Luxury listing: sun-drenched duplex in Turtle Bay

Luxury listing: sun-drenched duplex in Turtle Bay

Full of light thanks to floor-to-ceiling windows in every room, this spacious duplex in Midtown Manhattan's Turtle Bay neighborhood takes the natural rays a step further with an expansive private terrace. The home's kitchen comes equipped with high-e...
By Inman | Wednesday, October 5, 2016
Houzz kitchen tour: minty-green blast of nostalgia

Houzz kitchen tour: minty-green blast of nostalgia

When a couple in Chicago purchased this early 20th century home in the city’s Humboldt Park neighborhood, they knew their kitchen needed a major overhaul. They decided to turn back the clock when moving forward with modern upgrades, enlisting the h...
By Inman | Thursday, August 11, 2016
Which home remodeling projects have the best ROI?

Which home remodeling projects have the best ROI?

It’s easy to create a "top 10" list of remodeling projects' return on invesment. But not all projects are created equal. Would you put a front door on the same playing field as a bathroom addition ......
By Chris Rediger | Thursday, August 11, 2016
3 ways that you should be using Facebook to showcase panoramic shots

3 ways that you should be using Facebook to showcase panoramic shots

If you've been using Facebook over the past year or so, you've started to see the rise of the 360 videos. The 360 degree videos are shot using a 360 video camera (most popularly, the Ricoh Theta S) and selecting the special checkbox when uploading to...
By Jason Cassity | Thursday, August 11, 2016
6 things that’ll help sell a home faster

6 things that’ll help sell a home faster

Often, what helps a home sell faster is also what helps a home sell for more. Surprisingly enough, just having a low price isn’t the key. Homesellers need to think of their property as a product — something to market ......
By Bryan Robertson | Tuesday, August 2, 2016
7 home fixes you must complete before selling

7 home fixes you must complete before selling

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 yo...
By Cara Ameer | Monday, July 18, 2016
10 thrifty DIY upgrades to make your home feel expensive

10 thrifty DIY upgrades to make your home feel expensive

Upgrading your home yourself shouldn't cost you a ton of money to do, but is it possible to make a difference on a tight budget? Of course! It doesn’t take a ton of money or expertise to improve your home. As proof, here are 10 inexpensive upgrades...
By Kyle Draper | Thursday, July 14, 2016
Cobble Hill terrace Luxury listing: New penthouse in Cobble Hill

Luxury listing: New penthouse in Cobble Hill

This penthouse in Cobble Hill is part of a new condo development. Featuring a private rooftop terrace with panoramic city views, the open-layout home is decked out with numerous kitchen and bathroom appliances and fixtures from award-winning manufact...
By Inman | Wednesday, June 22, 2016
A woman's hand holding out a gift 10 perfect housewarming gifts for your clients

10 perfect housewarming gifts for your clients

Purchasing a home can be overwhelming and exciting for a new buyer. As freshly minted homeowners, buyers are often wrapped up in all the pleasantries that homeownership affords. Finding the perfect housewarming gift can be a fun task for an agent -- ...
By Kellie Tinnin | Wednesday, June 15, 2016
21 tips for first-time homebuyers

21 tips for first-time homebuyers

First-time homebuyers can easily be caught off guard by unexpected surprises. Here are 21 tips that will quickly get homebuyers up to speed and ready for a successful house hunt ......
By Heather Sittig Jackson | Thursday, May 12, 2016
10 things your home stager better know

10 things your home stager better know

Contract signed, marketing plan created, photographer scheduled -- now what? Hire a professional stager, of course. According to the National Association of Realtors 2015 "Profile of Home Staging" survey, over 81 percent of buyers find it easier to v...
By Debbie Biery | Wednesday, May 11, 2016
‘If you’ve got them, flaunt them:’ 15 design features that raise home sales

‘If you’ve got them, flaunt them:’ 15 design features that raise home sales

Maybe it's the abundance of addicting home rehab reality shows or the all the future dinner parties you plan in your head during the home search (complete with the best the conversation pieces), but homebuyers love design, character and quirks. And i...
By Caroline Feeney | Thursday, April 14, 2016
How to create closing gifts worthy of spring

How to create closing gifts worthy of spring

"Indoor Kitchen Gardening: Turn your Home Into a Year-Round Vegetable Garden," is filled to the brim with personality, and it includes everything one would possibly need to know on the subject. It's also the perfect starting point for agents looking ...
By Rachael Hite | Wednesday, March 9, 2016
Houzz survey dishes up recipe for 2016’s super kitchen

Houzz survey dishes up recipe for 2016’s super kitchen

"The super kitchen has literally become a living room, family room and office with layouts and decor that challenge us to define where the kitchen ends and where the rest of the home begins," said Nino Sitchinava, principal economist at Houzz ......
By Rachael Hite | Monday, January 25, 2016
Video listing of the day: Quintessential Northwest nature

Video listing of the day: Quintessential Northwest nature

This compound offers 1500 feet of low bank waterfront on the edge of 65 forested acres. The historic property has been in the same family for 60 years and includes four homes, including the renovated boat house with a full kitchen. ......
By Inman | Thursday, October 29, 2015
Why I never fear a foreclosure

Why I never fear a foreclosure

The first few years after the real estate crash led to a flurry of investors snatching up foreclosed properties, rehabbing and renting them out, then reselling a few years later at a profit. For some it worked out, but for others, the appreciation n...
By John Majalca | Thursday, October 22, 2015
6 reasons now is the time to buy off-plan property in Spain

6 reasons now is the time to buy off-plan property in Spain

As Tranio has seen first-hand, buyers are choosing off-plan property in Spain. Consumer protection is stronger, and strict obligations on quality, delivery and materials coupled with heightened liability for developers has brought Spain's off-plan ma...
By Yulia Kozhevnikova | Monday, October 5, 2015
Thumbnail Investing in curb appeal pays off

Investing in curb appeal pays off

It might seem counterintuitive to invest money in a home you're selling. Wouldn't it be better to save that money for improvements on your next home? Even though the home sale market has improved impressively, buyers still pay more for homes th...
By Dian Hymer | Monday, February 18, 2013