Ten differences in home improvement in the United States and in Russia

Everyone knows that the United States and Russia are very different. These are different countries with their own way of life and mentality. And their views on life are completely different. However, rarely anyone undertakes to specify these differences. Therefore, let's try to consider what is the difference between ...

House or apartment: which housing is more expedient to buy in the USA

Are you looking for your own home and not sure whether to buy a house or an apartment? This article will explain the advantages and disadvantages of buying each type of home. The difference between a house and an apartment By definition, a house is a detached building ...

Personal experience: how an immigrant to rent a house in the USA and not become a victim of fraudsters

It was the perfect apartment. Everything suited me: location, price, conditions. The only thing - I looked at this apartment on the Internet. The owner asked to send her money for the card, and only after that she would hand over the keys. It's good that I don't ...

Newbie Mistakes: Common and Costly Myths About US Home Buying

Buying a home is a tricky financial transaction, so it should come as no surprise that there are many myths surrounding the purchase of real estate. Unfortunately, these common beliefs can come at a cost in the end. They can cost you money or prevent you from becoming the owner of your dream home. About it…

Find and rent your first home in the USA: tips from experienced immigrants

The author of the channel "Alphabet of an Immigrant" on "Yandex.Zen" talks about how to find the first apartment in the United States and what you need to know about renting all newly arrived immigrants. Further - from the first person. Many people know that there is no registration in the United States. But this is not so. ...

Strange and creepy things that inspectors find when inspecting homes in the USA

Home inspectors go where the owners do not particularly want to let them in - they can get to all corners of the house, both inside and outside. Everything you don't want to think about happens in these dark and eerie spaces. ...

Cardboard palaces of America: why in the USA there are not such houses as in Russia

Driving through Maryland It is half an hour from the US capital, Washington. Announcement near the road: townhouses under construction for sale, price - 600 thousand dollars. This is the cost of plywood houses, which many of our compatriots would call a "pig house". The frame of such a house is ...

Which house is more profitable to buy in the USA: requiring repair or ready to move in

If you think that buying a cheaper home “for renovation” will save you money, think again. Recently, the Porch.com project published a survey for users on how much people spend on buying and equipping homes that require renovation and are already ready to move in. ...

10 questions to ask when buying a home in the US

The procedure for buying a home in the United States is very complicated. Nearly all American property sellers hold so-called open house days for potential buyers. At this time, those who wish can look at the object of interest and ask the seller or agent a few specific questions. Time.com has published ...

As a foreigner to get a loan for housing in New York: instructions and pitfalls

Obtaining a loan for a foreigner in the United States has acquired a mass of myths - many tourists and immigrants are sure that it is impossible to buy real estate on credit in America without a green card. In fact, everything is simpler. If you have recently arrived in the USA, then ...

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