Friday
August 1, 2014

Home & Design: Feature Articles

  • 05/08/2013

    Capture younger buyers’ interest, and demonstrate your value, before you step through the front door.

  • 05/08/2013

    After years of filling overwhelming great rooms and domineering kitchens, designers are viewing the heart of the home in a more holistic way. Make way for “lifestyle spaces” that are in better sync with how people live today. Here’s how to make your listings fit right in.

  • 03/15/2013

    Staging a home like a movie set could lead to a Hollywood ending.

  • 03/14/2013

    Every year we see some great new products and services on the show floor at the International Builders Show. These videos will help you understand the benefits of new designs and technology from the perspective of both buyers and sellers.

  • 01/25/2013

    Designers look far beyond fashion mags for ideas on how to anticipate the latest trends and future desires of home shoppers. Follow in their footsteps to become a trend spotter for your business. 

  • 01/11/2013

    Learn about some of the more common little home intruders that try to seek shelter inside during the winter and how you can prevent the havoc they wreak.

  • 01/11/2013

    Even if the weather outside is frightful, your listing doesn’t have to be. Learn how to get a home in tip-top shape for photos and showings during the winter months.

  • 11/26/2012

    Learn what may happen when renewable subsidies expire and how you can help consumers navigate the world of solar power.

  • 09/18/2012

    While most real estate professionals advise their clients to tend to the yard work, trim the trees, and put out a new welcome mat, they may miss these compelling ideas for sprucing up exteriors.

  • 07/18/2012

    Proper lighting will greatly enhance a home’s presentation. Here are 10 ways to amp things up.