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Staged to Sell: A Virtual Transformation

A real estate pro wanted to make sure the presentation of this 1970s home appealed to the widest buyer pool and used virtual staging to show the possibilities. ...
April 15, 2019

How I Staged It: The Master Suite

A calming color scheme and carefully staged space can make buyers fall in love with the master suite. Get inspiration from these photos. ...
March 21, 2019

The 3 Most Important Rooms to Stage in a House

Staging not only results in a quicker sale but also tends to increase the home’s value too, according to the newly released 2019 Profile of Home Staging report conducted by the National Association of REALTORS®....
March 15, 2019

The Jewelry in Your Kitchen Design

Pendant lights that hang from the ceiling above your kitchen island is really a place to show off great lighting and dress up your kitchen. ...
March 11, 2019

7 Surprising Design Trends for the Home: Which Has Staying Power?

Here are some of our picks for biggest design surprises from IBS 2019 and the Kitchen & Bath Industry show....
February 25, 2019

Take a Peek Inside the 2019 New American Home

The New American Home in Henderson, Nev., was unveiled at the 2019 International Builder Show, showcasing building innovation and home design trends. ...
February 22, 2019

How I Staged it: The Fireplace

Peruse this slideshow to see how staging and real estate professionals are accessorizing this hot home feature. ...
February 4, 2019

7 Hot Home Design Trends to Watch in 2019

What is trending in home design in the new year? Here are some of the top trends you can expect to see more of. ...
January 28, 2019

Can a Shipping Container Home Be Stylish? Check This One Out!

A shipping container for hauling heavy freight in trains, trucks, and ships isn’t often associated with anything glamorous. But the housing industry is proving otherwise....
January 21, 2019

High-Tech Home Design From CES 2019

As more homes get teched out, how do you make a home smart but stylish too? CES 2019—Las Vegas’ annual mega tech show—is showing off thousands of high-tech products, including a growing number to outfit a smart home....
January 10, 2019