A $50 gallon of paint can result in a huge return on investment for homeowners, according to Zillow’s 2017 Paint Color Analysis study.

by Marian McPherson | Jun 1

Forget about going around the world in 80 days — instead, transport yourself in a few steps with chic decor that pays homage to various cultures, spanning from the snowy plains of Scandinavia to the hot sands of the Sahara.

by Marian McPherson | Sep 27

The process of getting a property ready to put on the market can seem daunting enough. There’s clearing the clutter, endless amounts of cleaning, organizing and scrutinizing your property with a fine-tooth comb. What needs attention and what can you leave alone?

by Cara Ameer | Jul 18

Modern moms and dads with adult children at home apparently have at least one ground rule: We’ll share a roof but not a bathroom. An infographic and expert analysis by Lawnstarter suggests that parents who welcome their kids with open arms are perhaps finding comfort (and sanity) in large spaces — specifically, those with plenty of rooms for showering and sleeping.

by Caroline Feeney | Jun 8

So your clients have decided to sell their home. They’ve had a lot of decisions to make, like hiring an agent — so now your homesellers need your expertise to actually sell the house. On things like creating a marketing campaign and deciding how to stage the home.

by Joseph Rand | Apr 21

When you look at a listing that boasts a “full bath,” what do you envision? A sink, toilet, shower and tub? Or does a sink, toilet and shower suffice?

by Marian McPherson | Mar 1

The baby boomer generation (born between 1946 and 1964) will have a significant impact on the housing market over the next several years. Baby boomers currently account for 40 percent of U.S. households but hold 54 percent of household wealth. Experts predict that this group will spend $1 out of every $4 on new home purchases or rent in the next five years.

by Eddy Lang | Nov 10

Now it begins — the landscapers, contractors, the multiple cleaning crews, the trips to the consignment store, the Salvation Army truck and garages packed with so much stuff that you can’t park your car — and the bills. Why? Staging.

by Bernice Ross | Oct 26

At 30,000 square feet on five floors, built of solid granite and steel infrastructure, and featuring 12 bedrooms, 19 bathrooms, an indoor basketball court, movie theatre, 11-car garages, 4,000-bottle wine cellar, elevator, extraordinary finish details, ultimate privacy and security, and construction specifications rarely seen outside of commercial construction many times its size, this is a magnificent structure that doesn’t forget it’s a home first.

by Inman | Sep 17