people who can afford to... duplex or a property with several small cottages can be a smart way to house yourself and... find a property where your overall mortgage payment is within reach even without the... away that rental income — potentially saving a good deal more each year than you otherwise..."
My Houzz: Tradition Lives On in a Historic Home and Lodge
Tour an eclectic seaside property in Washington state, complete with a residence, vintage trailers for rent and creative gatherings
"seaside property in Washington state, complete with a residence, vintage trailers for... seaside property was up for sale in the summer of 2012, they welcomed the opportunity... overnight rentals available to curious visitors who want to linger. Houzz at a Glance... on the property as well. That's interesting: The lodge was originally built as a vacation... seemed the property was being "let go". It looks beautiful now; I am so glad the Sou'Wester..."