To determine the age of a house, check property appraisal and tax records, look at the chain of the title, or inspect the electric meter or toilet. For very old houses, looking at how the house was built provides valuabl... More » Business & Finance Real Estate

Some tips that can help you get good photos of a dog include using treats, tailoring to the dog's quirks, and using a camera extender. Catching a dog when he is relaxed is also a great way to get a good picture. More » Hobbies & Games Photography

Some fans wear stockings or high heels to the "Rocky Horror Picture Show," and others make copies of costumes worn in the movie, according to a British fan site. Another option is for fans to wear regular clothes and bri... More »

To buy a bank-owned foreclosure home, get an inspection and appraisal of the property, search the title, and consider financing options. Places to find bank-owned foreclosure homes include bank websites and local multipl... More » Business & Finance Real Estate

Recording deeds in the office of the clerk or registrar that holds the official documents of the property's municipality allows the chain of title to be public record, Nolo explains. Anyone looking for prior ownership of... More »

One of the most important things a homeowner can do to create a quick sale is make the exterior and interior of the property look as visually appealing as possible. When a potential buyer pulls up, he experiences a first... More » Business & Finance Real Estate

It is possible to find the owner of an apartment by looking up the tax records for the property, although the precise method for doing this varies from state to state. An alternative is to use an online commercial servic... More » Business & Finance Real Estate