Kentuckians chose remodeling homes, rather than selling to

LEXINGTON, Ky. — Home values are up 20% across the country, according to research from Zillow earlier this year. Homeowners are deciding to remodel and make improvements to their current home to increase value rather than selling their homes. It’s making Kentucky home improvement companies like N-Hance busier than ever. 

What You Need To Know

  • N-Hance is a home improvement

New state housing laws curb power of Berkeley homeowners

Yvette Bozzini looks out her bedroom window to a vacant lot on San Pablo Avenue where a developer wants to build a six-story apartment building. Bozzini and many of her neighbors have tried to block the project, but two city boards have approved it. Credit: Ximena Natera, Berkeleyside/Catchlight

When a developer’s plan to build a six-story apartment building next door

Governor Hochul Announces Start of $67 Million

Governor Kathy Hochul today announced that the $67 million rehabilitation and modernization of Olbiston Apartments in the City of Utica is now underway. The historic development will undergo extensive renovations after the City of Utica shut it down last year due to severe safety concerns at the 124-year-old building. The redesigned building will contain 153 safe, energy-efficient affordable apartments.   


Celebrating Arab and Muslim heritage, art, gastronomy

As a college student, I hungered for Arab and Muslim representation. Prejudice against our communities was mainstream and demoralizing. Things, however, can sometimes change sooner than we expect. 

Although Muslims and Arabs are still maligned, it is no longer as widespread and is often counterbalanced by allyship and, crucially, Muslim and Arab representation. From Hulu’s “Remy,” Netflix’s “Master of None,”

Whether you like a simple or fancy BLT, here’s how to make

No produce is more seasonally perfect than a summer tomato, and no dish captures this much-anticipated culinary phenomenon quite like a BLT.

But what’s the best way to prepare summer’s favorite sandwich?

Do you stick with the basics, or do you go off the rails with modern improvements?

I know you purists are finger-wagging at the idea that a regular

What Is A Prefab Home?

Prefab homes — short for “prefabricated” and also known as modular homes — are constructed away from the home site in a factory, then shipped in sections to the customer’s property for assembly. These homes can often go up much faster than traditional stick-built houses, and at a lower cost.

How does a prefab home differ from a modular home?