Hottest Interior Design Trend: Vintage

Oct 27, 2014 by Feather The Nest

Google Trends recently sited “Vintage” as the hottest trend in interior design. In fact Google Search data shows there’s more interest in “vintage” and “antique” than any other styles in the furniture category. So, what is “vintage” exactly? Vintage doesn’t necessarily have to be something old, it can also be something new that is unique… Keep Reading →

4 Signs You Are Ready To Buy A House

Oct 20, 2014 by Feather The Nest

You are sick of renting. Your landlord won’t fix anything. You can’t paint the walls or hang pictures in fear that you won’t get your security deposit back. And you want something you can call your own instead of throwing your money away every month on rent. You have started saving. Saving for a down… Keep Reading →

Categories: Home/Real Estate

Spiderman. Elsa and Anna. Probably a zombie or two. Soon groups of costumed kids will be knocking on your door and when you swing it open they will shout, “Trick-or-treat!” Are your ready? Is your house? Here are some must-do’s before Halloween. 1. Check the date and time. Some towns host trick-or-treating on a different… Keep Reading →

Categories: Home/Real Estate

Secrets To Successfully Funding Your Nest

Oct 14, 2014 by Feather The Nest

So you have started your nest and are on your way to crowd funding your home improvement or down payment. Now it is time to raise some money! Here are some secrets to successfully funding your nest. Tell your story. Your family and friends are more likely to donate to your cause if you tell… Keep Reading →

CNN Money featured Feather The Nest in a recent article about crowd funding down payment and home repairs. Here is an excerpt from the article: The website allows users to create campaigns, known as “nests,” to request donations to help fulfill home-related needs: whether it’s a down payment, closing costs or home improvement projects. The… Keep Reading →

Categories: As Seen In

The countdown to Christmas is officially on. So what’s on your list this year? A new sweater, maybe a new iPhone. What if you asked your friends and family to donate to a fund for a home improvement instead? That is what one of our nesters is doing this year. Alicia Figeroa plans to include… Keep Reading →

Categories: Saving Tips

Trulia's Giving Away A Freakin' House

Sep 29, 2014 by Feather The Nest

Trulia, a real estate search engine, is hosting a “Finder’s Keepers” sweepstakes in partnership with Wayfair to giveaway a “freakin’ house”! The sweepstakes is not a simple fill-out-a-form-to-enter to win sweepstakes,  it is interactive with weekly challenges and giveaways. There are a series of five challenges and with each challenge, Trulia releases a short and… Keep Reading →

Categories: Promotions

ABC News profiled Feather The Nest in a recent article about funding a down payment. Here is an excerpt from the article: It’s a common conundrum. You want to buy a house or make improvements on your current one, but there’s just no money in the bank to make your dream home dreams a reality…. Keep Reading →

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Master Of Mom Talks Crowd Funding

Sep 24, 2014 by Feather The Nest

Master of Mom featured Feather The Nest is a post about crowd funding a down payment or a home improvement on her site. She is also raising money with her very own nest to save for a home on the site! Here is what she had to say about Feather The Nest: I think they… Keep Reading →

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