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Alibaba invests about $635M in Red Star Macalline, one of China’s largest furniture sellers

Alibaba Group has acquired about RMB 4.36 billion ($635 million) worth of convertible bonds in Red Star Macalline, one of China’s biggest furniture retailers. If converted, this would give Alibaba about a 10 percent stake in the company. It also purchased 3.7 percent of Red Star Macalline’s publicly traded shares on the Hong Kong stock ...

Learn how to buy and sell property with this cheap online course

04.14.2019 · Posted in Real Estate Articles, Technology Articles

If you haven't noticed already, millennials really like talking about housing: Grouching about rental prices, musing about where to move next, and researching how to save for a downpayment on a house. Real estate has become an American past time. A l... ...

Home improvement platform Houzz lays off 180, reportedly gears up for public listing

Houzz has built a $4 billion business on the back of a platform and marketplace that lets you plan and execute home improvement projects. But as the startup gears up for its next phase of growth, it is also going through some growing pains. TechCrunch has learned and confirmed the company this month laid off ...

Sequoia leads $10M round for home improvement negotiator Setter

You probably don’t know how much it should cost to get your home’s windows washed, yard landscaped, or countertops replaced. But Setter does. The startup pairs you with a home improvement concierge familiar with all the vendors, prices, and common screwups that plague these jobs. Setter finds the best contractors across handiwork, plumbing, electrical, carpentry, ...

What Causes Walls To Bow And Buckle In Missouri And Illinois

03.06.2012 · Posted in Home Improvement Articles

It is very important to keep an eye on your foundation walls because forces such as hydrostatic pressure, expansive clay solid and frost can create enough pressure to push foundation walls inward and even make them collapse. ...

Tips to Consider If You Want to Make your House Chores Easier

03.04.2012 · Posted in Home Improvement Articles

Cleaning your house is a bit exhausting especially if you have to do all the work by yourself. You have to clean the dishes, mop the floor, arrange every room in the house, cook food, and clean the bathrooms as well. It can be really hard for a single person to accomplish everything in a ...