Gardening Oklahoma

Gardening Oklahoma

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Gardening articles from NewsOK

Central Oklahoma's Parade of Homes to feature latest, greatest trends
Central Oklahoma Home Builders Association members use the annual Parade of Homes to show off the latest building products and construction techniques when it comes to building places for people to live in the Oklahoma City area. Read More
OAR column: New loan rules are in place
To adjust to the new timeline, most Oklahoma Realtors are planning for 45-day real estate purchase contracts, rather than the typical 30-day contract-to-closing time period. Read More
House plan: The Bergen is a spacious duplex
It's unusual to find a duplex with four bedroom units, and that's just one notable feature of the Bergen. The mirror-image units in this contemporary duplex are also spacious and attractive enough that its owners might wish to live in one of them while renting out the other. Widely separated entries and... Read More
Richard Mize: October is open season for touring homes in Oklahoma City area
October is “Home Tour Month,” and there’s time to plan for loads of opportunities to ooh and ahh in the Oklahoma City area. Read More
Norman-based Ideal Homes turns 25
What was started by Vernon and Gene McKown and Todd Booze with a construction loan to build two speculative houses on Cooper’s Hawk Drive in Norman 25 years ago has grown into the biggest homebuilding firm in Oklahoma. Read More
The Nation's Housing Column: Homeowners cash in on equity boom
New data provided by national credit bureau Equifax reveal that between January and June, lenders extended more than 657,000 new home equity lines of credit, popularly known as HELOCs, with a total credit limit of nearly $70 billion. Read More
Listing of the Week: 2016 Bent Twig Road, Edmond
The 2,496-square-foot house at 2016 Bent Twig Road has three bedrooms, two baths, one half-bath, a formal dining room, two living areas and an attached two-car garage. Read More
Marni Jameson: More to picking area rug than love
For a home furnishing to be a good choice, you need the right scale, style, color and material, and for it to get along with other furnishings in your home. Loving it is a bonus. Read More
Oklahoma City building permits for Oct. 3
Oklahoma City Smith & Pickel, 700 NW 5, office, remodel, $2,000,000. Professional Design Build Associates Inc., 12009  Stonemill Manor Court, residence, erect, $1,072,000. T.J. Benear Construction LLC, 13112  Canyon Lakes Drive, residence, erect, $870,000. Savannah Builders LLC, 601 NW 7,... Read More
Oklahoma City area home and garden notes for Oct. 3
CALENDAR  For more information, call the phone number or use the email address provided. To submit items, call Melissa Howell at 475-3770 or send email to Reference “Home and garden calendar.” Please submit items at least 10 days before publication. MEETINGS   •WATER... Read More


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