December 10, 2017

Home & Design: Feature Articles

  • 03/01/2012

    When advising sellers on how to prep their home for sale, let the four C’s of staging be your guide. Here’s the green way to make the listing clean, clutter-free, colorful, and creative.

  • 02/13/2012

    Warm weather is just a month or two away in many parts of the country. Here are some steps you can take to make outdoor areas more livable during long, sun-filled days.

  • 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.