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How to navigate homebuying this spring as competition surges

By Michelle Fox, Published Sat, Apr 10 202110:26 AM EDT

Prospective buyers visit an open house for sale in Alexandria, Virginia.
Jonathan Ernst | Reuters

When pandemic life began to feel too tight inside the one-bedroom apartment Taryn Orellana shared with her husband, Antonio, she knew they had to move.

In October, the couple decided to buy their first home in Lakewood, Calif. It was harder than they imagined.

“There were periods of desperation, where we would make offers on houses and we weren’t even sure if this one was ‘the one,’” said 37-year-old Orellana, a nurse practitioner.

Source: How to navigate homebuying this spring as competition surges

How to Clean and Refresh Your Pantry for Spring – Sunset Magazine

Start spring cooking with a clean slate.

Ellen Fort and Maya Wong
 – March 11, 2020 | Updated February 22, 2021

Experts share their advice for sorting through your spice collection, checking the quality of your olive oil, and finally streamlining your pantry storage.

Source: How to Clean and Refresh Your Pantry for Spring – Sunset Magazine