Sunday
August 20, 2017

Home & Design: Feature Articles

  • 07/17/2017

    More builders are constructing homes that claim to produce all the energy homeowners will need. But is this really possible in all climates, and is the front-end cost reasonable? Here’s how to help buyers and sellers make informed decisions about net-zero properties.

  • 05/10/2017

    Here’s how to make a splash in even the most compact outdoor spaces.

  • 05/10/2017

    Simply understanding how to use a few key camera settings and pieces of equipment can make all the difference. 

  • 05/09/2017

    Help sellers put their homes in the best light before you put them on the market. New lighting industry innovations can help play up the hard work put into getting a house ready for sale, show how rooms are meant to function, and pass along energy-efficient savings to buyers. 

  • 05/02/2017

    Developers are bringing the farm closer to consumers’ tables in urban, rural, and suburban spaces. Learn how real estate pros work in communities that are organized around the availability of fresh, hyperlocal food.

  • 04/01/2017

    Real estate agents often have to work with either barren rooms or sloppy, overstuffed spaces. But what’s truly attracting the most buyers right now is a deft balance of tidy austerity and a comfortable, lived-in feel.

  • 03/15/2017

    When critters show up at a property unexpectedly, people tend to panic. Giving clients information well in advance about reputable removal pros will help you win fans for life.

  • 03/08/2017

    Homeowners may need to consider a litany of codes, ordinances, and requirements both when they remodel and when they put their homes up for sale. Understanding these rules and knowing when to seek expert assistance can help you and your clients avoid surprises during an inspection or at the closing table.

  • 03/07/2017

    Be ready for that panicked call from clients who suddenly find they’re sharing their home with a member of the wildlife community.

  • 01/18/2017

    Consider these simple yet elegant options for dividing a space that increase its functionality while scoring design points.