Sarah Kuta

Sarah Kuta is a writer and editor based in Longmont, Colorado. Her work has appeared in Conde Nast Traveler, Travel + Leisure, Food & Wine, Robb Report, Smithsonian magazine, Lonely Planet, and other publications. She has a degree in journalism from Northwestern University.
5 Sustainable U.S. Towns to Move to in 2024, According to Reddit
Real Estate
Reduce your carbon footprint through community.
Apr 21, 2024
6 Sneaky Little Ways I Saved So Much Money on My Remodel (It Was Easy!)
Real Estate
Shave some cash off of your total budget with these tricks.
Apr 18, 2024
The One Question You Should Ask Yourself Before Getting Solar Panels
Real Estate
There are pros and cons.
Apr 14, 2024
These Are 9 of the Most Walkable U.S. Cities
Real Estate
Everything you need is just a short walk away.
Apr 12, 2024
See How a Stager Transformed a Brooklyn Brownstone into a Modern Oasis
Real Estate
It’s family-friendly too!
Apr 11, 2024
I Got Rid of All The Grass In My Front Yard And Couldn’t Be Happier
Plus, how this affects resale value
Mar 28, 2024
The First Thing You Should Do in Your Yard for Spring, According to the Pros
According to curb appeal pros.
Mar 25, 2024
Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Victorian-Style Homes
They’re super-easy to spot, once you know what to look for.
Mar 6, 2024
We Asked 5 Real Estate Pros How to Tell If Your Rent Is Affordable — and Here’s the Truth
Real Estate
Does the 30 percent rule still apply?
Mar 1, 2024
9 U.S. Cities That Still Have Cheap Rent
Real Estate
If you prefer mid-sized cities, you’re in luck.
Feb 2, 2024
Thinking of Moving to Germany? Here’s What to Know If You’re American
Real Estate
For starters, you don’t need a job — right away — to move there.
Jan 31, 2024
We Asked 4 Pros If You Should Pay Off Your Mortgage, and They All Agreed
The short answer is: It's complicated.
Jan 31, 2024
4 Red Flags That ChatGPT Wrote What You're Reading, According to Experts
Did a computer write that? Bookmark these (potential) signs to avoid chatbot answers in everyday life.
Jan 22, 2024
What Is Moving Insurance, Exactly? (And Do You Really Need It?)
Real Estate
The basic coverage that comes with the movers may not cut it.
Dec 30, 2023
Dreaming of Moving to Japan? Here’s What to Know If You’re American
Real Estate
Because an international move is a big deal.
Nov 30, 2023
The (Very) Dated Closet Features Buyers Always Notice
Real Estate
Sorry, bi-fold doors: Your time is up.
Nov 21, 2023
“Recluttering” Is the Celebration of Stuff You Need Right Now
Less is not always more.
Nov 14, 2023
The Dining Room Mistake Homeowners Always Make, According to Home Stagers
It’s subtle, but it makes a huge difference.
Nov 8, 2023
The Old-School Kitchen Accessory That's Making a Comeback
According to a home stager.
Nov 5, 2023
This Is *The* Hottest New Wedding Gift Newlyweds Are Asking For
Real Estate
It's incredibly practical.
Oct 26, 2023
Not a Fan of Paying Rent? Live in a State Park for "Free"
Real Estate
There’s a catch, of course.
Oct 18, 2023
The “4-Step Formula” for Politely Declining Any Invitation
The “care” rule keeps it simple.
Oct 11, 2023
The Most Important Question to Ask a Landlord Before Renting an Apartment
Real Estate
Don’t sign the lease without checking.
Oct 10, 2023
"Micro Apartments” Are the Trendiest New Spaces to Rent
Real Estate
They’re teeny.
Oct 8, 2023
7 Questions You Didn't Think to Ask Neighbors About Your Yard Before Buying
Real Estate
They’re an overlooked resource.
Sep 26, 2023
7 Red Flags to Look for When Buying a Home Built Before 1970
Real Estate
According to real estate pros.
Sep 18, 2023
If You Want to Find a Good Deal on a House, You Need to Do This
Real Estate
According to real estate pros.
Sep 8, 2023
The 6 Words You Should Never Say Before House-Hunting
Real Estate
According to a very honest real estate agent.
Sep 3, 2023
Gen Z Couples Are Moving in Together Faster Than Ever (To Nobody’s Surprise)
You definitely know why.
Aug 24, 2023
The One Thing You Need to Do to Get Ready to Buy a House This Fall
Real Estate
It’s imperative.
Aug 15, 2023
The Question You Should Always Ask Yourself Before Renting a Micro Apartment
Real Estate
You’ll need to do some introspection.
Aug 3, 2023
Home Prices in the Western U.S. Are Falling. But in the East, They're Rising.
Real Estate
Here’s what experts have to say.
Jun 27, 2023
Here's Why Life Is So Good in "15-Minute Cities"
Real Estate
And why you might want to live in one.
Jun 21, 2023
The Cleaning Secret Weapons Two Home Stagers Swear By
They have a carefully curated arsenal of trusty cleaning tools.
Jun 15, 2023
7 Unexpected Places to Paint to Increase Your Curb Appeal
Real Estate
They’re low-stress and budget-friendly.
Jun 12, 2023
Here’s How Property Taxes Work — And How to Budget for Increases
Real Estate
According to real estate finance experts.
Jun 10, 2023