Monthly Archive:: February 2013

The Worst Colors to Use in a Home

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR(R) Magazine Emerald may be this year’s color of the year and hot hue, but which colors should you avoid? Color research tells us some colors to avoid. Colors that can be considered, as some...
February 25, 2013

Top 10 Remodeling Projects That Offer the Biggest Returns

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR(R) Magazine Home owners are investing in their homes once again, according to recent industry surveys that point to a strong rebound taking hold in home remodeling. Home owners also may be seeing higher gains...
February 18, 2013

5 Items High on Women’s Home Shopping Lists

Women are big decision-makers when it comes to buying and designing a home. Men tend to be more interested in a home’s space and dimensions, but women tend to be more swayed by a home’s aesthetics, layout, and functionality,...
February 11, 2013

Why You Need to Add More Photos to Your Listing NOW

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR(R) Magazine By having at least one photo on your residential listing online, you could increase the sales price by up to 3.9 percent, a new study finds of 4,000 homes evaluated by researchers Justin...
February 4, 2013