First-time homeowners sometimes find themselves biting off more than they can chew, seduced by the magic of buying a home for the very first time and making it truly their own. Often, that means purchasing a fixer upper that isn't quite so easy to fix, and not being aware of all the restrictions on construction, landscaping, and other home improvement projects in a given region.  See full article.

  First-time homeowners sometimes find themselves biting off more than they can chew, seduced by the magic of buying a home for the very first time and making it truly their own. Often, that means purchasing a fixer upper that isn't quite so easy to fix, and not being aware of all the restrictions on construction, landscaping, and other home improvement projects in a given region.  See full article.