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A Look Back: Best Home Design Trends From 2013

What a year for home design it’s been! A recovering housing market has led more home owners to spruce up their interiors. As designers take a look forward of what will be trending in 2014, let’s take a look...
December 23, 2013

Would You Buy a ‘Haunted’ House? 32% of Buyers Say They Would!

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine Haunted houses must not be too spooky because 32 percent of potential home buyers say they’d buy a haunted house or a home with suspected paranormal activity, according to a new Realtor.com survey....
October 29, 2012

Sellers, Agents Mostly Agree on Top Home Improvement Projects

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine Both real estate agents and home sellers see the value in simple home improvement projects, saying they believe small renovations can go a long way in helping a home sell faster and for...
September 10, 2012

Should You Stage Homes for the Holidays?

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine The majority of real estate professionals encourage their clients to list their home during the holidays because, they say, the holidays can be a great time to sell a home, according to a...
December 19, 2011

Desire to Go Green in 2010

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine Nearly 50 percent of American adults say that their New Year’s resolution for 2010 is to go green, and even more said they are going to strive to reduce their household energy usage...
February 18, 2010