Saturday
November 1, 2014

Home & Design: Feature Articles

  • 01/05/2012

    These wood-chomping insects can cause tens of thousands of dollars in damage and render properties unsellable. Here’s how to identify and prevent termite infestation.

  • 01/01/2012

    Staging can help you highlight selling features that may otherwise be overlooked by buyers.

  • 12/01/2011

    Sarah Susanka's newly-constructed 'not so big house' in Libertyville, Ill., provides smart ideas for comfort in fewer square feet.

  • 09/01/2011
  • 07/01/2011

    More and more Americans are seriously considering green construction and adding new ­energy-­efficient upgrades—and determining that the cost is worth it.

  • 06/01/2011

    How to battle the neighborhood eyesore when it's next door to your listing.

  • 04/01/2011

    The family pet is an integral member of many households--and an integral factor when buyers are looking for a new place to call home. Here are 4 tips for making sure that your clients find a property that meets the needs of their furry friends.

  • 04/01/2011

    Here are six simple and affordable do-it-yourself projects can greatly increase a home's resale value, according to HomeGain's annual home improvement and staging survey.

  • 04/01/2011

    How much water does this shrub need? Will that tree get enough sun? Is this hole deep enough? It’s easy to misjudge and make a mess out of the landscaping. Here are common garden blunders.

  • 03/01/2011

    Stunning curb appeal can make buyers fall in love with a home from the moment they pull up in their car. But equally important in today’s Web-driven world is ensuring that your listings’ curb appeal transfers to online photos. Here are a few simple, no cost ways to get curb appeal in your property photos.