An addition to Kate and Chris Eyerman's home resulted in a dining room that measures 18 by 15 feet with a 15-foot cathedral ceiling.

A dining room worth celebrating

Pine couple have the perfect addition to celebrate the holidays — or just a warm summer day.

2 days ago

 This 16-year-old brick Colonial in Pine is on the market for $449,000.

Buying Here: Pine

The 16-year old brick Colonial is on a prominent site in the Oakhaven plan.

2 days ago

 People who experienced a temporary job loss or a bad credit event, such as foreclosure or a car repossession, face an uphill battle getting a home loan approved in light of the higher down payment and higher credit requirements put in place by the banking industry to avoid a repeat of the reckless lending that fueled the 2008 housing market crisis.

New lending guidelines target first-time homebuyers

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are loosening mortgage requirements, and the housing industry hopes young people will be able to buy homes again.

1 week ago

 This Craftsman-style home is for sale in Forest Hills.

Buying Here: Forest Hills

A Craftsman-style house in Forest Hills boasts lots of solid oak doors and woodwork -- even a water closet.

1 week ago

 The living room with Christmas tree and decorated fireplace.

Allegheny West home decorated in toned-down, natural manner for annual tour

Beech Avenue house features a more subtle, natural take on holiday decorations for the Old Allegheny Victorian Christmas House Tour.

2 weeks ago

 Phillip and Jacquelyn Levasseur are busy restoring their six-bedroom, three bathroom house.

Young couple open house for Crafton tour

The Levasseurs open their eclectic home, a mansion built by early movie mogul John Paul Harris, for the Christmas in Crafton House Tour.

2 weeks ago

Train museum open during tour

A visit to one of the largest private train museums in the world is an extra ticket at the Old Allegheny Christmas House Tour.

2 weeks ago

 This six-bedroom, three-bathroom house in McKeesport is on the market for $92,900.

Buying Here: McKeesport

Stately brick house in McKeesport features banks of windows, Juliet balcony and hardwood floors.

2 weeks ago

 Gordon and Diane Marburger in the entry hallway of their house, which will be on the Cranberry tour.

Cranberry Christmas tour features 1894 farmhouse where five generations lived

The 1894 Marburger family farmhouse remains a fixture in booming Butler County and is the old-timer on the Cranberry Christmas house tour.

3 weeks ago

 This Queen Anne-style Victorian in Glen Osborne is on the market for $650,000.

Buying Here: Glen Osborne

Queen Anne-style house in Glen Osborne survived intact because of the care of its owners.

3 weeks ago

 Guilford Green is the color of the year for 2015 by Benjamin Moore Paints. The silvery green shade is compatible with many environments.

The color forecast is bright for interior paints

Sunny brights and shades of flowery bouquets clear the way for paint companies’ colors of the year for 2015.

1 month ago

 This four-bedroom home in East Deer is on the market for $97,500.

Buying Here: East Deer

After nine years of renovation, East Deer house is on the market for $97,500.

1 month ago

Paint companies are making the user experience even better

From online to in-store retail centers, paint companies want to help you make the right choice.

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