Monthly Archive:: October 2010

Latest Report: What’s In, What’s Out With Home Design

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine Coinciding with a sluggish housing market, home owners have changed their preferences about how space is used and designed in their homes. Function over extravagance has reigned in recent years, along with affordability,...
October 28, 2010

Help Home Owners Make Smart Appliance Buys

Sellers can’t swing the cost of new appliances to make their home more competitive? Give potential buyers the skinny on how to save money on new appliances by sharing the free “Appliance Buying Guides” now available at the REALTOR®...
October 27, 2010

New Upgrades Let You Share Staging Tips on Facebook, Twitter

You asked, and the REALTOR® Content Resource listened: You can now share consumer home ownership articles via Facebook, Twitter, and e-mail directly from the REALTOR® Content Resource. The REALTOR® Content Resource, brought to you by the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF...
October 19, 2010

Kitchens Get a Cozier New Look

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine Kitchens are losing their image as just a place for cooking. They’ve also become a place to gather with family, entertain, and even work, which is influencing how buyers are perceiving the possibilities...
October 18, 2010

The Home of Tomorrow — Now!

By Brian Summerfield, Online Editor, REALTOR® Magazine When the “House of the Future” was unveiled at Disneyland back in the 1950s, it could have been summed up — like The Graduate Benjamin Braddock’s career opportunity — in just one...
October 13, 2010

The Better the Property Photos, the Higher the Sale Price

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine So it looks like you better invest in a digital SLR camera or find a professional photographer to make your new best friend, at least if you want to sell a home for...
October 12, 2010