Home History Help

Interested in uncovering your home's story but not sure where to start? We know piecing together home history can be incredibly challenging and time-consuming, and that’s why we’re here to help!

Surprise Me

Our community wants more home photos & stories. To help each other out, let’s swap a piece of home history.

To get started, complete our 5-question form by clicking the button below.

FREE
  • Once you complete the form, our team will give you a free piece of home history.
  • When we add the history to your home's timeline, you will receive an email.
  • Get a link for our free eBook on home history.

Get Me Started

Want us to find home history for you?

This package offers insights about your home and community history.

$ 49
  • Past homeowners
  • Newspaper articles
  • Architecture and design information
  • Community and neighborhood history
  • Plat maps

Get Me Everything

A true scavenger hunt through time, this is our most comprehensive package!

From the day your home was built to now, we dig deep into your home’s backstory.

$ 379
  • Past homeowners
  • Newspaper articles
  • Architecture and design information
  • Community and neighborhood history
  • Plat maps
  • Census records
  • City directories
  • Sanborn fire insurance maps
  • National Register of Historic Places research
  • Contact local historical society for any information connected to the property
  • Contact local building department for building permits
  • Dedicated researcher to answer any questions
Ready to start your home history journey?
Sign up for a free HouseNovel account and receive our complimentary eBook on how to research your home's story.