Research:

Great Schools – Research local schools in your current or future community

Realtor.com’s news page – Real Estate articles to keep you up to date on the market

Rentometer – Compare your rent with other local properties

Do It Yourself:

Lowes creative ideas – Filled with easy DIY, makeover ideas and decorating tips

This Old House – The Original DIY’rs! This Old House has taught me many, many home improvement skills