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Midcentury modern perfect fit for the Hansons

Over the past decade or so, Eric and Shannon Hanson have been a bit like Goldilocks testing out the chairs of the three bears. They first lived in a ...

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Brackett House on Cornell campus reopens as bed-and-breakfast after $90,000 renovation

For nearly four years, the Brackett House has sat empty on Cornell's campus. But after a $90,000 renovation, it's back - this time as a bed-and-breakf ...

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Cedar Rapids home perfect for work and play

Mary Zeran and Jeff Schipper have made a very lovely home for themselves - and their two Irish Terriers, Henry and Stella - in a craftsman style cotta ...

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’Lustron Stories’ explores quirky metal homes and their devoted owners

PERRY TOWNSHIP, Ohio - Sue Williams wasn't exactly impressed when she learned the little house down the street was a Lustron home. She'd requested a ...

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Cedar Rapids bungalow provides windows to the past

CEDAR RAPIDS - Cindy Lundine lives in memories. "To me, they're the happiest things," she said. She also lives among memories, housed in the 1924 Ke ...

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A gift to posterity: Renter restores one of Marion’s most historic properties

MARION - The 10-foot Christmas tree sweeps upward but still falls short of the 12-foot ceilings in Rita Collins' living room. It's a glorious, colorf ...

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A home built for family

When Brigette and Adam Ingersoll built their home in the Cardinal Ridge neighborhood - in west Iowa City - back in 2010 they knew they wanted it to be ...

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Solon home has custom-built charm

SOLON - Atop a hill on 23 acres in Solon sits Mike and Angie Bails' custom home - a 7000 square foot beauty built by Advantage Custom Builders. The Ba ...

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Renovated Marion condo gives new life to historic building

The spacious living and dining room of Paul and Jeanne Matthews' loft condo in downtown Marion used to be filled with Civil War veterans, meeting in a ...

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Octagonal oasis: Hiawatha DIY homeowners tackle indoor, outdoor projects

HIAWATHA - When Len and Pat Struttmann need a little getaway, they head to Tahiti. Only, they spell it T.A.H.I.T.I., as in #x201c;Take a holiday - it' ...

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